Daily Archives: September 6, 2017

Activist radio personality, attorney Lizz Brown passes away

Longtime St. Louis radio personality, attorney and social justice activist Lizz Brown passed away today (Wednesday, September 6) in St. Louis, following a lengthy illness. Brown fought for the rights of African Americans and for justice. As host of the … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irma is so strong it’s registering on devices designed to detect earthquakes

US-bound Hurricane Irma has gotten so strong that it is showing up on equipment designed to measure earthquakes. Stephen Hicks, a seismologist at the National Oceanography Centre Southampton, said seismometer recordings on Guadeloupe, an island group in the southern Caribbean … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | White Supremacy Strikes Again: Dolt45 Ends DACA

Here is a twitter feed explaining DACA. How DACA works and its impact on many Americans This affects 800,000 young people and their families. You think that they care about destroying the lives of these young people and their families? … Continue reading

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