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by Black Kos
Comment Count 558 comments on Tue Nov 17, 2009 at 12:01 PM PST with 167 Recommends
A hero left us yesterday. Photo credit: The Birmingham News/Tamika ...
by Aji
Comment Count 82 comments on Fri Jan 18, 2013 at 05:34 PM PST with 153 Recommends
This weekend, in preparation for his second term, Sam Brownback delivered some profound words to the crowd present at his ball: http://www.kansas.com/news/politics-government/article5968662.html "...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 134 comments on Sun Jan 11, 2015 at 09:37 AM PST with 140 Recommends
On the last day of the 2006-07 Term, the U.S. Supreme Court has struck down the voluntary integration policies used by the Seattle and Louisville public schools. As shouldn't be a surprise to ...
by The Maven
Comment Count 334 comments on Thu Jun 28, 2007 at 07:40 AM PDT with 128 Recommends
White Detroit residents protest black occupancy of the Sojourner Truth Homes, Feb. 1942. Does this photo from 1942 bother you? It should. But what should bother us more is the current status ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 245 comments on Sun Feb 19, 2012 at 05:00 PM PST with 123 Recommends
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal can't take sides against racists. Controversy , down in Georgia! Gov. Nathan Deal won't take sides in the controversy over ...
by kos
Comment Count 142 comments on Mon Apr 15, 2013 at 09:56 AM PDT with 110 Recommends
Dear Elizabeth: Dear ...
by shanikka
Comment Count 108 comments on Mon Jul 02, 2007 at 04:00 AM PDT with 110 Recommends
North Carolina's Wake County School Board has had a 5-4 Republican majority since low-turnout races in 2009 unseated some Democrats. Republican Ron Margiotta was then named chairman and he has not ...
by KingofSpades
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Oct 11, 2011 at 06:44 PM PDT with 66 Recommends
The 12 most frustrating things I saw - or didn't see - watching Waiting for Superman : Re-posted from my blog - The repeated montages ...
by jre
Comment Count 198 comments on Sun Feb 20, 2011 at 10:56 AM PST with 61 Recommends
People who feel a part of the national community do not join ISIS. It is disturbing, to say the least, to hear that an American was killed fighting ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 155 comments on Sun Aug 31, 2014 at 04:30 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
by Jerome a Paris
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Nov 13, 2005 at 11:37 AM PST with 32 Recommends
Hazleton, Pennsylvania, is a small city (population: 25,000) that once boasted a thriving coal mining industry, but today has an unemployment rate double the national one. It's best known now as the ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Jun 17, 2013 at 07:14 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
A recent article on TIME.com follows the story of a young undocumented mother from Oaxaca, Mexico, whose baby, born in ...
by ImmigrationPolicyCenter
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Aug 28, 2009 at 12:07 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
Ég er á lífi . I am alive. That's the first thing I told friends and family members after I was able to get ahold of them after arriving in my new country. I must apologize for the lack of ...
by Rei
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Feb 25, 2012 at 05:54 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Way to go, Wake County (N.C.) School Board! You've put our county smackdab in the middle of the national spotlight. Hurray!! We used to grab headlines for educational excellence and innovation, and ...
by MsSpentyouth
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Jan 19, 2011 at 04:03 PM PST with 24 Recommends
Integration worked. Why have we rejected it? This profound question is at the heart of an excellent article by David L. Kirp in today's NYT. The piece discusses the rise and fall of racially ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun May 20, 2012 at 06:50 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Today may be tax day for some, teabag day for nuts, but for those who love baseball, it is Jackie Robinson Day. The NY Times Reports:
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 29 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2009 at 05:53 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
By Michele Waslin Each year, the White House awards the Presidential ...
by ImmigrationPolicyCenter
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Dec 14, 2010 at 10:00 AM PST with 22 Recommends
On June 11, 1963, an African American woman was escorted by the Attorney General of the United States to register at the all-white University of Alabama. The U.S. Attorney General was Nicholas ...
by johnnygunn
Comment Count 37 comments on Fri Jun 12, 2009 at 04:52 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
by 8ackgr0und N015e
Comment Count 52 comments on Sat Sep 16, 2006 at 09:54 PM PDT with 19 Recommends