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Bolshevist, Communist, Terrorist – Black: Connecting the War on Terror to #BlackLivesMatter

If you’re not watching John Oliver’s Last Week Tonight, you should be.  It’s always funny and on-point, and it has great coverage of international issues. This week, Oliver described some … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

South Carolinians on why the Confederate flag must be taken down

Originally posted on Fusion:
On Saturday, more than 1,500 gathered in Columbia, South Carolina, for the “Take It Down” rally, demanding that the Confederate flag be removed from the State…

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Navajo Nation Investigates Albuquerque Police Department’s Pattern of Violence against Native People

Originally posted on La Jicarita:
By DAVID CORREIA Johnny Descheny, a Navajo Nation Council delegate, pulled into the parking lot of the Farmington Wal-Mart in early June of 2006 and…

June 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

‘They took the whole thing as a joke’: Why Rekia Boyd’s killer went free

Originally posted on Fusion:
Rekia Boyd was shot in the head by an off-duty Chicago police officer. On the day of her funeral, her family was sent a box of…

June 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

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