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Sister Megan Rice is now 85 years old. She and her two co-defendants await a lower court’s decision on whether or not they should continue serving time for the lesser charges of destruction of government property, for cutting fences, painting slogans and pouring blood on Y-12.
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As we head into the Memorial Day weekend, Buffy Sainte-Marie returns to the Democracy Now! 20 more words
Freddie Gray: A Baltimore grand jury has indicted 6 police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, three weeks after State Attorney Marilyn Mosby announced that she would be bringing criminal charges against the officers. 807 more words
From bribing, to money laundering, to rigging Libor, to mass fraud in the subprime mortgage markets and now the forex markets — it’s one mass crime after another, and there are no consequences... | Democracy Now!
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Matt Taibbi, award-winning journalist with Rolling Stone magazine. Watch his interview on Democracy Now!
How an 85-Year-Old Nun, Activists Infiltrated Top U.S. Nuclear Site, Exposing Dangers & Urging Peace
White’s prosper because, they self-police. Blacks,allowed to self-police, will also prosper.
Amid conservative exhortations that black leaders are “too focused on racism,” and insufficiently concerned about “black-on-black crime” — which claims are commonly made whenever racism is in the news, but have been especially ubiquitous in the wake of the George Zimmerman verdict — a few points are, it seems, in order. 1,521 more words
New details have emerged on how the American Psychological Association, the world’s largest group of psychologists, aided government-sanctioned torture under President George W. Bush. A group of dissident psychologists have just published a 60-page report alleging the APA secretly coordinated with officials from the CIA, White House and the Pentagon to change the APA ethics policy to align it with the operational needs of the CIA’s torture program.