In 1851 Sojourner Truth delivered her famous Ain’t I A Woman speech at the Women’s Rights Convention in Akron, Ohio. She compelled the world to see past her color that blinded them to her humanity. 465 more words
Tags » Injustice
Earlier this month, Baltimore police reportedly broke a man’s spine while arresting him and bringing him to jail in handcuffs.
The man, Freddie Gray, underwent a double surgery on three broken vertebrae and an injured voice box on April 14th, after being beaten by police. 168 more words
Man gets jail sentence for gathering rain water - Yet industry does whatever they want to the environment?
A man in Oregon was sentenced to jail just for collecting his own rain water, even after he was originally given permission.
So fracking, relentless oil drilling and dumping waste in rivers is A-OK, but as soon as someone wants to use the water that naturally falls on their land, they go to jail? 23 more words