The Republic of T.

Black. Gay. Father. Vegetarian. Buddhist. Liberal.

July 30, 2013
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Digest for July 26th through July 30th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for July 26th through July 30th: Dream Defenders to draft ‘Trayvon’s Law’ legislation from halls of Florida’s state capitol – Reverend … Continue reading

July 26, 2013
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Digest for July 26th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for July 26th from 12:01 to 12:31: Want to succeed? Be lucky – According to a recent speech by Alan … Continue reading

July 15, 2013
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Digest for July 1st through July 15th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for July 1st through July 15th: Why George Zimmerman was acquitted – For the six Florida jurors who decided the fate … Continue reading

July 12, 2013
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Geraldo Rivera Gets It Wrong and Racist on Travon Martin’s Murder

The verdict in the trial of George Zimmerman for the murder (yes, murder) of Trayvon Martin is coming sooner or later, now that closing arguments are winding down. I’m not sure I can hold on to my sanity until then. … Continue reading

July 9, 2013
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Will Portugal Be Austerity’s Next “Catastrophic Success”

I’ve written a few times about how austerity has done a number on Portugal. It’s increased inequality, shrunk the economy, increased the country’s death rate, driven unemployment to record highs, led to a mass exodus of educated-but-unemployed young Portuguese (much … Continue reading

July 1, 2013
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Digest for June 28th through July 1st

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for June 28th through July 1st: The Resilient Minority Wage Gap – At the March on Washington where Martin Luther King … Continue reading