The Killings of Channon Christian and Chris Newsom
by Lewis Loflin
Race is a touchy subject in America. In fact it’s an obsession. When I ended up with this picture (click here) via an e-mail chat group, I was skeptical. 1,003 more words
“Even war has rules,” declared Dr. Joanne Liu, international president of Doctor’s Without Borders (MSF), who announced Wednesday that the aid organization will take unprecedented action against the U.S. 29 more words
Philadelphia police are asking for your help in finding the people responsible for the gruesome murder of a local transgender woman.
Philadelphia police say Kiesha Jenkins was beaten, then shot twice in the back and died around 2:30 Tuesday morning on the corner of the 13th and Wingohocking streets in the Logan section of the city. 125 more words
In the wake of Dylann Roof’s horrific attack that left nine Christian African-Americans dead in Charleston, SC, it didn’t take long before social media became rife with comments arguing that, should have been the shooter a muslim, the media would have referred to him as a terrorist, put the blame on his religion, and exposed his family as somehow morally accomplice, if not active part of the plot. 4,811 more words