Malcolm X: 50 Years Remembered [Video]

Malcolm X: 50 Years Remembered [Video]

Malcolm X was assassinated February 21, 1965. There was a memorial in New York City in his honor Saturday.  A blue spotlight shone on the exact spot Malcolm X was shot. Malcolm X was a Muslim leader addressing his Muslim followers.  Malcolm X: 50 years remembered. Malcolm X believed that black people could change the […]

Death Penalty History and the Present for Massachusetts

Death Penalty History and the Present for Massachusetts

Massachusetts has dealt with witches, anarchists, Quakers, pirates and gangsters in high profile executions.  Massachusetts hanged 26 people for practicing witchcraft.  The death penalty was abolished in 1984. A Boston Globe poll from 2013 showed that one-third of Boston’s residents would favor the death penalty for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. The last time the death penalty was […]

‘Superbug’ Exposure at UCLA Medical Center

‘Superbug’ Exposure at UCLA Medical Center

Over 150 people at the University of California in Los Angeles Medical Center (UCLA) have been exposed to what is being referred to as a “superbug,” or CRE (Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriacae). In addition, seven people have been infected and two people have died. It is not sure if the superbug bacteria contributed to the deaths. The […]