The events that I saw in my childhood during the war in Sudan are called genocide today.
In 1994, Jamie and Gladys Scott were convicted in a Mississippi state court.
I want to tell you a story. It's a tale about drugs, prison, race, and justice (or the lack thereof).
It is Death Penalty Awareness Week, and supporters of human rights across the country have turned their attention to a uniquely complicated injustice -- the implementation of capital punishment in the United States.
Does this sound familiar? A poor, minority community experiences high levels of violence and drug dealing. A predominantly white police force sweeps in and arrests many offenders.
Mike Huckabee is done as a presidential contender. That's the word on the street.
Dane County, Wisconsin, is an amazing community for African-American babies to be born into. It is a horrible community in which to live if you are an adult African-American male.
Living in Maricopa County, Arizona, we are used to seeing our http://blog.sojo.net/2009/03/12/action-alert-victory-department-of-justi..."