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Senate passes bill expanding drug war with Transnational Drug Trafficking Act

On Monday, the Senate passed the Transnational Drug Trafficking Act, which expands the war on drugs. This law gives the Justice Department the authority...

Puerto Rican Gated Communities Must Open Gates to Jehova’s Witnesses

On Thursday, March 21st, an already shell-shocked population (in Puerto Rico) was hit with another blow against the self-imposed prisonesque security measures many urbanizations and neighborhoods have:...

Countdown to 100 Days: The Challenge Facing Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico's new governor, Alejandro Garcia Padilla, was sworn in on January 2, 2013. On January 3, 2013, Governor Garcia-Padilla has more than enough...

Chris Rock, Bill Clinton on Larry Dunn: The HIV Positive Mistress...

Bring the Pain is the single best Comedy Album of the 1990s (if not all time), and I can always find a way to...

Todd Akin: Happy Days vs. Training Day

The ongoing storm swirling around the GOP and Congressman Todd Akin may be focused on rape and abortion, but they center on an ever-growing...

#CrisisInChicago: The Effect of Heat on Crime

With news this week that the past 12 months in the U.S. being the hottest on record plus consecutive days of record breaking heat in...

Can SAFE California Keep Blacks and Latinos Off Death Row?

Politic365 talks with SAFE California about a new ballot initiative that could do away with executions

Could You Really Be #Trayvon?

You have no idea what it's like to be a Black man vs. a White guy with a 100 pound advantage and a gun

LGBT City Councilmember Charlotte’s First

In a moment possibly indicative of the “New South” observers are talking about, barriers are quietly being torn down on the Charlotte, North Carolina...

Feuding Over L.A. City Council’s 1st Black President

Some people just cannot to be happy for others. Or, at least their actions make it seem that way. Turn to the Los Angeles City Council...