Mark Thompson

'42': Jackie Robinson Fought for Equality Before Baseball Came Calling

I saw 42, and left the theater with my head high, chest swollen, back straight and eyes tearful with emotion. Sports can make us feel proud, especially, when our dignity and worth have been historically discounted in America.

Keep reading... Show less

A Crucifixion in Memphis: The King Assassination and What We Know Now

As a Christian minister, I have always been moved by John 14:12.

Keep reading... Show less
BRAND NEW STORIES

Don't Sit on the Sidelines of History. Join Alternet All Access and Go Ad-Free. Support Honest Journalism.