It’s no secret that anti-immigrant activists have a penchant for targeting youth, the most vulnerable of the undocumented set. But the Senate defeat of the popular DREAM Act confirmed the obvious. The war on immigrants is being waged not only along our borders, but within our classrooms as well.
|By: TheMediaConsortium Thursday September 30, 2010 8:46 am|
|By: GA_spoken Thursday July 29, 2010 5:49 pm|
Georgia students stand in solidarity with other college students across the nation fighting for public higher education. This August 7-8, Georgia Students for Public Higher Education (GSPHE), will be hosting our Summer Conference in Atlanta. All who want one should be able to get a college education.
|By: RH Reality Check Thursday May 13, 2010 6:34 am|
“I cannot imagine a place where one might stand and have a clearer view of concentrated disadvantage based on race, class, and gender inequality in the country then from inside the walls of women’s prisons.” Beth E. Richie
Written by Tonya Williams for RHRealityCheck.org – News, commentary and community for reproductive health and justice.
|By: Bill Egnor Wednesday April 21, 2010 7:00 am|
There are a lot of wacky people in the world. At times it is part of the joy of living, when you run into someone who is willing to give you a five hour mini-seminar on crop-circles or try to explain the universe with the theories of Immanuel Velikovsky. If you have a reasonable sense of the ridiculous and a lot of time on your hands it is a harmless source of entertainment. The problem comes when one persons wackiness intersects with the legislative process.
This is where we are in at least two states, Virginia and Georgia in regards to the forced implantation of micro-chips. Last night Rachel Maddow had a piece about the testimony given by a woman to the legislature.
"Originally posted at Squarestate.net"
She talked about how she should have the right to work without being tortured by her coworkers activating the chip that she claims was installed in her “genital area”, just by the use of electronic devices, such as cell phones.
|By: RH Reality Check Friday February 26, 2010 6:51 am|
Anti-choice groups in Atlanta have rented billboards calling black children “an endangered species,” and advocating for laws to limit reproductive choice. The billboards are owned by CBS Outdoors. Yes, that CBS.
Written by Jodi Jacobson for RHRealityCheck.org – News, commentary and community for reproductive health and justice.
|By: TheMediaConsortium Friday February 19, 2010 8:15 am|
By Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium Blogger
If you were to look out to the horizon of the clean energy field right now, you would see the hazy outlines of nuclear reactors. President Barack Obama announced this week that two new nuclear plants will go up in Georgia, built on the promise that the federal government will guarantee $8.3 billion in loans—nearly the entire estimated cost of the project.
|By: John Terzano Tuesday September 22, 2009 7:06 am|
A new report published by The Justice Project, Convicting the Innocent in Georgia: Stories of Injustice and the Reforms that Can Prevent Them highlights thirteen cases of wrongful conviction in Georgia that caused twenty men to collectively spend nearly 170 years in prison.
|By: Villager Friday June 5, 2009 1:05 pm|
I ask all villagers to call on DA Chisolm to do everything in his power to prevent an execution.
|By: toma Monday May 4, 2009 5:31 pm|
Neal Horsley is an Ultra-Right-Wing candidate for Georgia Governor. Who once had sex with a mule.
|By: Villager Saturday April 18, 2009 4:50 am|
Troy Davis’ appeal was rejected by the federal appeals court in Atlanta yesterday. In the 2 to 1 opinion, the court ruled that Troy was unable to establish by clear and convincing evidence that a new jury would not find him guilty.