"Between the time of his charges and his latest jailing, Robertson had been sentenced to a stretch in jail over outstanding fines. Sherwood police officers came to his door, demanding money and threatening arrest." Peace.
This month 71 years ago, the US cropped nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, on August 6 and 9 respectively.'Racism' is probably not the first word that springs to mind as we reflect on these terrible events, and their immediate and ongoign aftermath.
'The fact that people are still talking about San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refusing to stand for the national anthem Friday is testament to the power the anthem still manages to command. Kaepernick explained later that to him, the anth