Langston Hughes' poem, " Harlem " has been floating around in my head, as I watch footage from Baltimore.
What happens to a dream deferred?
Does it dry up
like a raisin in the sun?
Or fester like ...
No snarky comment here. Not for this image.
'Why?' It's the most useful one word sentence in the English language. It's how we begin the search for causes, for understanding, for truth. We have to ...
Freddie Gray being loaded into the Baltimore Police Van.
Again, because the Baltimore Police refuse to release any real statements from the officers involved in the April 12th arrest and April 19th ...
This is a followup diary to the one I posted last week ,
The polls open UK wide in one week. But the most interesting part of the election is happening in Scotland.
Here's a map of Scotland in 2010 along with the most recent Polling projections for ...
British Prime Minister David Cameron
For over a hundred years, British politics has largely functioned as a three-party ...
International Longshore and Warehouse Union Local 10 in the Bay Area will use its monthly stop-work meeting on Friday to idle the ports of Oakland and San Francisco to protest recent ...
There are times when the media really does their best to sicken us all. This ...
Freddie Gray in the hospital after surgeries attempting to save his life
Exactly what is it about being conservative that makes one want to lie about young black men who have been killed by police?
This is a must-read from Awesomely Luvvie (Luvvie Ajayi) from last December about the very predictable response that can be expected when there's an egregious example of injustice, violence, ...