Our Supposed Democracy
Democracy is the assumption that people have a choice in the election process. While we Americans have choices to choose from, are these choices our…
Perspectives on the value of a college education
The Sept. 7  New Yorker has a thoughtful piece about what college is really worth today from an economic…
Uganda: Where Is Civil Society Space in Uganda?
This happened a few weeks after unknown people broke into ULA offices and stole four (4) computers with their accessories and, in the process, hacked…
Father killed in farm terror attack
“The group ransacked the house and in the process opened fire on the (man ... “(This is) despite a campaign for government to declare farm…
Justice Dept. Declares Ferguson An Example of How Police are Not to Act in Protests
A DOJ report released Thursday denounces poor community-police relations, ineffective communication among law enforcement groups, police orders that…
Productivity + Workers Pay = Inequality: New Study Shows Why Wages Aren’t Rising
The widening chasm between workers’ pay and productivity is “the central component of the wage stagnation story” in the U.S., according to an…
Black Vet Thinks His Florida Home Was Defaced with Racist Graffiti Because of His Interracial Marriage
It's not the first time his neighbors have gone after interracial couples. Wayne Scott was away in Virginia visiting family Tuesday morning when woke…
Colombia: Tierras y posconflicto
"El posconflicto está de moda; todo el mundo habla del tema. Se organizan foros, conferencias, conversatorios, charlas; se escriben columnas,…
Argentina: Marcharán en Esquel en defensa del territorio y en repudio al espionaje a vecinos
A una semana de conocidas las acciones de espionaje a vecinos y periodistas, los esquelenses junto a comunidades mapuche-tehuelche, marcharán este…
Loyalty Pledge
By Mike Luckovich Related Entries September 4, 2015 Trump and GOP September 3, 2015 Donald Trump Signs Republican Party Loyalty…
3p Weekend: 10 Companies With Sensible Gun Policies
With the wave of violent gun crimes that have rocked the country in recent years, some companies are beginning to approach gun policies as a…