HUGE THANKS to everyone who has donated for the Silent Auction that will be held…

HUGE THANKS to everyone who has donated for the Silent Auction that will be held May 4th at the Network Fair & Community Potluck! Half of the silent auction proceeds will benefit the Jubilee House. (The Jubilee House provides daily living needs and support to the homeless and marginally employed.) We will also be collecting nonperishable food and personal hygiene items for the Jubilee House at the Fair

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Trial Ordered for MICATS Protester Chris Whamhoff After Appeals Court Ruling

by Trace Christenson / Battle Creek Enquirer Christopher Whamhoff / Enquirer File A case against an oil pipeline protester will be returned to Calhoun County Circuit Court after an appeals court ruling. The case against Christopher Wahmhoff was ordered back to court for trial by the Michigan Appeals Court

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SCOTUS Strikes Against Affirmative Action
SCOTUS Strikes Against Affirmative Action SCOTUS Strikes Against Affirmative Action

The Supreme Court has sided with Michigan against Affirmative Action…

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Despite Justice Sotomayor’s Passionate Dissent, Right-wing Supreme Court Turns Another Blind Eye to Racism

Sotomayor tries but fails to ‘educate’ her race-blind colleagues. On Tuesday, U.S

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Woman Who Allegedly Spit On Police Officer Charged With Criminal Transmission Of HIV

CREDIT: Shutterstock Last Thursday, police arrested 53-year-old Lybette Dunn on charges of trespassing, and obstructing traffic by standing in the road.

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Hours After Supreme Court Upholds Affirmative Action Ban, Wisconsin Lawmaker Offers Copycat Proposal

CREDIT: (AP Photo/Al Behrman) On Tuesday, the Supreme Court upheld a Michigan ballot initiative banning race-conscious affirmative action in that state’s university system . The decision surprised virtually no one, given this Supreme Court’s longstanding skepticism of affirmative action programs

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Jim Crow in the Classroom: New Report Finds Segregation Lives on in U.S. Schools
Jim Crow in the Classroom: New Report Finds Segregation Lives on in U.S. Schools Jim Crow in the Classroom: New Report Finds Segregation Lives on in U.S. Schools

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Flush Forward: Harvesting Renewable Energy From Toilets (Video)

Here’s a bit of Earth Day news we might one day use: Researchers in South Korea have developed a method of harvesting electricity from the motion of water. Related Entries April 22, 2014 Supreme Court Upholds Michigan’s Block on Affirmative Action April 18, 2014 Congratulations! A New Conspiracy Is Born

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Unsurprising Affirmative Action Decision Is Bad News For Gay Marriage

By Bill Blum The current Supreme Court has consistently decided for states’ rights and majority rule, which could be a problem as same-sex marriage cases work their way through the judiciary. Related Entries April 22, 2014 Supreme Court Upholds Michigan’s Block on Affirmative Action April 18, 2014 Congratulations! A New Conspiracy Is Born

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Sonia Sotomayor Delivers Blistering Dissent Against Supreme Court’s Awful Ruling…

Sonia Sotomayor Delivers Blistering Dissent Against Supreme Court’s Awful Ruling On Affirmative Action Sonia Sotomayor Delivers Blistering Dissent Against Supreme Court’s Awful Ruling On Affirmative… publichealthwatch.wordpress.com The Supreme Court upheld Michigan’s ban on affirmative action Tuesday, but not without a blistering dissent from Justice Sonia Sotomayor

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