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tamir

What Cosby Did Does Not Equate With What Happened to Tamir

  People are equating the application of justice in the Tamir Rice case with Bill Cosby’s. This is misguided. Tamir Rice was without a doubt the victim of both a violent act and the criminal justice system charged with meting out the appropriate punishment for such an act through no...

nyc carbon challenge

Wait Til You Hear About The NYC Carbon Challenge

  The owners of 16 Hotels agree to cut greenhouse gas emissions over 10 years. The hotels, including the Waldorf-Astoria New York and the Grand Hyatt New York, pledged to cut emissions by 30 percent or more as part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s NYC Carbon Challenge program.   A...

Taylor Bell

#BlackLivesMatter Means Having To Pay Attention To Taylor Bell

  Black Lives Matters Demonstrations took place at the Mall of America and the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Protesters aimed to raise awareness of Jamar Clark, a black man fatally shot by police, but we want you to pay attention to Taylor Bell. Footage from the protests in Minneapolis:  ...

Bernie

What Bernie Sanders Said On Sandra Bland Can’t Be Ignored

  He’s wrong on gun control, immigration and trade, but goddamn it he said it. I never thought I’d live to see the day a Presidential candidate say something like this.   Bernie on Bland Courtesy of CNN:   Bernie Sanders said late Monday that Sandra Bland wouldn’t have died...

Hall of Fame

Here Are The 2016 Naismith Hall of Fame Candidates

  Allen Iverson, Yao Ming, Shaquille O’Neal, Tom Izzo and Sheryl Swoopes are some of the candidates for induction into the basketball hall of fame. Finalists are to be announced in February. A few points: It’s not the NBA hall of fame. It’s the basketball hall of fame. AI, Izzo...