Submitted by Illinoisnoki1 on Sat, 04/14/2012 - 16:25
By Bill Bianchi, PDA
America’s murderous gun culture, racist attitudes and double standard justice system so apparent in Florida’s Trayvon Martin incident, combined again, this time not in the deep South, but in Cook County Illinois. There a jury acquitted homeowner Donald Rattanavong of manslaughter charges in the shooting death of an 18 year old, Gulliermo Pineda. Read more »
Submitted by Illinoisnoki1 on Wed, 04/11/2012 - 13:54
All absentee, military, overseas and provisional votes have now been counted across the 13th Congressional District where PDA progressive, Dr. David Gill won a narrow victory over corporate Democrat Matt Goetten in the March 20 Democratic primary.
The Gill campaign reports David Gill is the Democratic nominee by a 162 vote margin. "We gained 19 votes over our election night margin as eligible absentee, military, overseas and provisional ballots were added to the tally. Read more »