Monthly Archives: September 2011

House GOP seeks to cut job training, heating aid

Concur with the house GOP on cutting federal money for the Planned Parenthood organization. However, the Republicans it appears have no compassion, no understanding, and no wisdom when it comes to the working class and poor people of this nation.  … Continue reading

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Pat Buchanan’s Researcher Karate Chopped A Woman And Called Her The N-Word | Media Matters for America

  Pat Buchanan’s Researcher Karate Chopped A Woman And Called Her The N-Word September 29, 2011 1:22 pm ET by Eric Hananoki In the acknowledgements page of his forthcoming book, MSNBC analyst Pat Buchanan gives “special thanks to Marcus Epstein … Continue reading

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NY woman claims man hired her to kill him – US news – Crime & courts – msnbc.com

  HERKIMER, New York — A New York woman was accused of running over a bound man who she said promised her $180,000 if she ended his life, but police said they have no evidence he wanted to die. Francis … Continue reading

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Beyond Troy Davis: How Race Colors Death Row ‘Justice’

A Wrenching Night of Global Solidarity as Troy Davis Dies The state of Georgia ignored a mountain of evidence and killed Troy Davis on Wednesday night. But the movement that grew out of the effort to save his life has … Continue reading

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Death Penalty “Unlikely” for Mississisipi Teen Found Guilty of Running over James Anderson – COLORLINES

Prosecutors said they are “unlikely” to pursue the death penalty for Deryl Dedmon, the white Mississippi teen found guilty of running over James Anderson, because the victim’s family opposes the death penalty for religious reasons. On Wednesday, Hinds County District … Continue reading

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Miss. teen indicted for capital murder, hate crime

  JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A white Mississippi teenager has been indicted for capital murder and a hate crime on charges he intentionally ran over a middle-age black man with a pickup truck. Miss. teen indicted for capital murder, hate … Continue reading

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Baltimore Firm Sued for Testing Lead Levels on Black Children in 1990s – COLORLINES

  Tags: Public Housing 71 227 A class-action lawsuit was filed last Thursday against a Johns Hopkins University affiliated medical institute in Baltimore for knowingly exposing black children to lead poisoning in the 1990s. The alleged poisoning was part of … Continue reading

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