Jerry Moran just helping a fellow Kansan get the word out.
The Senate chambers were nearly empty Thursday when Republican Sen. Jerry Moran popped up behind the podium to do a favor for a ...
Concern over Africa's largest outbreak of Ebola in seven years is moving up to a higher level as the death toll rises and the spread of the epidemic moves into an unusual pattern breaking out at ...
Rosa Parks' booking photo upon being arrested on December 1, 1955
for refusing to give up her seat on a Montgomery AL bus
This coming Tuesday ...
Certain activities in the United States are lethal or criminal based solely on the racial composition of the person doing them. Driving while black, for instance, prompts suspicion across the country.
Mark of shame
From the moment the ghoulish Ohio Assistant Attorney General Thomas Madden told convicted murderer Dennis McGuire that he wasn'...
My pop, Everett Hoagland, the former poet laureate of New Bedford, Massachusetts , was a good friend of the recently departed Poet and Activist Amiri Baraka . I asked my dad the other day: "How ...
( Thanks to Kossack sc kitty for posting in comments )
Taking a page from the Moral Monday Movement in North ...
Roll call and lurkers come out edition
Commentary by dopper0189, Black Kos Managing Editor
Welcome to the Black Kos Front Porch-newcomers, and oldtimers. This is our first Black Kos diary of ...
Portrait of Myrtilla Miner, from her biography by Ellen O'Connor
Far too many of the women who made a difference in our entwined histories—white and black—are forgotten or overlooked. One ...