Dick Price: As a recent veteran, other program members would frequently bring newcomer Vietnam veterans to me, if for no other reason than to show them that sobriety was within their reach and wasn’t nearly as onerous as they feared.
There, I would trace out the letters of the names of fellows I’d served with – or just stand back and soak in the sadness. With the same kind of tears in my eyes that I felt finishing this article.
Dick Price: I simply can’t take the endless shade MSNBC hosts and guests throw on Bernie Sanders—and the same goes for the New York Times and the Washington Post. I’m sorry, I can’t take it anymore.
Dick Price: It was overkill, every bit of it—the grunt, the huge swing, the twisting hips, the spray of perspiration, even the unsteady lumbering back toward the middle.
This past August 13th, a scintillating panel of experts discussed the looming reproductive justice crisis occasioned by the efforts to curtail women’s access to abortions that’s going on around the country.
Dick Price: Prospects for my recovery are strong. The doctor who examined me after my last radiation treatment Monday said, caught and treated this early, they never see my kind of tonsil cancer return. “Never,” he said.
Dick Price: Yes, in that third platoon — my platoon — differences were overlooked and cross-racial ties were formed, especially when a black lieutenant was in charge.
Dick Price: Positive conditions for learning and safety do not exist when Black students are disproportionately subject to contact with law enforcement.
Dick Price: The forum at Ward AME Church in South LA promised to be, could have been, should have been a real mano-a-mano, gloves-off discussion between current one-term incumbent Sheriff Jim McDonnell and retired Sheriff’s Lieutenant Alex Villanueva.
ir Force Brigadier General E. John Teichert, newly installed commander of the 412th Test Wing, Edwards Air Force Base, has been accused of operating an online ministry that promotes his particular brand of Evangelical Christianity to base troops, contractors, and civilian employees. The site, known as PLUS—or Prayer at Lunchtime for the United States—“denigrated LGBT […]
Dick Price: There are younger Republican officeholders and their functionaries who might be affected by a boatload of bananas, if they’re thinking of continuing their political careers. They’re going to be saddled with their support — or nonopposition — for Trump down the road.
To put a human face on these rent control issues issues, Kate Clark interviewed five Pasadena and Glendale residents, whose lives have been impacted by rising rents and the struggle to hold onto affordable housing.
Dick Price: Police surveillance—collecting and monitoring information about individuals by the government—has been with us a long time. Who can forget Cointelpro?” But today’s technology makes surveillance orders of magnitude more invasive, catching up many more people.