Are we now beginning to witness the full-scale implementation of the end of due process across America, as evidenced by the recent revelation of the existence of a secretive prison in Chicago, where interrogation and torture can be kept off the records, and Americans simply ‘disappeared’, all God-given and Constitution-protected rights be damned? 356 more words
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By Kim Glovas
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s Spring Break at Villanova University, but some students will not be vacating. They’re heading to Selma, Alabama to mark the 50th anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery march. 130 more words
Salvation is from the Jews.
I will arise and go to my father, and I will say to him, “Father, I have sinned against heaven and before you; I am no longer worthy to be called your son.” … 2,234 more words
Jane Allen Petrick has written a wonderful book about Norman Rockwell, the artist and his work. It focuses on the “invisible people” in his painting, the non-white children and adults who are his legacy. 764 more words
Most of us know our history when it comes to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Rose Parks, and more recent President Barack Obama. The three people I have listed have played key roles in fighting for freedom, social justice and equality for African-Americans. 91 more words