civil rights

‘This is Selma. This is Birmingham’: Van Jones Calls Out Obama On Standing Rock (VIDEO)

‘This is Selma. This is Birmingham’: Van Jones Calls Out Obama On Standing Rock (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit For Van Jones, ‘this is Selma. This is Birmingham.’ This is as big a civil rights movement, and as big a civil rights moment, as you’re ever gonna see. Commentator Van Jones — along with Democracy Now!’s Amy Goodman — is one of the few contributors to the mainstream media […]

One Small Girl Shames Charlotte Over Police Killings Of Blacks (VIDEO)

One Small Girl Shames Charlotte Over Police Killings Of Blacks (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The death of a parent at the hands of the police is like no other. One small girl brought painfully home the devastation that children experience. Charlotte, North Carolina’s city council held a meeting Monday night to hear from anguished, angry citizens about last week’s fatal police shooting. […]

Chicago: The ‘False Confession Capital’

Chicago: The ‘False Confession Capital’

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit  The US’s third largest city has consistently been in the news lately for some of the worst violence the country has seen in recent decades. In an investigation led by CNN, according to the Chicago Police Department (CPD), homicide levels have skyrocketed in the last five years, and […]

New Bernie Sanders Ad “Together” Shines A Spotlight On Cultural Diversity – Video

New Bernie Sanders Ad “Together” Shines A Spotlight On Cultural Diversity – Video

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The Democratic race for the White House is on. Passions are running high creating a robust, and sometimes tense dialogue between the two different candidates. Bernie Sanders’ latest ad titled “Together” highlights America’s cultural diversity and urges unity.The video opens with Sanders saying, “Our job is not to divide. […]

We Should All Take A Cue From This 7-Year-Old Theatre Critic – Video

We Should All Take A Cue From This 7-Year-Old Theatre Critic – Video

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit A great many United States politicians should take a lesson from Iain. The holiday season is upon us and if you’re a political junkie like me, you’re probably sick and tired of all the angry words, name-calling and crazy theatrics coming from presidential candidates and congressional representatives. If […]

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