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1920-1932! So many issues with salience in today's politics. Evolution (the Scopes Trial)! Injustice (Sacco and Vanzetti, the Scottsboro Boys)! Economic issues (The stock market crash of 1929 and ...
by Dave in Northridge
Comment Count 50 comments on Fri Mar 08, 2013 at 04:10 PM PST with 52 Recommends
The class action lawsuit against NYPD's criminal stop and frisk policy is under way. Two of the officers testifying in the case, Officers Adhyl Polanco and Pedro Serrano, have indicated that the ...
by IndiePundit
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Mar 24, 2013 at 11:26 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
by Yellow Dog Dem Woman
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Jan 05, 2006 at 03:51 PM PST with 22 Recommends
Adrian Schoolcraft, an officer with the New York Police Department. From Gawker.com: NYPD Officer Sent To Psych Ward By Superiors After Reporting Corruption While working out of the 81st precinct ...
by wretchedhive
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Mar 16, 2012 at 09:24 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
LEFT UNITY HAS BEEN CREATED! Yes, this is the new political party, not necessarily the reality of "Left Unity" itself. Like all births, it is never easy. But it has the possibility of actually ...
by NY brit expat
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Dec 08, 2013 at 03:00 PM PST with 12 Recommends
"He keeps on leaving me messages or sending me Valentine's cards or flowers, roses." *****
by bugscuffle
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon May 04, 2009 at 12:25 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
This is a piece is an excerpt from a series I wrote (Losing What We Never Had)for the Black Agenda Report. In light of the recent coverage concerning Barack Obama's stance on the vital ...
by Dr Rhymes
Comment Count 66 comments on Wed Aug 06, 2008 at 03:26 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
This piece is crossposted from NCRM with permission from the author, Tanya Domi. NEW CIVIL RIGHTS MOVMENT: GOP War on Women Demands a New Agenda “Feminism” with a capital “F” is making a ...
by LOrion
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Mar 20, 2012 at 10:47 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
I'm not a lawyer or a political science professor. I'm just an ordinary citizen who is curious about how our political system works. So I was wondering: What is the Constitutional basis for using ...
by Ira Krakow
Comment Count 43 comments on Sun Feb 18, 2007 at 03:56 AM PST with 4 Recommends
by xaxnar
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Sep 05, 2006 at 09:37 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
In October of 2005, Rich Karlgaard, publisher of Forbes magazine, wrote a piece called Talent Wars . In it he recalls flying on a Delta Shuttle flight with Bill Gates when he had asked him, “What ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 24 comments on Thu Jun 20, 2013 at 10:01 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Advocacy for gender parity on US corporate boards appeals to the American capitalist. The problem is, even this pro-business strategy is moving the needle at a snail's pace. Written by Sheila Bapat 
by RH Reality Check
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Sep 11, 2012 at 01:36 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Senate bill S. 744 is the proposed immigration bill named “Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act”. Based on an assessment by a new report from the ...
by Bud Meyers
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Jun 20, 2013 at 09:31 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
In less than a month, we will choose the next President of the U.S. Last Tuesday night's debate should have been a game changer; if you're still undecided, you're not paying attention.
by zoee2102
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Oct 14, 2008 at 05:22 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
It's not just the $70 billion; it's not just the added costs of health care, pensions, etc. over the next 20 years, either. It's not even all those and the added debt, and therefore the interest ...
by douglassmyth
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Feb 05, 2007 at 12:37 PM PST with 1 Recommend