99 Years: The racist roots, and results, of the city manager system of government / by Samuel James

Ku Klux Klansmen marching through Portland in 1923 in support of the city manager form of government. photo/Collections of Maine Historical Society, http://www.MaineMemory.net, #1265 Originally published in the Mainer on October 2, 2022 John Arthur “Jack” Johnson was born into poverty in Galveston, Texas, in 1878, and he was an all-around genius. He was anContinue reading “99 Years: The racist roots, and results, of the city manager system of government / by Samuel James”

Opinion: The Time Is Now for a People-Powered Backlash / by Bill McKibben

Hundreds of young climate activists rally in Lafayette Square on the north side of the White House to demand that U.S. President Joe Biden work to make the Green New Deal into law on June 28, 2021 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) The Supreme Court’s decisions are insanely unpopular; we have toContinue reading “Opinion: The Time Is Now for a People-Powered Backlash / by Bill McKibben”