Ann Jeffryes

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#Blackout: The People United Will Never Be Defeated

Silence in Ferguson, and defiance elsewhere, in wake of DOJ report

<b>FERGUSON •</b> A day after the Department of Justice slammed Ferguson’s police and court systems for discriminatory practices that prey on the city’s …

Justice

Holder: Report shows why Michael Brown’s death set off Ferguson like ‘a powder keg’

The Justice Department’s report on police in Ferguson showed that the “implicit and explicit racial bias” displayed officers there helped foster the unhappy environment that exploded into international view last summer after a police officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old, Attorney General …

Justice

The Cop Who Choked Eric Garner to Death Won't Have to Pay a Dime in Damages

Mark Nepo On The Devastating Diagnosis That Began His Spiritual Journey (VIDEO)

Nearly 26 years ago, poet Mark Nepo discovered a lump on the back of his head, which would later be diagnosed as cancer. In the above clip from an upcoming episode of "Super Soul Sunday," Oprah asks the bestselling author to go back to the life-changing moment that ultimately led to a profound …

California Prison Hunger Strikes and the Meaning of Solidarity

As at Guantanamo Bay, the lights are kept on 24/7. And even when prisoners are released from their cells for recreation, they remain in isolation in …