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Nick Kristof Should Stick To High Profile Rescues

Nick Kristof writes on his Twitter feed:

Activists perhaps should have focused less on Michael Brown, more on shooting of 12-yr-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland… 507 more words



Aurorawatcherak is really Lela Markham in disguise. She is someone with strong beliefs but not to the extent that she will not carry on a discussion. 102 more words

MLK Day March. A Day of Action, Resistance and Empowerment (MLK D.A.R.E.)

Today, I had the pleasure of speaking with Ebony Washington, Co-Founder of the Coalition Against Police Violence at the MLK DARE march today in Washington, DC. 32 more words


Aung San Suu Kyi's home...Yangon--

POW!  Here is the front gate to the home of Aung San Suu Kyi in Yangon, Myanmar. . .this is where she was under house arrest for about fifteen years while struggling against the military junta folks for improved political conditions, human rights, less corruption, etc.   119 more words

Southeast Asia

Day After Two APD Officers Charged with Murder, Albuquerque Police Kill 28th Person Since 2010


On Monday, January 12, 2015, Bernalillo County District Attorney Kari Brandenburg charged former APD detective Keith Sandy and officer Dominique Perez with… 1,058 more words

New Mexico

Pegida, Charlie & Co.: Wir ernten, was wir sehn.

Als die Bürgerinnen und Bürger der ehemaligen DDR im Jahre 1989 auf die Straßen gingen und unter dem Slogan „Wir sind das Volk“ gegen die SED-Diktatur und für die Öffnung ihrer Landesgrenzen demonstrierten, waren meine Eltern und ich bereits in Westberlin. 2,618 more words

Political Activism

Brief note on Ethiopia's predicaments

Ethiopia’s predicament is purely political. And, it should be solved through political means. That is why political activism is very much needed today more than ever before. 169 more words