The first two steps toward uplifting young black men are simple: Stop killing them and stop locking them in prison for nonviolent offenses.
That is the first sentence of this powerful Washington ...
$343 is not that much money...but it is needed by tomorrow. I posted a diary earlier via the Daily Kos Fund Raisers group, but it didn't get much attention and only raised $60 - which I and Fineena ...
I Got The News Today (IGTNT) is one of the oldest continuous series on Daily Kos. It is a way for our community to pay respect to those who have died as a result of war.
The beautiful logo was ...
Unable are the loved to die. For love is immortality. ~Emily Dickinson
I Got the News Today (IGTNT) is a diary series intended to honor service members who have died as a result of the wars in ...
Mohammed Tuaiman and his younger brother
Less than a week before Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh was burned to death by ISIS, 13-year old Mohammed Tuaiman al-Jahmi died a horrific death just ...
I just got this note from Jack Thompson, Cedwyn's father.
"Cedwyn passed away tonight, quietly, gracefully and at peace."
He continued "Please pass our appreciation and gratitude to all of the ...
Tonight, we light a candle of memory against the darkness of grief and loss. Tonight, we remember
This retrospective is a compilation of 2014's "...
I Got The News Today (IGTNT), which is one of the oldest continuous series on Daily Kos, provides members of this community a venue to pay their respects to those who have died as a result of the ...
Since 2001, 2356 U.S. troops have lost their lives while serving in Afghanistan, and since 2003, 4489 U.S. troops have lost their lives while serving in Iraq.
The IGTNT (I Got The News Today) ...
In Flanders Fields
by Lt. Col. John McRae, MD, (1872-1918)
In Flanders Fields the poppies blow
Between the crosses row on row
That mark our place, and in the sky
The larks, still bravely singing,