100 year anniversary of Tulsa, Oklahoma Greenwood Massacre

May 31, 2021, marks the 100 year anniversary of the Tulsa, Oklahoma Greenwood massacre. Listen to survivors of the Tulsa race massacre share their memories of Greenwood before a White mob attacked the affluent community 100 years ago in “Tulsa 1921: An American Tragedy.” The special airs Monday, May 31, at 10 p.m. ET on CBS.
Tulsa is currently taking action to find and identify victims who were buried in mass graves. MSN describes some of this activity. Both the New York Times and Atlantic articles provide an outstanding overview of this tragic event.

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Rest up, Rep. Dingell!…

Rest up, Rep. Dingell! After undergoing surgery for a perforated ulcer, Rep. Dingell is recovering well at George Washington Hospital in Washington, DC. We will be rescheduling the Congresswoman’s upcoming town hall until she has fully recovered. Thank you for your time and consideration. – Team Dingell See our original post at Facebook

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MICRC – ICRC Meeting Schedule

More Things to Do: Redistricting Committees For Michiganders who worked for or donated to Voters Not Politicians, and for other voters who care deeply about fairness in government and have been offended by gerrymandering, the time has arrived. Redistricting committees are meeting throughout Michigan to receive the input of voters regarding where and how district…

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GOP lawmaker rips Republican colleagues’ ‘bogus’ insurrection claims

GOP lawmaker rips Republican colleagues’ ‘bogus’ insurrection claims https://bit.ly/3oEyby3 Michigan GOP congressman rejects claims by colleagues downplaying Capitol riot When many Republicans spread inaccurate accounts of the January 6 insurrection some are actually calling out that effort for what it is. And Liz Cheney isn’t the only one. On Sunday, Congressman Fred Upton (R-MI) cited…

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Despite the opposition of House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif) an…

Despite the opposition of House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky), the House passed a bipartisan bill to investigate the January 6 insurrection through an independent, 9/11-style commission last evening. The final vote was 252–175, with 35 Republicans joining Democrats in supporting the legislation. It will now go to…