Letter, 5/23: Let Dreamers drive
Keeping children of illegal immigrants from driving and limiting their chance to improve themselves is neither justice nor compassion nor is it an…
Protesters converge on Nestlé bottling plants in Sacramento and LA/Photo essay of protest
Protesters converge on Nestlé bottling plants in Sacramento and LA  by Dan Bacher  The outrage over the bottling of California water by Nestlé,…
California approves farmers’ offer to cut water use by 25 percent
California government employees announced Friday that the state would accept a proposal made by some farmers earlier this week to voluntarily cut…
Menendez Amendment Would Increase Accountability for U.S. Trade Partners on Combating Human Trafficking
Washington, D.C.  - Human Rights First today welcomed the Senate’s inclusion of Senator Bob Menendez’s (D-NJ) amendment to the Trade Promotion…
We can only hope that the White House’s response is, “Good riddance”. You’re an…
We can only hope that the White House's response is, "Good riddance". You're an embarrassment to the rest of…
Care2 Members Urge Governor Ricketts to Not Veto Nebraska Death Penalty Repeal
Nebraska’s state legislature recently made a historic vote, opting to completely abolish the state’s death penalty. The third and final vote…
Ex-State Police sergeant acquitted of two charges, no verdict on other counts
DeLorenzo also has a pending whistleblower lawsuit against the State Police, claiming he was retaliated against for reporting mismanagement and waste…
JVP to Obama: ‘Shared values’ means opposing Israel’s systematic discrimination against non-Jews
This morning President Obama spoke about the U.S. commitment to Israel, the Iranian nuclear deal, and anti-Semitism at a Washington-area synagogue to…
Breaking: California Farmers Agree to Water Cuts
As California endures its fourth year of grueling drought, officials are getting more serious about mandatory water cuts. Gov. Jerry Brown imposed…
The law has treated Beach and others unfairly
Slavik can review west Baltimore black families’ experiences in “The Hero’s Fight” by Patricia Fernandez Kelly, the nonviolent expulsion of…
Jamilah moved to tears by Adenan’s commitment
Jamilah presents a prize to the children’s colouring contest champion. From second left are Antonio, Sharifah Hasidah, Rosey and Ripin. BEKENU:…
Nevada GOP Revives Forced Parental Notification Bill
A Nevada forced parental notification bill unexpectedly cleared a legislative hurdle Thursday, and appears set for a committee hearing next week. AB…