The Coalition for Truth in Independence held a press conference to highlight recent successes around the "Ride with Respect Campaign."
St. Louis area residents gathered for the Violence in America: Exposure through Truth Telling presentation keynoted by Angela Davis.
Besides being the founder of the Childbirth Without Pain Education Association, her work touched on so many areas ... health, women, city politics, world politics.
On May 26, the town council in Newstead, New York voted to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day.
"Telling teachers that they might lose their health insurance if they unionize is not living honestly."
Politicians across the South are distancing themselves from the Confederate battle flag, but tributes to slaveocracy and its racist legacy persist around the country.
"After more than 50 votes in Congress to repeal this law, after multiple challenges to this law before the Supreme Court, the Affordable Care Act is here to stay."
After reading the names and short biographies of the slain, the mournful airs gave way to determination as the emcees brought forth speakers from the crowd.
Will thousands of kids be denied medical care, youth programs and adequate schools, or will corporate tax-dodgers be forced to pay their taxes?
The rent stabilization program was allowed to expire and over 1 million households are now at risk of being priced out when their leases go up for renewal.