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What polling on the Zimmerman verdict tells us: use your vote

By Harry J. Enten Why vote? It’s a question often asked. Even for an election junkie, it can sometimes be difficult to know if it will really make a policy difference if we vote. Yet, the George Zimmerman trial and … Continue reading

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The Curious Case of George Zimmerman’s Race

By Julianne Hing Just about the only people interested in standing by George Zimmerman right now are avowed white supremacists, his family and Juror B37. But for Latinos, people of color and progressives he’s more than a problem. He’s a pariah. His … Continue reading

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Why the Spying Scandal Is a Serious Racial Justice Issue

By Imara Jones Given the massive investment in national security after 9-11, recent news that the federal government is spying on hundreds of millions of people in the United States and around the world may not have come as a … Continue reading

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The GOP War on Voting

We are already in the 2012 election season. Before we know it will be November of 2012. Educate yourself on all the issues. select a candidate that best match your beliefs on the issues. If you don’t have the appropriate ID-get it. … Continue reading

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Destruction of more than communities

Unfortunately, incarceration is one area that minorities excel at. As I responded to Jonalin on another post last week the cause is desperation and hopelessness. Until we can equitably share in the wealth of this country in the forms of … Continue reading

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