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Monday, January 20, 2014
Martin Luther King, Jr
Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence
Speech delivered by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on April 4, 1967, at Riverside Church in New York City:
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Juan Cole
Gov’t That Surveilled MLK in Bid to Destroy Him Wants Us to Trust Them
Among the ironies of Barack Obama trying to sell us the gargantuan NSA domestic spying program is that such techniques of telephone surveillance were used against the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Kathy Kelly
For Whom the Bell Tolls
Our only hope today lies in our ability to recapture the revolutionary spirit and go out into a sometimes hostile world declaring eternal hostility to poverty, racism, and militarism. ... A genuine...
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S. Derek Turner
We Fight Today, For a Better Tomorrow
Monday marks the official commemoration of what would have been Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s 85th birthday. For many around this country (and the world) it will be a day of remembrance, reflection...
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Elizabeth Royte
Your Kindergarten Teacher Was Right: Sharing Is Caring
Years ago, perhaps after I served them a rustic-looking crème broulee, my in-laws gave me a miniature blow torch, the better to caramelize future desserts.
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Chris Hedges
What Obama Really Meant Was ...
Remarks by the President on Review of Signals Intelligence (if he had told the truth) Department of Injustice Washington, D.C. 11:15 a.m. EST
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Paul Buchheit
Another Shocking Wealth Grab by the Rich -- In Just One Year
It was shown in a recent report that the richest Americans have made millions from their stock holdings since the recession.
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