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View From Here: On Susan Rice, United States Ambassador to the U.N

View From Here: On Susan Rice, United States Ambassador to the U.N Updated

🕔08:08, 8.Dec 2012

  Susan Rice, the United States Ambassador to the United Nations, has come under blistering attack by members of the Republican Party, most notably Senators John McCain and Mitch McConnell, for her explanation of the events surrounding the attack on

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View From Here: Romney/Ryan? No Way!

View From Here: Romney/Ryan? No Way! Updated

🕔11:52, 30.Aug 2012

By David Mark Greaves There is no doubt where the bulk of the African-American constituency stands on this election: nearly 100% for Obama. And the main reasons are the emotions of pride and satisfaction evoked in the by the gaze

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Guest View: Pudd’nhead Mitt and the Great Giveaway

Guest View: Pudd’nhead Mitt and the Great Giveaway Updated

🕔12:22, 16.Aug 2012

By William Rivers Pitt, Truthout | Op-Ed The decision to add Paul Ryan to the Republican presidential campaign has, once and for all time, exposed the limp, rudderless vacancy that is the core essence of Willard Mitt Romney. Over the

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View From Here: Romney/Ryan: A Dangerous Ticket

View From Here: Romney/Ryan: A Dangerous Ticket Updated

🕔12:21, 16.Aug 2012

By David Mark Greaves Sound the alarms and gird your loins! These are the best of times because the battle for the nation’s soul has been joined. The so-called “boldness” of the Romney-Ryan presidential ticket, is really a euphemism for

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Guest View: Voter Suppression and John Roberts’ New World Order

Guest View: Voter Suppression and John Roberts’ New World Order Updated

🕔13:04, 9.Aug 2012

By Bill Blum, Truthdig   As the presidential campaign heads for the stretch, the political and legal battles over voter suppression are also coming to a head. To understand the unfolding class warfare – and that’s exactly what it is

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View From Here: Unconscionable Acts of Violence

View From Here: Unconscionable Acts of Violence Updated

🕔12:24, 9.Aug 2012

By David Mark Greaves On the Social Scene … Let’s be clear here: President Barack Obama must be re-elected and the thought of a Mitt Romney Presidency is enough to chill a soul, and yet the one percent — like

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View From Here: We Need Strategic Thinkers For a City Under Siege

View From Here: We Need Strategic Thinkers For a City Under Siege Updated

🕔12:40, 26.Jul 2012

David Mark Greaves The mayor has been saying strong words on behalf of new gun laws.  He’s been loudly berating President Barack Obama and his opponent, chastising them for not calling for stronger gun control laws.  I take the mayor’s

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View From Here Updated

🕔10:55, 16.Jul 2012

We’ve taken Commissioner Kelly to task before because of his remarks and methods regarding policing in our neighborhood areas and here we go again. It is sad to see the city’s chief crime fighter so stunningly ignorant of the anti-violence

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View From Here:  On the Passing of a Media Warrior

View From Here: On the Passing of a Media Warrior Updated

🕔08:40, 12.Apr 2012

Legendary television journalist Gil Noble,  passed to the other side April 5. And as producer and host of the beloved Like It Is, he took with him an awareness and love of the African Diaspora that I do not expect

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View From Here: Trayvon Martin / Stop-and-Frisk Updated

🕔10:21, 22.Mar 2012

Listening to Trayvon Martin’s extended terrorized screams for help that can be heard in the background of a 911 caller, as Zimmerman tracked him and cornered him, or Ramarley Graham cowering in a corner of the bathroom while a policeman

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