Kansas city Schools: Latest in the race to the bottom

 Massive school closures in KC to be done by fall: The politics of ‘compassionate conservatism” You’ve no doubt heard the dismal news out Wednesday, March 12, 2020.  Kansas City’s school superintendent said he is going to shutter nearly half the district’s schools due to plummeting enrollment and budget deficits.  Perhaps, more grotesque was his […]

REAL-ID Causing Problems in Florida

Two months ago, REAL-ID went into effect in Florida and many residents are having problems proving their identities to obtain the new driver’s licenses. Florida is one of the few states complying with the law as many states have said that REAL-ID is too expensive to implement and the federal government has extended the deadline […]

Shopping While Black at Wal-Mart

Felony Charge for Cutting in Line While Black in Missouri By Michael I. Niman, Progressive Populist 9/1/09 http://mediastudy.com/articles/pp9-1-09.html In a perfect world, Heather Ellis would seem like a source of pride for her hometown of Kennett, Mo. As a high school honor student she earned a position on the National Honor Roll and was recognized […]