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50 Years Later, MLK’s “A Time To Break Silence” Speech Is as Relevant as Ever

50 Years Later, MLK’s “A Time To Break Silence” Speech Is as Relevant as Ever

Fifty years ago, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his most important speech that wasn’t about civil rights, an address that has been..

April 4, 2017 with 0 Comments
Obama Acknowledges ‘Countless Civilians’ Killed in Secret US Bombing of Laos, Pledges $90M in Aid

Obama Acknowledges ‘Countless Civilians’ Killed in Secret US Bombing of Laos, Pledges $90M in Aid

Barack Obama, the first sitting US president to visit Laos, acknowledged the secret American bombing campaign there that killed at..

September 6, 2016 with 0 Comments
Obama Scolds Vietnam on Human Rights, Ignores Past US Atrocities

Obama Scolds Vietnam on Human Rights, Ignores Past US Atrocities

While visiting Vietnam this week, President Barack Obama criticized the nominally communist government’s human rights record and urged..

May 24, 2016 with 0 Comments
‘Media Burglars’ Revealed: Vietnam War Activists Stole FBI COINTELPRO Files

‘Media Burglars’ Revealed: Vietnam War Activists Stole FBI COINTELPRO Files

‘On March 8, 1971, a group of eight Vietnam War protestors broke into a Federal Bureau of Investigation field office in Media,..

January 9, 2014 with 0 Comments
How the Catonsville Nine Survived on Film

How the Catonsville Nine Survived on Film

Jake Olzen, Waging Nonviolence “It is arguably the single most powerful antiwar act in American history,” Martin Sheen once recounted..

May 17, 2013 with 0 Comments
“Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence”– Speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.; Riverside Church, New York City, April 4, 1967

“Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence”– Speech by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.; Riverside Church, New York City, April 4, 1967

I come to this magnificent house of worship tonight because my conscience leaves me no other choice. I join with you in this meeting..

April 4, 2013 with 0 Comments
Code Pink’s Lachelle Roddy Evokes 1971 John Kerry while Protesting 2013 John Kerry

Code Pink’s Lachelle Roddy Evokes 1971 John Kerry while Protesting 2013 John Kerry

When a protester interrupted Secretary of State nominee John Kerry during his Senate confirmation hearing on Thursday, Kerry responded by..

January 24, 2013 with 0 Comments
Karzai: U.S. in Peace Talks with Taliban

Karzai: U.S. in Peace Talks with Taliban

Afghan President Hamid Karzai says the United States is talking peace with the Taliban, the first high-level confirmation that Washington..

June 18, 2011 with 0 Comments
‘The Moral High Ground’: U.S. Veterans Blow Whistle on Illegal Burial of Agent Orange in South Korea

‘The Moral High Ground’: U.S. Veterans Blow Whistle on Illegal Burial of Agent Orange in South Korea

American veterans accuse the U.S. military of illegally burying hundreds of drums of Agent Orange, a highly toxic chemical weapon used in..

May 23, 2011 with 0 Comments
‘On This Day’ 1967: Martin Luther King’s “A Time to Break Silence” Speech

‘On This Day’ 1967: Martin Luther King’s “A Time to Break Silence” Speech

Yes, I am fully aware that today, April 4, is the tragic day on which the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr., one of the finest specimens of..

April 4, 2011 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • JFK Diary Calls Hitler ‘Stuff of Legends’ Who ‘Will Emerge From Hatred’
  • White House Welcomes Brigitte Gabriel, Leader of Anti-Muslim ‘Hate Group’ ACT for America
  • Republican Florida Court Official Calls for Lynching of Black Anti-Death Penalty State Attorney Aramis Ayala
  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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