R.I.P. Dennis Banks

From the Daily Kos: There are some people in history that have impressed upon me that no matter where they came from..poverty and alcoholism…one can change their direction and become a voice for their people. Dennis Banks was such a man. Whilst in prison, he had a moment of clarity that changed his life. He […]

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R.I.P. David Patterson

From Daily Kos: “Our nation is forever indebted to these WWII heroes,” said Sen. John McCain in a Tweet on Monday. David Patterson, one of the last living U.S. Marines Navajo code talkers from World War II who used the Navajo language to transmit secret tactical messages to outwit the Japanese passed away from pneumonia, […]

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Notable Links: 12-19/14

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Notable Links: 10-31/14

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