RECONCILING THE PAST--Thomas Jefferson may have written that all men were created equal in the Declaration of Independence. But he, along with so many of his fellow plantation owners, was still complicit in the institution of slavery.
RESISTANCE WATCH: Half of Americans think the United States is in “real danger of becoming a nondemocratic, authoritarian country.”A majority, 55 percent, see democracy as “weak” — and 68 percent believe it is “getting weaker.”
RESISTANCE WATCH--Join the LA Tenants Union and the Exposition Tenants Association as they gather to protest in front of slumlords, Chung Suk Kim and Hae Jung Kim’s, strip mall at 5044 Wilshire Blvd from 5:00-7:00pm.
RESISTANCE WATCH--More than 100 sign-waving residents and more than a dozen horses and riders attended today's informative, intense and loud protest rally at Lake View Terrace Recreation Center.
RESISTANCE WATCH--The kids are still waiting and the lies are still flying, abetted by Trump's willingness to exploit any grief or hardship in the name of perpetuating the lie that is his border "crisis" and obscene response to it.
RESISTANCE WATCH-The woke kids are still at it. Days before a planned National School Walkout to mark the anniversary of the Columbine shootings, Parkland survivor and firebrand David Hogg has suggested a boycott of massive money managers BlackRock and Vanguard, the biggest owners of publicly traded gun makers Sturm Ruger and American Outdoor Brands, parent company of Smith & Wesson Corp.
RESISTANCE WATCH--Teachers across the United States are having a moment.