Monday's Meditation

No, the media will not shut up

February 1 Dennis J. Freeman 0

LOS ANGELES-What’s going on in Washington, D.C. is a joke these days. The only problem with that assessment is that there is no one laughing at the punch lines. First, the same man who tried for eight years to discredit President Barack Obama with all of those birther lies is now […]

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The Power of ‘Selma’

February 23 Dennis J. Freeman 0

The beauty of Paramount Pictures richly told civil rights drama “Selma” is not only the re-telling of a historical part of America’s darkened past but the powerful film let’s us in on a long-held, not-so-quiet secret: The Civil Right Movement was bigger than one man. One of the mythic injustices about […]