The ubiquity of cell phone cameras (and the egregious actions they are continually capturing) mean that the public is seeing the way that the police behave when they are confronting people of color. One must conclude that we are seeing only the tip of the iceberg.
Autumn, a time for reflections of a summer gone by with still sunny days and bright blue skies, accentuated by reds, and oranges, yellows and browns, shimmering in the gentle afternoon breezes.
Vox Populi begins tonight at 7PM PDT. The lovely and witty Kesmarn will be guest hosting tonight, a great time is in store for all! Hope to see you then! adlib 7 days ago Thank you for the invitation, AdLib. I am busy grading freshman essays, and if I am […]
We have to be the first to take personal responsibility for our own carbon footprint. And it’s probably not going to be a walk in the park–most other industrialized nations keep energy prices high for a variety of different reasons.
Walking around a store with an unloaded air gun that’s for sale at that store when you’re black allows police to legally murder you. Walking around a store with real and loaded weapons when you’re white is exercising your 2nd Amendment rights.
I spend a lot of time at whack-a-troll at but one does get a little weary of all the Barack Obama naysayers..so every now and then I like to remind myself (and others) of why I continue to support him.
The number of people killed by the Ebola Virus is approaching 3,000, an increase of roughly 400 from the last estimate, WHO said.
How can anyone justify these Corporations being tax exempt? The NFL has paid zero taxes since 1966. “Since 1966, the tax code has allowed leagues to classify as 501(c)(6) charitable organizations—a classification used by trade and industry organizations—under the assumption that the leagues were promoting the general value […]
Welcome fellow Earthlings to another weekend music thread. Post your favorite songs about the space within us all and the space outside of this world.
Welcome to Vox Populi! Our live chat begins tonight at 7:00pm PDT! Hope to see you then! adlib 7 days ago First time I am home at this time (EST) and I will try and bring him into the conversation exfanofariana 7 days ago Hey ExFan! That would be […]
SCOTLAND- The future of the 307-year old union with England will be decided in 15 hours on Thursday; polls close at 10 p.m. (2100GMT, 5 p.m. EDT)
The House Select Committee on Benghazi will begin in earnest after the November Elections to “find the truth” behind the act of terror that led to the death of four U.S. Department of State personnel. More than a decade later I wonder when the GOP (and the Democrats for that matter) will ask: “What if the Bush White House had taken the CIA briefings seriously?”
In a re-election run in 2020, the novelty of being elected the first woman President will be gone, Hillary will be running on her politics and record then. And if neither Dem nor Repub voters are excited by them? Electing Hillary in 2016 may turn out to be voting to elect a Republican President in 2020.