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Veterans Day – A call to action for the 99 percent

November 11th. Veterans Day. Though many people believe that Memorial Day and Veterans Day are observed for the same reason, there is a subtle yet important distinction between the two. While both holidays honor military personnel, Memorial Day pays tribute to the brave men and women who died while serving our nation in war. Veterans Day, on the other hand, honors the men and women – both living and dead – who have served in the armed forces at any time – during peace or war.

It’s all about money and not justice

I am not upset with these attorneys representing the Isadore family; this is their profession. What I am upset with is the life of an African American has no value placed upon it until he or she is killed by a white person and only if the white person has money.