A decade later, the nation has made little progress in addressing the systemic problems Hurricane Katrina laid bare.
Lee Cain was a powerful orator who had toiled for years at the Dodge Main plant and was a leader of the Black Caucus of the UAW.
How recent these events! How deeply seared in living human memory!
I will always remember what I learned from that cab ride to Capitol Hill: Millionaires get rich by arranging for other people to pay their way.
Here's a simple way for you to help spread the ideas of an author you respect, and be a political activist at the same time: use your library card.
"He did for the English syntax what Monk did with the chord. He was an original."
It's fairly obvious that feminist groups (and bands like Pussy Riot) are a grave danger to the true function of womanhood in service to the KKK of freedom.
By taking their first votes to pass anti-worker "right-to-work" legistlation, Michigan's Republican Party and Gov. Rick Snyder have resorted to open class warfare.
While I was growing up as a teenager in Garfield, residents more directly affected by the chromium contamination were suffering.
Garfield, like the other neighborhoods along the Passaic River that border it, was a working class factory town during the 20th century.