"But part of what it means to exist together as fellow citizens in a body politic is that at base level we recognize and honor each other’s humanity. We don’t have to like or agree with each other. But we recognize each other as levelly human." The vile pain of racial taunts: Marcus Smart, DMX and white supremacy's sick power
Three of four daughters (in their 30s and 40s) of the late Saudi King Abdullah, confined for the past 13 years. They are under control of the new Saudi King. Their crime appears to be the fact that they are daughters of a woman the king chose to divorce. Why is our President and a zillion other people going to King Abdullah's funeral? (And why are we paying for the trip? You know FLOTUS doesn't like to stay at Econo-Lodges).
The #BBC's Today programme is enjoying high ratings, and the Mail and #Telegraph are, as usual, attacking the corporation as leftwing. Last month a single edition of the #Radio4 show was edited by the artist and musician PJ Harvey. What happened was illuminating.