Portugal's prime minister, Pedro Passos Coelho, of the right-wing Social Democratic Party, shocked many on Dec. 18.
Once the executions took place on June 19th, 1953, the fatal errors could not be undone.
Today would have been the 144th birthday of WEB Du Bois, the great scholar, civil rights and peace activist.
She was a leader in the fight for African American equality, women's equality and their rights in education, and for African Americans' and women's right to vote.
A 30-year-old William Shatner presents a convincing composite of a hatemonger: the consummate con man, full of easy charm and courtly manners that he uses to ingratiate himself with unsuspecting locals
The name John Carlos will forever be etched in American history.
Canadian sociologist Jeffery Klaehn has put together a penetrating collection of essays dealing with the political economy of the mass media spanning a broad range of topics.
It was really disheartening watching the Republican presidential wannabes debating in Florida last Monday.
Is Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach - he who roams the nation promoting vicious anti-immigration laws and ordinances - a latter-day Julius Streicher?
There is a much less known story of another group of immigrants who sought freedom and opportunity, but it wasn't to America but to the Soviet Union that they fled.