One hundred and twenty-nine years ago today, history was made at the Haymarket Square in Chicago, Illinois.
This piece of history was so critically important to the lives of working men and ...
Look, I don't know what we're supposed to do about our bullshit political system but it seems to me that it must start with facing up to the facts.
Believing that this time, someone is actually ...
Langston Hughes' poem, " Harlem " has been floating around in my head, as I watch footage from Baltimore.
What happens to a dream deferred?
Does it dry up
like a raisin in the sun?
Or fester like ...
I keep a close watch on this heart of mine
I keep my eyes wide open all the time
I keep the ends out for the tie that binds
Because you're mine, I walk the line
I Walk the Line , by Johnny Cash
Three tropical cyclones churned the waters around Australia on March 11, 2015, including Pam, which reached ...
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Those who pay even casual attention to The Great GMO Debate are likely aware ...
So, I learned of this Michael Eric Dyson/Cornel West thing in Black Kos last Friday.
My first thought on actually reading "The Ghost of Cornel West" was that this has to be the most acrimonious ...
There are a lot of urgent issues out there today but when we win a small victory we need to acknowledge it because they are too few and far between. Having a large corporate food industry entity ...
Thank you, thank you, thank you!
Thanks to Saturday's fundraiser, I now have a spanking new laptop that will be arriving shortly.
Also...there were some funds leftover after my equipment was ...
"Richie threatened to stab me. Should I press charges?"
This was the call I got while at work over a month ago from my roommate Charlie. Richie is our other room-mate. Charlie had just moved in ...