It takes a special kind of hubris for a celebrity to hold up his real self for us to admire while making a fool out of lost souls and deadbeats.
The goal of selective leaking of information seems be to influence public opinion prior to the completion of the grand jury's work.
This time of year brings many memories. The memories are like echoes, for they coincide so closely with events of today, equally tragic and bloody.
The real purpose in attacking Sharpton is to deflect attention from the actual issues.
Recently the CPUSA held its 30th National Convention in Chicago. It was an impressive event showcasing the party's depth of work throughout the movements for justice.
Another major electoral battle is shaping up in November that will determine the political terrain of struggle for the next period.
A wide ranging debate including the nature of socialism, Cuba's relationship with the Soviet Union and its past.
Carl Bloice focused his daily and weekly and monthly journalistic production on economics, on the struggle for equality, on youth, especially African American, Latino and Asian youth in his hometown, on internationalism.
Remarks by Jarvis Tyner, national vice chairman of the CPUSA, in a recent teleconference call that was part of the preparations for the coming 30th convention of the party this June in Chicago.
Sawant made national - and international - news after becoming the first socialist elected to the Seattle city council.