Category Archives: Civil Rights

When We All Had a Dream

When We All Had a Dream By Wm. Dorich In the 1940s and my youth, the American lexicon included such repugnant words as “Japs, Kikes, Niggers and Pollocks.” I remember those days—my father was an immigrant coal miner from Serbia, … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Martin Luther King and Political Correctness (and a boy living in “Hillbilly Heights”)

Martin Luther King and Political Correctness (and a boy living in “Hillbilly Heights”) I was just a white kid at the time born in 1950 living on the Southeast side of Baltimore Maryland. The place was a project (actually old … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment

NSA broke privacy rules thousands of times per year, audit finds

The National Security Agency has broken privacy rules or overstepped its legal authority thousands of times each year since Congress granted the agency broad new powers in 2008, according to an internal audit and other top-secret documents. Most of the … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Does Oprah Have a History of Making Disputed Racism Claims?

In 2005, Oprah Winfrey accused luxury store Hermes in Paris of turning her away when she stopped in to purchase an expensive watch for singer Tina Turner. A spokesperson for the TV personality later referred to the incident as her … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment

Race discrimination claims made by Paula Deen’s white former restaurant manager that ruined her career are THROWN OUT by judge

The Court concludes that Plaintiff is not an aggrieved party under Title VII because her interests are not those arguably sought to be protected by that statue,’ wrote Moore. ‘At best, Plaintiff is an accidental victim of the alleged racial … Continue reading

More Galleries | Leave a comment