My Thoughts: To Heat Or Not To Heat

They tell us that suicide is the greatest piece of cowardice… that suicide is wrong; when it is quite obvious that there is nothing in…

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Why White Americans Love To Claim Native Ancestry

Why White Americans Love To Claim Native Ancestry?  Money and access to services meant for Native Americans as well as future claims of ancestral ties to…

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It’s Cold

Yesterday I woke up to frost on the lawn. It’s cold under the blankets. The space heater on maximum heat but it’s still below 60…

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Kiah Morris, the first black woman to ever serve in Vermont’s state legislature

Editor’s Note: News Updates, Voter Supression, White Intimidation Tactics

When justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither…

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Police Brutality Against Black Kansas City Man Caught on Video

Police Brutality Against Black Kansas City Man Caught on Video Black people in Missouri are disproportionately stopped or harassed by police. Twenty years of collected…

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ICE Is Sending Separated Children Home With No One To Pick Them Up

On Tuesday, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement sent a 4-year-old separated child from the U.S. to Guatemala City without telling her family she was coming home….

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MANDEL NGAN/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES President Donald Trump boards Air Force One on Tuesday as he heads to Council Bluffs, Iowa, for a campaign rally

Trump’s Immigration Crackdown Is Blowing Holes In Agency Budgets

Trump’s Immigration Crackdown Is Blowing Holes In Agency Budgets Two years in, President Donald Trump’s promised immigration crackdown is hardly on pace to deliver his…

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A Wasted Life

A messy life sometimes leads to a messy room. Scanning my luxury cell, I feel overwhelmed with boxes, unopened mail, and clothes scattered. My only…

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Jason Van Dyke's Trial for Killing Laquan McDonald Begins

More Trials and Disciplinary Actions Pending For The Murder of Laquan McDonald

We Hold These Truths To Be Self-Evident has done an outstanding job covering the murder of Laquan McDonald. Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, if…

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FFT: Did White Women Just Get What They Deserve?

Food for thought:  With Kavanaugh confirmed, did white women just get what they deserve? I was not a fan of Brett Kavanaugh for a lifetime…

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Did The “Self-Made” Donald Trump Mock Dr Blasey at a Mississippi Rally?

Dr. Blasey Ford’s strongest memory of the event, a question asked by Senator Patrick Leahy,(D), was indelible in her hippocampus. It was the strongest memory…

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Donald Trump Laments Young Men Being Accused of Sexual Assault, Yet He Wanted Central Park 5 to Suffer

CNN Newsroom – The wrongful conviction of the ‘Central Park Five’  

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