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Longform: 'A Taste of Power': The Woman Who Led the Black Panther Party

Once in a while I come across an article that, in my not-so-humble opinion, is so outstanding, I want to share it with anyone who will listen. 7,560 more words

Civil Rights

Fireside Chat (Found Poem)

(In tenth grade, we had an assignment to write a poem using only lines from one of FDR’s fireside chats. Since it was the most patriotic thing I had ever seen, I decided to make it…not so. 9 more words

Writing

Washington’s Anti-Monuments Men Carpet-Bombing History

WEEKEND EDITION JUNE 26-28, 2015

by NICK ALEXANDROV

J. E. Curtis, Keeper of the British Museum’s Middle East collections, was on grim business in Iraq. Armed occupiers held an ancient city there—“tantamount to establishing a military camp around the Great Pyramid in Egypt or around Stonehenge in Britain,” he  219 more words

FOUR HANCOCK ANTI-DRONE ACTIVISTS GUILTY OF TRESPASS, BUT ACQUITTED OF DISORDERLY CONDUCT AND OF OBSTRUCTING GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION (OGA), A MISDEMEANOR.

During the afternoon of June 27th, after deliberating a couple of hours, a six-person jury found the four not guilty of obstructing government administration (OGA) at Hancock Air Base near Syracuse, New York, but guilty of trespass, a violation carrying a maximum 15-day imprisonment. 255 more words

Drones

Theories are not just for Conspiracies & Conspiracies are Rarely just a Theory

For we are opposed around the world by a monolithic and ruthless conspiracy that relies on covert means for expanding its sphere of influence–on infiltration… 1,253 more words

Opinion

Favourite Re-reads: Slaughterhouse Five or the Children's Crusade by Kurt Vonnegut

“All this happened, more or less.” I decided to read all of Vonnegut’s novels in order. I’d previously only read this one, The Sirens of Titan, Breakfast of Champions… 749 more words

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