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As a consequence of the latest attempt at blowing up an airliner, the right-wing fear brigade is cranking up the Islamophobia again. As Faiz Shakir points out at Think Progress,
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 542 comments on Mon Dec 28, 2009 at 11:29 AM PST with 1051 Recommends
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 599 comments on Sat Jun 25, 2011 at 04:32 AM PDT with 883 Recommends
In 1955, Emmett Till's mother made the tough decision to have an open casket funeral for her ...
by 8ackgr0und N015e
Comment Count 647 comments on Tue Feb 02, 2010 at 09:02 PM PST with 712 Recommends
Tallahassee Democrat senior writer Stephen Price was singled out and asked to leave the ...
by thinkbridge
Comment Count 415 comments on Sat Aug 02, 2008 at 12:36 PM PDT with 669 Recommends
Tuesday in Phoenix, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's civil contempt hearing began, and the first day was a doozie. US District Judge Murray Snow ordered Sheriff Arpaio to appear at the hearing ...
by Mother Mags
Comment Count 315 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 02:35 PM PDT with 643 Recommends
Over the last few months, our son has been recovering from a severe concussion from a sports injury, and as a result, he's been restricted from doing just about anything. So, when the doctor gave ...
by bkamr
Comment Count 297 comments on Sun Jun 16, 2013 at 06:23 AM PDT with 635 Recommends
The latest news on why boycotting Arizona is a good idea in light of their controversial new "racial profiling" laws against Latino-looking people, called SB 1070,
by mahakali overdrive
Comment Count 655 comments on Sat Apr 24, 2010 at 10:27 AM PDT with 631 Recommends
As usual, I am in no position to be writing here as I'm under heavy writing deadlines. However , after reading today that GOP legislators in Michigan, Okalahoma,
by mahakali overdrive
Comment Count 470 comments on Mon May 10, 2010 at 10:23 AM PDT with 564 Recommends
By now, everyone is aware of the arrest of Harvard Professor Louis Henry Gates, which occurred outside of is Cambridge home last week. Just this afternoon, police officers and their representatives ...
by Justashotaway
Comment Count 1145 comments on Fri Jul 24, 2009 at 10:11 AM PDT with 457 Recommends
A verdict has been reached in the Renisha McBride murder trial. Guilty of murder in the 2nd degree. Guilty on manslaughter. Guilty of felony firearms charges. Theodore Wafer has been found ...
by TrueBlueMajority
Comment Count 301 comments on Thu Aug 07, 2014 at 11:51 AM PDT with 430 Recommends
Cross-posted at Muzikal Thoughts I wasn't going to post a diary here until after I ...
by Muzikal203
Comment Count 569 comments on Fri Jul 24, 2009 at 10:41 AM PDT with 416 Recommends
Brandon McKean was actually stopped on Thanksgiving Day. His crime? Walking down the street with his hands in his pockets. The cop said he was making people nervous. BTW, it was 33 degrees in ...
Comment Count 339 comments on Sat Nov 29, 2014 at 07:13 PM PST with 406 Recommends
Back in March of this year, 21 year old Greg Zullo was driving Route 7 in Wallingford. He was pulled over by State Trooper Lewis Hatch. Officer Hatch pulled Mr. Zullo over because his license ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 202 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 11:46 AM PDT with 398 Recommends
Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina Foster parents Ricky and Stacy Tyler left the side entrance door unlocked for 18 year old DeShawn Currie, on Monday afternoon - aware DeShawn was coming home early ...
by I give in to sin
Comment Count 292 comments on Wed Oct 08, 2014 at 09:42 AM PDT with 395 Recommends
19 yr old Renisha McBride left home on Friday afternoon. Sometime on Saturday morning she had an accident, found out that her cell phone battery had died, decided to get out of her car and go seek ...
by JoanMar
Comment Count 294 comments on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 05:23 PM PST with 393 Recommends
by jelmattrawy
Comment Count 211 comments on Sat May 20, 2006 at 11:04 AM PDT with 339 Recommends
Apparently Mika got up this morning with the intent of doing a Rev Wright Coverage as it related to the Professor Gates situation. She seem to be fully on board in wanting to believe what ever ...
Comment Count 656 comments on Fri Jul 24, 2009 at 07:38 AM PDT with 338 Recommends
Yes I'm guilty. Can we move on now? Very quietly this week, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's attorneys filed papers admitting that the ...
by Mother Mags
Comment Count 156 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 12:04 PM PDT with 335 Recommends
Chris Rock fitting the description of a known fugitive—black professor guy Chris Rock is a very well-known public figure. He is a wealthy man. He drives an expensive car. None of these things are ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 172 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 09:38 AM PDT with 293 Recommends
This. A truly magnificent photo of the NYC protest - the photo is from the US Uncut Facebook page. Here is the caption: Right now, tens of thousands of people are marching through New York ...
by Leslie Salzillo
Comment Count 83 comments on Sat Dec 13, 2014 at 03:41 PM PST with 272 Recommends