Salon's Bill Curry says it very well here: Bernie Sanders really matters: He doesn’t have to win to build a progressive movement Stop thinking about winners, losers and the dumb horse race. Let's ...
José Martí and cigar workers on the steps of V.V. Ybor's factory, 1893
Imagine my surprise this morning, when my usual ...
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
The Declaration of Independence was the foundation that this country was built on. The sentiments included in it are no less important today than they were when it was first written and delivered. ...
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Has anyone visited the comment section of an MSN news story, which involved police brutality of blacks, or just blacks? If you have, you probably noticed an ill feeling in your gut as you read the ...
is the title of this short piece by Eugene Robinson in the Post Partisan section of the Washington Post .
Robinson reminds us that the entire incident reeks of racial bias.
Gray was on a street ...
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Besides standing up against Trade Deals that end up exporting American Jobs;
Besides calling for more equitable Tax rates on the Wealthy, that will reduce the dangerous and growing gaps in Income ...