Sunday, February 16, 2020

Tag: Rep. John Conyers

Reparations Now: UN Working Panel Recommends U.S....

Slavery reparations is not only a domestic matter, but an international human rights issue as well.  In what can only be described as a...

Move to Restore Voting Rights to Former...

With the introduction yesterday of a new bill in Congress that would restore voting rights in federal elections to nearly 4.4 million former convicts, many...

With Powerful Essay, Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates Prompts...

In a devastating front-page story in The Atlantic titled "The Case for Reparations," African-American writer Ta-Nehisi Coates makes one of the most powerful, logical...

After 50 Years, Rep. John Conyers Knocked...

Rep. John Conyers has been a member of the Michigan congressional delegation for the past 50 years, but his reign may end due not...

John Conyers Facing Toughest Re-election in Newly...

Congressional incumbents typically have a big advantage come election time. But the second-most senior member of the U.S. House — Rep. John Conyers, D-Mich. —...