Tag Archives: ProPublica

Why I like Twitter: look at what I just found

Maybe I shouldn’t have said “like Twitter,” given that I’ve confessed to being addicted to it. Never mind. I scroll down and up and down and up and then I’ll find something like this: ProPublica, a pro bono investigative organization … Continue reading

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Are you still donating to the Red Cross?

I never have — because I won’t give to any organization allied to any religion. And I’ve been aware for years that the Red Cross, in particular, doesn’t use the vast amount of money it collects for the emergency services … Continue reading

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Want to know what drives me crazy? This.

Racism. As practiced by a Jacksonville, Florida cop who busied himself writing pedestrian tickets, primarily to black people. I thank ProPublica for exposing this–“walking while black”–and for causing my blood pressure to rise.

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