Texas: First Black Lawyer Charlye Farris Dead at 80 of Cancer

19 02 2010

She earned her law license in 1953 and became the first woman of any race to practice law in Wichita County.


Hamas Vows Revenge for Israeli Attack

1 02 2010

“Imagine there’s no countries, it isn’t hard to do, nothing to kill or die for,
and no religion too, imagine all the people, living life in peace.” ~ John Lennon

Obama Effigy “Strung-Up” in Jimmy Carter’s Hometown

4 01 2010

“Try to imagine a Shakespeare beset by fundamentalism, or a Goethe trying to work with the Ku Klux Klan roaring under his door.” ~ Henry Louis Mencken