Despite Groveland becoming a beacon of light for black residents, local law enforcement had become known for their brutality toward the black community.
"After last Friday's senseless tragedy in Paris, the rejection of my loved ones reached a fever pitch."
Despite zero evidence that zero tolerance policies improve school safety and discipline, they remain firmly in place today.
Perhaps hammering out a common agenda violates the concept of Black Lives Matter, but we can still work something out along with other Democratic and progressive candidates.
Isn't it about time for us to stop claiming God when it suits our purpose or offends our sensibilities?
"In the spring of '69, Daily World editors asked me to travel down to Charleston, S.C. to cover a strike by Hospital workers, Local 1199."
It would be fitting justice that Jackson should be replaced with a representative of the people he tried to exterminate.
"This is a teachable moment that affirms that broken windows policing destroys lives and opportunities."
For far too long there has been such racial dissension and oppression in this country.
"You have to see yourself in the shoes of those accused. Or a biker's boots. Or a young man's Nikes. Even a librarian's orthopedic sneakers."