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IDW and Top Shelf Awarded Three Eisner Awards At 2016 Ceremony!

IDW and Top Shelf celebrated two award wins, plus one shared award, at Friday night’s Eisner Award ceremony held annually at Comic Con International in San Diego! 267 more words

Comics

John Lewis leads fight for Gun Control

Remarkably, a seventy-five year old has appeared on the national stage as the most visible  and eloquent spokesman for the gun control movement.  Congressman John Lewis has not been this effective a leader since he was badly beaten by police and sheriff’s deputies on the Edmund Petty Bridge, a “hate crime” that was shown live on national television.  187 more words

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Congressional acts of non-violent courage..

Earlier this week I attended a panel discussion, at the Dirksen Senate Office Building, on New Health and Economic Research on Work and Family Policies in the United States and Canada, hosted by the… 306 more words

Life

Don Lemon: Did Congress’ Old Fashioned Civil Rights Sit-In Matter One Bit?

https://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/don0623.mp3

What happened on the floor of The House of Representatives on Wednesday during the day, Wednesday night and is still going on is nothing short of extraordinary. 496 more words

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Atlanta Congressmen Join No Bill, No Break Sit-In To Demand A Vote On Gun Violence

In the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando last week, U.S. Representatives John Lewis and Hank Johnson were among House Democrats participating in a sit-in on the House Floor. 295 more words

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Atlanta Congressmen Join No Bill, No Break Sit-In to Demand A Vote on Gun Violence

In the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando last week, U.S. Representatives John Lewis and Hank Johnson were among House Democrats participating in a sit-in on the House Floor. 295 more words

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Don Lemon: Did Congress’ Old Fashioned Civil Rights Sit-In Matter One Bit?

https://ioneblackamericaweb.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/don0623.mp3

What happened on the floor of The House of Representatives on Wednesday during the day, Wednesday night and is still going on is nothing short of extraordinary. 496 more words

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