November

Bush nominee slaps Parks legacy

We stand on the shoulders of giants, and one of those, the diminutive Rosa Parks, was honored by the American people this week, as her body lay in the Capitol Rotunda and thousands walked to pay their respects. Even as we honor Rosa Parks for her courage and her historic commitment, we must not romanticize her mission.

Letters

Opiate of the people?; Congrats to the Sox ; White Sox working-class team; Corporate stadiums; Proposal One – step in right direction; Cause and effect?

Oil company profits soar

Exxon Mobil Corp. broke records as its third-quarter profits soared to almost $10 billion and it became the first public company ever with quarterly sales topping $100 billion. Royal Dutch Shell wasn’t far behind, posting profits of $9 billion for the quarter.

Bienvenido Pepe Lozano!

We are glad to welcome our new staff writer, Jose “Pepe” Lozano.