Will Parry," a warrior for working people for more than seven decades," died May 13 at the age of 93.
Not surprisingly, Republican legislators praised Brown's budget, with Republican Assembly leader Connie Conway calling it "realistic."
San Antonians might say, for certain, that Texas is "turning blue."
In spite of efforts to play African-Americans and Latino immigrants against each other, support for immigration reform is solid within the African-American community.
"We regard this action by the Department of Justice as a serious interference with AP's constitutional rights to gather and report the news."
"What an incredible sight! I crept along until I reached the march and honked and waved and hollered, 'You are doing the absolutely right thing!'"
This past week, the battle over immigration reform intensified in Congress.
Matthew Hendricks, a resident of the Lower East Side's Smith Houses, described NYCHA subcontractors as "incompetent" and typical of "indifference to residents of public housing."
Having the first "out" athlete has struck a major blow against stereotypical ideas about masculinity, and shown that sport has become a much more inclusive space.