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Dr. King’s Life and Death

Eminently quotable, the most searing and profound words of King still ring true at a time when to many our nation appears rudderless, rude and without moral bearing: “Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.”

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State Sen. Gifts Kathleen Sebelius A Copy Of 'Web Sites for Dummies'

It’s been a tough several weeks for Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. With healthcare.gov website problems, people losing their health insurance coverage, and others…

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MLK and the Mountaintop (VIDEO)

45 years ago today, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated by James Earl Ray. In his last public appearance, King gave a glorious but sadly…

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Bill Day: Cartooning To Save Children

It is extremely rare that we cartoonists have the opportunity to affect any change in our cities or our country with our work. Oh, we…

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Taking On The Klan And The Ghosts Of Segregation

I grew up in the Deep South. Some of my earliest memories are of discrimination and the imagery associated with it. As a very young…

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Rachel Maddow Calls Scalia A Troll On The Daily Show (VIDEO)

Rachel Maddow went on the Daily Show on February 28. When the subject of Antonin Scalia and his description of the Voting Rights Act as…

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