Tag Archives: inequality

Juneteenth: Now More Than Ever

Juneteenth: Now More Than Ever

Juneteenth is celebrated as the anniversary of the emancipation of slaves in Texas on June 19, 1865, and it is also an occasion to speak out about injustices in our country.

The Daily Embers: March For Our Lives, Great Pacific Garbage Patch, and College Basketball

Happy Monday? Over the weekend there was a massive March For Our Lives, news that the Great Pacific Garbage Patch has gotten larger, and basketball games were played.

Soon, Not a Drop to Drink

As oil interests and corporate greed trump common sense and human decency, indigenous people are suffering, land is ravaged, and water supplies are poisoned: enough is enough. Essay by John S. Blake.

The Art of Dying

In light of the latest tragedies of black lives taken, John S. Blake examines the past three decades of his life.