Pennsylvania Republicans have betrayed their country and devised a scheme to potentially disqualify nearly one tenth of the states’ electorate.
Romney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.
Republican Pennsylvania State Representative Mike Turzai gives away true intent of Republicans’ new voter ID laws.
Felony disenfranchisement is nothing more than Republican continuation of Jim Crow voter suppression laws.
In right wing politics, ALEC serves as the nexus between corporations and aspiring Republicans always eager to find access to additional campaign cash.
Republicans by creating onerous barriers to voting, including strict ID requirements and shortening of early vote periods have created what amounts to a new version of Jim Crow era poll taxes.
In Texas Republicans have taken efforts to restrict access to voting a step farther. Texas Republicans are calling for the repeal of the Voting Rights Act.
Rialto, Ca (MetroNet/WAOK)- There is word that Rodney King may have been drinking and smoking marijuana in the hours before his death Sunday morning. According to celebrity website TMZ.com, King’s fiancée, Cynthia Kelley, gave that information to the […]
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A movie about baseball groundbreaker Jackie Robinson is filming in Birmingham, Ala., this week. Crews will be at the downtown Tutwiler Hotel on Monday to film scenes for the film “42,” […]
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — There’s still no word on whether George Zimmerman will be charged in the death ofTrayvon Martin — but if he is, the charge won’t be first-degree murder. The special prosecutor who’s deciding […]