Delegates to the Democratic National Convention officially nominate Hillary Clinton as the party’s presidential nominee. Former President Bill Clinton delivers the keynote address. The convention will also hear from the mothers of African-Americans killed by police or who died in police custody or at the hands of vigilantes. The mothers of  Eric Garner, Trayvon Martin, … Continued


  This past Sunday marked exactly 365 days since Ferguson, Missouri, teenager Michael Brown was shot, killed, and left on the road, in open view for four hours by local police. Up next on Hard Knock, Davey D reports from the city of Ferguson, Mo., where he spoke with organizers and community members in attendance … Continued


This weekend marks the anniversary of the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.  We talk with Tia Oso,  who interrupted NetRoots Nation to remind that black lives matter.  It’s the Berkeley Barb’s 50th anniversary–we’ll talk about journalism, then and now.  PLUS:  David Casarett,  Md and professor of medicine, makes the case for the medical … Continued


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