‘Jesus never charged a leper a co-pay’: the rise of the religious left

From health care to tax and migration, Rev William Barber and the Poor Peoples Campaign are driven by faith to concentrate on the disadvantaged I n his prayer at the opening of the United States embassy in Jerusalem recently, a prayer provided versus a background of violence in Gaza, the evangelical pastor Robert Jeffress stated Read more about ‘Jesus never charged a leper a co-pay’: the rise of the religious left[…]

Black activist jailed for his Facebook posts speaks out about secret FBI surveillance

Exclusive: Rakem Balogun spoke up versus authorities cruelty. Now he is thought to be the very first prosecuted under a deceptive United States effort to track so-called black identity extremists R akem Balogun believed he was dreaming when equipped representatives in tactical equipment stormed his apartment or condo. Startled awake by a big crash and Read more about Black activist jailed for his Facebook posts speaks out about secret FBI surveillance[…]

Dog shoots man: Iowa pet pulls trigger on owner

An Iowa pet dog owner was hospitalized after being suddenly shot by his animal while playing together With friends like these, who requires opponents? An Iowa male states his canine accidentally shot him while they were roughhousing Wednesday. Richard Remme, 51, of Fort Dodge, informed cops he was having fun with his pet dog, Balew, Read more about Dog shoots man: Iowa pet pulls trigger on owner[…]

Police used genealogy sites to match DNA of Golden State Killer suspect

Investigation raises concerns about personal privacy on websites that assist rebuild ancestral tree through hereditary information Sacramento private investigators located the Sacramento Bee . From the loved ones they had the ability to chart the ancestral tree up until they discovered somebody the best age who resided in the location. After that, private investigators gotten Read more about Police used genealogy sites to match DNA of Golden State Killer suspect[…]

Ida B Wells: the unsung heroine of the civil rights movement

The pioneering African American press reporter counted, examined and reported lynchings in America as nobody had actually done prior to T oday, a basic marker on a street corner in Memphis, Tennessee honors the Ida B Wells, an African American instructor, reporter, civil liberties leader and suffragist about whom it was when stated: “She has Read more about Ida B Wells: the unsung heroine of the civil rights movement[…]

Democrats can win by tackling race and class together. Here’s proof

The celebration is typically asked to pick in between courting white working-class citizens and combating bigotry however our research study reveals it can do both W e’ve heard this line over and over once again: Democrats have to charm the white working class. Obviously, Democrats must strive to reach these citizens– simply as a basketball Read more about Democrats can win by tackling race and class together. Here’s proof[…]

San Diego unveils unorthodox homelessness solution: big tents

The southern California city deals with a spike in individuals surviving on the streets, and brand-new real estate will take years to develop. Now big short-term structures are providing reprieve and crucial services Bob McElroy stepped through the hectic entryway of the huge, gleaming-white camping tent, welcoming individuals right and. The popular homeless companies calls Read more about San Diego unveils unorthodox homelessness solution: big tents[…]

‘They executed him’: police killing of Stephon Clark leaves family shattered

A young, unarmed black guy was shot 20 times in his grannies yard. Now his bro is hammering out sorrow to require justice ” They gunned him down like a pet dog,” Stevante Clark stated of the authorities shooting of his sibling, Stephon. “They performed him.” Stevante remained in the rear seats of an automobile, Read more about ‘They executed him’: police killing of Stephon Clark leaves family shattered[…]

Keith Ellison urges US to join developed world and embrace universal healthcare

Progressive congressman takes lead on House single-payer strategy stating, The United States is the outlier amongst big commercial nations The United States need to sign up with the remainder of the developed world in supplying universal health protection, congressman Keith Ellison stated on Wednesday, as he presumed management of the Democrats’ single-player strategy in the Read more about Keith Ellison urges US to join developed world and embrace universal healthcare[…]