Justice

Jeff Sessions. Photo: Gage Skidmore--Wikimedia.

This was the pointed message from Senator Cory A. Booker (D-NJ) to U.S. attorney general Jeff Sessions: “At a time when people across the...

Trump. Photo: Gage Skidmore. Flickr

The Left used to be a strong force in the politics of the US, right up to the end of the Vietnam War in the mid-1970s.

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President Trump -- stone hearted budget when it comes to most vulnerable children. Photo: Gage Skidmore-Flickr

Our nation’s budget should reflect our nation’s...

 

“Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.”--Martin Luther King, Jr.

“I Love the Poorly Educated...

[Announcement]

Left to right: Ousted Vice President Riek Machar, a military officer in middle, and...

Attorney General Sessions. Photo Gage Skidmore--Flickr

Report Finds Rollbacks on Civil Rights...

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries. Photo--Flickr

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-New York) and fellow House Judiciary Democrats wrote a letter to their Republican counterparts,...

Dr. Karenga. Photo--Facebook

There is a rising arctic winter wind blowing our way, ravishing the rights, lands and lives of the people. And it is an irony of history that the people who...

Ida B. Wells--photo Wikipedia

[Reflections]

Legacies: Women Pioneers in Journalism-- Two "Troublemaking" Idas...

 

May must be commemorated as a Month of Infamy for all African Americans. Yet even in the 21st Century there are many...

Child assassin Oliver--Murdered a straight-A student. Photo: Facebook

[Speaking Truth To Power]

Last Saturday, 15-year-old Jordan Edwards was shot and killed in Balch Springs, Texas...

Marian Wright Edelman

[Child Watch: Education]


This is how New Mexico State Senator Michael Padilla describes the practice: “In 2017,...

Bill O’Reilly -- The B.S. Factor

[Post-mortem]

Media Matters for America summed it well: "Bill O’Reilly has helped set the bar for the normalization and dissemination of right-wing...

The loathsome Judge Taney--his legacy lives.

[Speaking Truth To Power]

Monday Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor denounced the American judicial system's tendency to protect...

Christina Swarns, Litigating Director of the NAACP Legal Defense & Education Fund, co-representing Mumia in court. Photo credit: Joe Piette...

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