Update: Good lord -- Baltimore is burning! Please let this end.
There have been many great diaries today on the tragic rioting in Baltimore following the funeral of Freddie Gray. Tasini's "...
Cartoon decrying the Hamburg massacre of July 1876
As people raise a hue and cry, for a media minute, about yet another police murder of an unarmed black man—this time Walter Scott ...
We had visitors in from the Midwest (Kansas City) this weekend, folks we hadn't seen in many years. This was their first trip to New York and they wanted to do touristy things, which was fine. Now ...
So I watched it again.
And it made me cry again.
More below the divider doodle.
I'm probably going to delete this diary in a couple of days, because some of the information that follows is not just personal, but potentially identifying (less by other users,
Harold Meyerson has a column in today's Washington Post Opinion pages: Today’s GOP is the party of Jefferson Davis, not of Lincoln
Though incendiary, it is a remark I've heard made before, but ...
Another unarmed black man has been shot dead by a white police officer.
The video can be watched here . I will not be posting or otherwise sharing it online.
I do not want to contribute to the ...
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Upcoming Hearings and Trials
Ofc. Dante Servin, charged with Involuntary Manslaughter in the death of Rekia Boyd . Trial scheduled to begin ...
Navajo wanted me to add a picture taken at my nephew's wedding. It's below the squiggle
I’m sure many here don’t know me. That’s fine
Some of you do, and I’ve heard (through ...