Day: February 3, 2013

Black History Moment: The Black Panther Party

By Jueseppi B.         The Black Panther Party (originally the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense) was an African-American revolutionary socialist organization active in the United States from 1966 until 1982. The Black Panther Party achieved national and international notoriety through its involvement in the Black Power movement and U.S. politics of the 1960’s and […]

Originally posted on Black History 360*:
Below is a conversation (two pages, numbers at the bottom at the post!) about immigration radiating from family and social history, state laws, and personal experiences, Read it, share it and leave your views as a comment below. Hungarian Mother and Child My…

Black History Moment: U.S. Congressman Bobby Lee Rush

By Jueseppi B.         Bobby Lee Rush (born November 23, 1946) is the U.S. Representative for Illinois’s 1st congressional district, serving since 1993. The district is located principally on the South Side of Chicago; a minority-majority district, with its population percentage being 65% African-American, higher than any other congressional district in the nation.   A member […]

Originally posted on The Fifth Column:
Daily Kos ~ Silly Rabbit On Monday, Senator Marco Rubio—whose parents famously fled Castro’s Cuba before that was even a thing to do—ganged up with seven other senators (including John “TehSurge” McCain and Lindsey “Benghazi” Graham) to unveil a bipartisan framework for comprehensive immigration reform. No doubt this was a calculated move by Rubio; he doesn’t need…

Originally posted on Dilemma X:
Black History Month: The modern U.S. Presidents’ views on race relations and the economy for African Americans Dilemma X Plessy v. Ferguson 1896 On May 18, 1896 the United States Supreme Court gave its ruling on the Plessy v. Ferguson case down a…

You live by the gun, you die by the gun. Take ’em all away and repeal the 2nd amendment. How Many People Have Been Killed by Guns Since Newtown? 1501. Thats One Thousand Five Hundred & One human lives lost since Sandy Hook Elementary School. When is enough, […]