Thursday, December 12, 2019
For some Dellums review, I suggest you read his autobiography, written with H. Lee Halterman: Lying Down With Lions:  A Public Life from the Streets of Oakland to the Halls of Power Profound and humane, Lying Down with the Lions ensures...
Shadowproof launched a show that will stream weekly on YouTube and cover whistleblowing, WikiLeaks, and related press freedom stories. The show, “The Dissenter Weekly,” is hosted by Kevin Gosztola, the managing editor of Shadowproof. Brian Sonenstein, the publishing editor...
The University of Arizona’s College of Medicine announced Friday that it will give free tuition to students who agree to practice primary care in underserved communities.The university said in an online release that the move was an attempt to address...
Former Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh (D) pleaded guilty on Thursday to conspiracy and tax evasion charges, admitting wrongdoing to a scheme tied to the sale of her self-published children's books.  Pugh pleaded guilty to four charges just one day after...
It’s been just over a month since the 2020 Democratic candidates debated and if you had your money on “the next debate will happen during the middle of public impeachment hearings,” congratulations, you win!  The candidates in this debate...
Journalist Tom Secker, known for his work at Spy Culture, produced a video essay on the Amazon series, “Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan.” It breaks down how the CIA, Defense Department, and other United States government agencies produced the...
Five months into a pro-democracy protest movement in Hong Kong, some of the most violent clashes so far took place this past weekend, as riot police...
A local law enforcement official from Indianapolis was fired from his job recently after footage went viral showing him stopping a pair of black patrons outside a local store for looking “suspicious.” In footage captured by Aaron Joseph, who was shopping...
It’s hard for me to imagine what it is like to not know who Dorothy Height was. She was a household name in my family. Not just because in 1957 Height was elected the fourth national president of the...
Another week and another mass shooting in America. This latest shooting, at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, California, not far from Los Angeles, was especially jarring for me...

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