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More Than One Way to Take a Life: Anthony Ray Hinton Edition

I guess you can file this under there is more than one way that white people can rob you of your life.  They want to use fancy words like the justice system and due process and miscarriages of justice and the like, but make no mistake that this is… 226 more words

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Buncombe Short Report: Are Progressives Ready to Back Hillary?

Amy Goodman at Democracy Now! moderated a debate between several progressives on their readiness to back Hillary.  Better than any republican across the board,  likely good for social policy,  but also likely more of the same old same old for financial and defense industry interests.   1,454 more words


Remembering Eduardo Galeano, Champion of Social Justice

Remembering Eduardo Galeano, Champion of Social Justice & Chronicler of Latin America’s Open Veins

Amy Goodman: The writer John Berger said of Eduardo Galeano,

To publish Eduardo Galeano is to publish the enemy: the enemy of lies, indifference, above all, the enemy of forgetfulness.

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Revered Writer and Socialist Eduardo Galeano Leaves a Legacy

Eduardo Galeano, after a speech at the National Pedagogical University in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, in 2005. Credit Tomas Bravo/Reuters

Each one has something to tell that deserves to be heard. 574 more words