LAS VEGAS–Following a shooting with three victims on Tuesday and a spate of violent crimes near the intersection of Sierra Vista Drive and Twain Avenue, police at South Central Area Command and community activists are holding an anti-violence rally tonight at 6:30 p.m. 166 more words
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Finally, if we want to understand how both systems — education and criminal justice — fit together into a larger whole, we need to look at society as a whole. 1,134 more words
#BlackLivesMatter is an online forum intended to build connections between Black people and our allies to fight anti-Black racism, to spark dialogue amongst Black people, and to facilitate the types of connections necessary to encourage social action and engagement. 113 more words
My dad had a sharp wit and some interesting observations about life.
When our son was born, I remember Dad looking at me and saying, “Well is it true having a child brings a couple closer together?” He had the joke smirk on his face so I said “Well why would you ask that?” to which he replied “Because now you both have a common enemy.” He was just kidding, but there is truth in that little witticism. 90 more words