“And that, knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep: for now is our salvation nearer than when we believed. The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us […]
Behind the Lens: Photographing the President in 50 States This week, the President will visit South Dakota, marking the 50th state he has visited during his administration (as such, it’s also my 50th state with him). To mark the occasion, I chose one photograph from each state that […]
From Prison Project…Did YOU even know this: VIRGINIA WOMAN DIES IN CUSTODY AFTER BEING TASERED, PLACED IN RESTRAINTS AND ANTI-SPIT HOOD FEBRUARY 20, 2015 By BRIAN SONENSTEIN On February 3rd, a 5’3″, 130 pound Virginia woman was killed after six deputies tased her before locking her in restraints with an anti-spitting […]
The Black History Month Series 2015: Gordon Parks (November 30, 1912 – March 7, 2006) Writer, Photographer, Pianist, Songwriter,Director (1912–2006) Gordon Parks was a prolific, world-renowned photographer, writer, composer and filmmaker known for his work on projects like Shaft and The Learning Tree. “People in millenniums ahead will know […]
So It Continues: John Paul Quintero, Unarmed, Murdered By Wichita Police; He Was ‘belligerent,’…..BUT Had Hands Up So Say Witness.
Kansas family calls police for help with ‘belligerent’ son — and now he’s dead By Raw Story & TOM BOGGIONI The family of a Kansas man shot by police Saturday night are saying he was unarmed and they want to know why officers had to kill him, reports KWCH. […]
From Nels New Day: Health Care on the Chopping Block? Just a couple of days after Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) became leaders of the 114th Congress, they declared open season on health care for the poor and middle class. Their starting salvo […]
TheObamaCrat™ Wake-Up Call For Friday The 16th Of May. First Lady Celebrates The 1954 decision In Brown v. Board Of Education Of Topeka, Kan., 60th Anniversary.
By Jueseppi B. Faces of the fallen. Pres Obama & frm NYC Mayor Bloomberg at the Natl 9/11 Memorial today pic.twitter.com/86u7lT2nYC — petesouza (@petesouza) May 16, 2014 White House Schedule – May 16th, 2014 President Barack Obama has a light schedule on […]
By Jueseppi B. From The Associated Press: Striving to show action on jobs, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are hitting the road to trumpet $600 million in new competitive grants to spur creation of targeted training and apprenticeship programs that could help […]
By Jueseppi B. President Barack Obama on Tuesday meets with faith leaders to boost prospects for passing immigration reform (right now not very good), meets with Defense Sec. Chuck Hagel and then hosts his annual White House seder, with the core group of guests Obama 2008 campaign staffers who […]
By Jueseppi B. Remarks by the President at Easter Prayer Breakfast President Obama Speaks at the 2014 Easter Prayer Breakfast Published on Apr 14, 2014 Christian leaders from across the country join President Obama at a breakfast to pray and reflect […]
TheObamaCrat™Wake-Up Call For Monday The 14th Of April. Remember The Victims Of Hate. The Easter Prayer Breakfast At The White House.
By Jueseppi B. On Monday, President Barack Obama hosts an Easter Prayer Breakfast at the White House. President Obama Remembers Kansas Shooting Victims President Barack Obama is remembering those killed at a Jewish community center and retirement complex, saying no […]
By Jueseppi B. From Associated Press: By Associated Press, Published: April 13 OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — A man in his 70s opened fire Sunday outside of a Jewish community center and nearby retirement community, killing three people, authorities said. Overland Park Police Chief John Douglass said […]
By Jueseppi B. Charles “Charlie” Parker, Jr. (August 29, 1920 – March 12, 1955), also known as “Yardbird”and “Bird”, was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. Miles Davis once said, “You can tell the history of jazz in four words: Louis Armstrong. Charlie Parker.” Parker acquired the nickname “Yardbird” early in […]
By Jueseppi B. TPMMuckraker Kansas Birther Drops Complaint About Obama Eligibility By RYAN J. REILLY SEPTEMBER 14, 2012, 5:11 PM A Kansas man dropped his complaint on Friday that could have led to President Barack Obama being removed from the November ballot […]
By Jueseppi B. Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, an informal advisor to Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Kansas Goes Birther: State Board Considers Removing Obama From Ballot By EVAN MCMORRIS-SANTORO & RYAN J. REILLY SEPTEMBER 13, 2012, 10:18 PM For TPMMuckraker Kansas Secretary of State Kris […]
By Jueseppi B. Tennessee As an elderly Tennessee resident, you’ve made a decades-long Election Day habit of traveling to your local polling place and exercising your franchise. It’s an important day for you, and it gives you the rare opportunity […]
By Jueseppi B. As the anti-choice crusade continues throughout GOP controlled states, Dr. Ann Neuhaus bravely took up the cause of women’s rights after Christian jihadist Scott Roeder murdered Dr. George Tiller in 2009. Now, Dr. Neuhaus may lose her license for the […]