Daniel Chong left for 5 days, handcuffed, without food or water or toilet—in a holding cell
The LA Times is reporting on Daniel Chong, a 23-year-old UC San Diego engineering student who was ...
(Some) white folks haven't changed in over 40 years.* (Image courtesy of The Center of the Study of Political Graphics. Cartoonist is possibly Emory Douglas, former Minister of Culture for the Black ...
Which is it?
This is a problem. Day in and day out, in every major city across America, police officers are driving in from out ...
Police pull up suddenly on some young black men. One of them runs. A cops gives chase. "Shots fired." One more dead. "I feared for my life."
This is a script that is running on loopback in cities ...
I am a white son of Ferguson, Mo.
I am a son of Dellwood, Castle Point, Moline Acres, Jennings, St. Ann, Riverview Gardens, Northwoods and Normandy and north St. Louis County.
I am a St. Louis ...
Fox News made a major oops on Monday afternoon, and not of the usual Fox News kind. This wasn't a partisan lie about Obamacare or anything like that. No, a Fox ...
One thing you can say about Texas, their nutty Tea-baggers can always surprise the hell out of you. Just when you thought it would be impossible for a Texas Governor to come along and make Rick ...
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 ...
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 ...
The Baltimore Sun made the following claim about the riots on Monday:
The incident stemmed from a flier that circulated widely among city school students via social media about a “purge” to ...