SCOTUS affirms race discrimination

by Rees Lloyd -- Fifty-two years ago, the civil rights movement, based on the goal of a "colorblind society," achieved passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. That act was intended more…

Time to name a ship after this American hero

by Rees Lloyd -- Delegates to the recent 96th annual national convention of The American Legion, representing some 2.4 million wartime veterans, voted to adopt a resolution supporting an initiative by Vietnam more…

Lessons from a great
American: Cesar Chavez

by Rees Lloyd -- "I am convinced that the truest act of courage, the strongest act of manliness, is to sacrifice for others in a totally nonviolent struggle for justice. To be more…

Four Chaplains Day: Don't expect ACLU

by Rees Lloyd -- Feb. 3 is "Four Chaplains Day" in America by unanimous act of Congress in 1988. Unfortunately, it is generally not taught to the children in the schools, observed more…