Naomi Shavin
Reporter-Researcher

Why an Indie Press in Brooklyn Is Publishing the Pope
August 04, 2015 5:34 PM

Following its successful edition of the Senate Torture Report, a Brooklyn publisher has rushed the Pope's Encyclical into bookstores. 

Three South Carolina Senators Voted to Keep the Confederate Flag Flying. Here’s Their Reasoning.
July 07, 2015

One senator claims the flag had nothing to do with the Charleston massacre.

The Confederate Flag Is a Racist Symbol. Just Ask the KKK.
July 01, 2015

By supporting the flag in South Carolina, they’re really supporting a man who murdered nine black Americans.

Gay Couples Can Marry Now, But They Can Still Be Fired for Being Gay
June 26, 2015

Here's the next big fight for the gay rights movement.

The Remarkable Life of Denmark Vesey, Co-Founder of Charleston's Emanuel Church
June 18, 2015

He began life as a slave and died trying to free others.

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