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Day: <span>August 18, 2017</span>

What’s Going On

By Victoria Horsford AMERICA AND RACE When white rage and racists–like the KKK, neo-Nazis, white supremacists, the Alt. Right–exercise their first amendment rights, they do so with impunity like their riot/protest in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend, a veritable national disgrace. Had a comparable group of Blacks descended on an American city, they would have been […]readmore

U.S. Presidents Respond to violence and racially charged protests in

Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush KENNEBUNKPORT, MAINE, August 16, 2017 — “America must always reject racial bigotry, anti-Semitism, and hatred in all forms. As we pray for Charlottesville, we are reminded of the fundamental truths recorded by that city’s most prominent citizen in the Declaration of Independence: we are all created equal […]readmore

Charlottesville Reflections

NEVER STOP On Martha’s Vineyard where the care, education and rearing of the Plover is one of the more important, radical and divisive events on the island, one can lose track of what is going on in America (the mainland). If you don’t watch TV or have a mainstream newspaper delivered to you, it is […]readmore

Ben Carson: Too Much Being Made About “Squabble” in Charlottesville

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson comments on the violence in Charlottesville, Va. during a news conference on Monday, Aug. 14 at the Livingston Parish News Office in Denham Springs. “We’re spending more time fighting each other when there are real enemies in this world who are acquiring the means to destroy us. And […]readmore

View From Here: Nazi Sympathizer in the White House

By David Mark Greaves In the face of constant criticism, President Donald Trump stood unafraid, staunchly defending his base with his silence, waiting two days to grudgingly read his script in the same manner as when he had to admit Barack Obama was born stateside. They were words that had to be mouthed to satisfy […]readmore