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Martin Luther King, Jr., Earl Caldwell and the Daily News

Go right now to your nearest newsstand and buy a copy of today’s Daily News. Because my local tabloid devotes the cover and first seven pages to a commemoration of Martin Luther King, Jr., on this fiftieth anniversary of his … Continue reading

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Voting rights: what the hell happened in Wisconsin?

This story from Mother Jones answers some of my furious questions about the 2016 election, especially in Wisconsin. How on earth did it happen? And it keeps me furiously focused on my obsession about voting rights. You know, the odd … Continue reading

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“Trump’s Crazy Choices for the Courts”

Source: Trump’s Crazy Choices for the Courts – The New York Times I put the title in quotes because it’s not me saying it. It’s a fine retired federal judge, Shira Scheindlin (Southern District of New York), writing in the … Continue reading

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