The Supreme CourtâEUR(TM)s 2015 term ended this week. The Court issued landmark decisions âEUR" most notably the expansion of marriage equality across the country and the preservation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)...
'What does a Black body look like today in the place where they sold human beings 250 years ago? No other medium but photography and film could do that.' This is GREAT and I have ENORMOUS ADMIRATION for this very brave artist. Braver than her detractors.
A Saginaw Valley State University student was charged with a felony because he waited for a brightly lit area to stop instead of immediately pulling over when police signaled. "I live in Detroit, and I know some people who were robbed by fake police ...
Video dedicated to His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama on his 80th birthday, July 6th 2015, on behalf of the Central Tibetan Administration, the Tibetan people, and their friends and supporters all over the world... om mani padme hum
He also knew that capitalist expansion was not eternally sustainable. And as we witness the denouement of capitalism and the disintegration of globalism, Karl Marx is vindicated as capitalism's most prescient and important critic.
A judgeâEUR(TM)s decision to release the former candidate for Congress on bail after he was recorded threatening to stab, shoot and firebomb a Muslim community in upstate New York has been criticized by civil rights activists.
Sexual purity movements, past and present, are not ultimately about promoting a biblical view of sexuality. They are about explaining large-scale culture crises [e.g. Anglo-Saxon decline, the Cold War, changing gender roles and sexual mores] and
At the end of June, four predominantly black churches were burned down by arsonists in a clear attempt to strike a blow at the heart of the black community. As fellow children of God, we stand with our sisters and brothers to help them rebuild...
Mainstream media outlets routinely quote the views of Michael Hill in their coverage of the debate over the Confederate flag ~ even though the leader of the secessionist group League of the South (LOS) is an admitted racist who spews hateful rhetoric.
Just days after voting to allow gay marriages to be performed in their churches, church leaders have voted to divest more than $350 million of their interests from the fossil fuel industry. The third major denomination to do so. "It's a Moral Issue."
Muhammad al-Kasbeh is not the first Palestinian teen to be killed for attempting to overcome Israel's racist system of permits and its violent occupation. Killings of Palestinians by IOF, including children, are almost never credibly investigated.
This video tells the story of some inmates and some puppies. The inmates are working out, lifting weights and exercising but when the dogs walk in, they just canâEUR(TM)t believe their eyes. They spoke to the dogs in really high voices
A high-profile shooting, like the June 17 crime that left dead nine members of a historically black church in Charleston, South Carolina, is typically followed by calls for greater gun control, along with counter arguments that the best way to stop...
No discussion of race is possible without a discussion of capitalism and class. And until that discussion takes place, despite all the proposed reforms to the criminal justice system, the state will continue to murder and imprison poor people of color
Countless Palestinians living under Israeli military occupation in the West Bank and Gaza Strip struggle daily as a result of injuries from the army. According to the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights, approximately 31,000 Palestinians were injured ...
If youâEUR(TM)re a NFL fan who isnâEUR(TM)t cool with state capitols proudly hoisting a banner synonymous with slavery, segregation, lynchings and hate, you shouldnâEUR(TM)t be cool with WashingtonâEUR(TM)s racist nickname. No matter how much you love the team.
As MitchellâEUR(TM)s fame spread, Joan Baez attended her show in New York, and at a Florida club, she met David Crosby, who invited her to Los Angeles and convinced Reprise Records to record her first album, Song to a Seagull, produced by Crosby, with~