Photo of the remains of the 3 civil rights workers who were lynched, burned & buried near Philadelphia, Mississippi during "Freedom Summer", 1964. Andrew Goodman, a 20-year-old Jewish student from New York; James Chaney, a 24 year old activist from Meridian, Mississippi and Michael Schwerner, a 24-year-old Jewish CORE organizer,and former social worker, also from New York were murdered for a cause that they dedicated their short lives for. R.I.P
On Monday night, Donald Trump, in media-attack mode, slammed NBC News anchor Lester Holt, who will moderate the first debate between Trump and Hillary Clinton on September 26, for being a Democrat.
One problem: Holt has been a registered Republican since 2003, according to New York State voter registration documents.
Appearing with Bill O’Reilly on the O’Reilly Factor, the exchange went like this:
Amelia Boynton Robinson lays beaten and tear gassed on the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama. She was attempting, along with up to 600 other marchers, to cross the bridge from Selma to Montgomery, but the marchers were stopped and beaten by police, March 7, 1965 Photo credit: Bettmann / Corbis — in Selma, Alabama.
New York's strict voter registration rules frustrate Sanders supporters
New York's strict voter registration rules frustrate Sanders supporters Many show up to primary voting places on Tuesday only to find out that they needed to declare as Republican or Democrat back on 9 October in order to vote #NYPrimary http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/apr/19/new-york-independent-voter-registration-frustration-sanders-democratic-primary?CMP=share_btn_fb