Opinion

Black lives matter

By Rashad Robinson Yesterday, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters indicted Cincinnati University Police Officer Ray Tensing on 1st degree murder charges for violently killing 43-year-old Sam DuBose 10 days ago. Unfortunately, what’s shocking about this case is not just the…

My big, fat Greek Governor

It is unfair to compare GOP New Jersey Governor Chris Christie with politicians in Greece, because the Hellenic Republic’s leadership is doing something to pull its working class out of an economic tail spin. The Garden States’s bombastic bully has…

Income Inequality the “defining issue of our time”

According to Wall Street Journal, Thom Hartmann, the International Monetary Fund and and the head of the Federal Reserve Board,things look pretty grim for most working families. The International Monetary Fund is reporting that income inequality is the “defining issue of our time,” says Hartmann. “That’s…