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  • Medical Examiner: Chokehold on Eric Garner Ruled Homicide

    Aug 1, 14 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments

    *The medical examiner has ruled that the chokehold of a police officer on a New York City man last month caused his death. Medical examiner spokeswoman Julie Bolcer said Friday that Eric Garner’s July 17 death has been ruled a homicide, reports the AP. Bolcer says his death was caused by “the compression of his […]

  • Eric Holder Said the Obvious: Racism Drives the Obama Bashing

    Jul 16, 14 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *Attorney General Eric Holder finally said the obvious and that’s that racism drives and has always driven the relentless bash of President Obama. In the past, Holder has strongly hinted that “racial animus” as he put it in his frank charge has been the mainstay behind the GOP’s non-stop, take no prisoners, assault on any […]

  • A.G. Holder Says New Policy Makes More Convicts Eligible for Presidential Clemency

    Apr 22, 14 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *(Via Time) – The Obama Administration continued its push to reduce the number of prisoners serving long sentences as a result of the nation’s federal drug laws on Monday with an announcement by Attorney General Eric Holder (pictured above) describing new rules that would expand the pool of convicts eligible to apply for presidential clemency. […]

  • Laura Ingraham: ‘Democrats Have Failed Black Youth. Do We Call That Racist?’

    Apr 15, 14 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *On Tuesday, conservative radio host Laura Ingraham said that the number of Democratic officials and officeholders accusing conservatives of appealing to racism against minorities is only indicative of the party’s electoral challenges, reports Mediate.com. She asserted that accusations of racism are the Democratic Party’s “security blanket” and asked why we do not label the ways […]

  • Al Sharpton: National Action Network Confab is NOT a Fan Club (Watch)

    Apr 8, 14 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment

    *Al Sharpton wants everyone to know it’s not all about him. The 2014 National Action Network Convention will have many guest speakers and panelists there, and Sharpton is ready to take action on so many civil rights issues. “If you serve people, people tend to come,” he said. “This isn’t an Al Sharpton fan club.” “I think the […]

  • Between the Lines: Report on Increasing Black Student Class Exclusions is Troubling

    Mar 27, 14 by Anthony Asadullah Samad, Ph.D 1 Comment

    *Last week, a new report offered a renewed look at a persistent problem in how public education is failing our children. Disproportionately excluding black children from the classroom, through suspensions, expulsions and non-learning “holding rooms,” are a glaring problem in U.S. public schools. The U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights released new data […]