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The funeral was held in New York City for Eric Garner, an African-American father of six who died after police placed him in a chokehold. Police say they confronted Garner because he was selling bootleg cigarettes. 209 more words

Racism

If you haven't informed yourself about the Israeli Nazis' slaughter of Gazans, then you should start with Democracy Now's Friday, July 18, 2014 show.

Please, please, please; Inform yourselves about what the Nazi Benjamin Netanyahu is doing to Gazans. He and his killer soldiers are slaughtering Gazans who have no place to run and no real capacity to defend themselves and fight back. 1,753 more words

Corporatocracy

Keeping Us Safe ... From Grandma

“I can’t understand it. I can’t even understand the people who CAN understand it.” –Queen Juliana

To no one’s surprise, I’m confused again. I’ve read the US Constitution a few times, but apparently without comprehending much of it. 732 more words

News And Politics

Hobby Lobby Decision as Covered by BBC World, Fox, and Democracy Now

The below chart is a brief comparative review of the articles posted online by BBC World, Fox News and Democracy Now regarding the Supreme Court decision on the Burwell v. 297 more words

Comparative News