Marc Lamont Hill Examines How Americans Are Being Exploited By Cops As Revenue Generators: Hill's new book new book examines a growing crisis in America where citizens are being made vulnerable and exploitable as revenue generators.
This week marks the 50th anniversary of Vernon Dahmer being killed by the Ku Klux Klan. On January 9, 1966, Vernon Dahmer announced on the radio that he would pay the poll tax for anyone who could not afford to register to vote.
Technician Fifth Grade John J. Pinder, Jr., Medal of Honor recipient. Unit: 16th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division. Citation: For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty on 6 June 1944, near Colleville-sur-Mer, France. On D-day, Technician 5th Grade Pinder landed on the coast 100 yards off shore under devastating enemy machinegun and artillery fire which caused severe casualties among the boatload. Carrying a vitally important radio, he struggled towards…
New York City ARECS (Amateur Radio Emergency Communications Service) was activated the morning of 9-11-01. Not only were cell sites, police and fire communications, and most television antennas lost when the World Trade Center collapsed, the New York City Office of Emergency Management bunker was lost when 7 World Trade Center collapsed later in the day.