I don't believe we should commit our military to war without first giving a lot of thought and research into why we should or shouldn't put them in harm's way.
How would Trump respond to having a growing majority of Americans oppose and disapprove of him? Would he continue ahead or look into the mirror and sneer, "You're fired!"?
The courage and commitment to conscience Martin Luther King demonstrated resonates forward through us as a people and our nation's history.
That word doesn't mean what you think it means. But that's okay, it can't be offended by you, because it's dead.
Decades of social movement scholarship has failed to answer the question of why movements happen when they do, though there doesn't seem an end anytime soon to people trying to answer the question.
A lot of tough questions have to be addressed if we are to have a real conversation about race. And all of us have to face realities without excuses.

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Pres. Obama and  Congress have now turned to focus on passing financial reforms that are long overdue. Fox News and the Republicans tried trotting out the same Goebbels/Rove playbook on this one but it's really hard to convince people...
America has become one big cynical carnival of games but at least the GOP has even been considerate enough to throw in a number of clowns at no extra cost.
On this day of tribute to Rev. Martin Luther King, a consideration of how a new campaign for social and economic justice is greatly needed today.
Why Liberal values are American values "You are a contentious person....and probably a Liberal," started a recent response to an article I published on abortion rights. Contentious? Possibly. Liberal? Absolutely. Seems these days Conservatives have convinced themselves, and some of the American public,...

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