Hazel Brannon Smith, Delta Zeta: Hazel received the Pulitzer Prize for editorial writing in 1964 for her "steadfast achievement to her editorial duty in the face of great pressure and opposition,” as she bravely crusaded against racial inequality and social injustice through the three Mississippi newspapers she owned during the Civil Rights Movement.
Darrin Bell - Liberal - Darrin Bell challenges social, political and cultural assumptions. His award-winning work navigates issues such as civil rights, pop culture, family, science fiction, scriptural wisdom and nihilist philosophy while often casting subjects in roles that are traditionally denied them. For more info visit http://www.gocomics.com/darrin-bell
New York Times: Sept. 2014 - Editorial: Voter ID on trial in Texas: An absurdly strict law that accepts as proof of identity a concealed-weapon permit but not a student identification card is being challenged in court.
Today in Black History, - Former slave Timothy T. Fortune moved to New York City in 1881 and founded a newspaper that would go on to become the New York Age, one of the most influential black newspapers in history. For more info, check out today's notes!
How to watch everyone without being watched—that’s the lust of every dictator, authoritarian, totalitarian, social manipulator and corporate voyeur. Many despotic endeavors have ascended and collapsed based mostly on their ability to spy on citizens.