In 1963, the following article appeared in the pages of The Worker, a predecessor publication of People's World . . .
They stood up and in a simple act, spoke his name - Mike Brown. Others have stood up since.
"We have to use the vote, because it can be a deciding factor in electing someone who will stand with us."
Sanders was asked a very important question looming in the minds of American Indian voters, and could have done much more.
The people of the West have so far rebuffed the militias' agenda, for which the entire nation should be grateful.
The forcible removal of the Paiute people from the Malheur Reservation brings to mind the failure of the U.S. to live up to its treaty obligations.
The Bundy-led right-wing militia grouplet has little support among local residents for their call to arms; they do not want them there.
Rahm Emanuel has proven himself the most roughly drawn, one-dimensional of comic book villains, an insult to the city's intelligence and sustainability.
We need to have a national meeting of Native people and supporters to robustly address this crisis post haste.
Julian had faith in the courage of people to fight for justice and equality, and was pleased to do his bit, but he never saw himself as a great leader; that made him one.