Archive for April, 2012
While many people are marching madly and holding signs, Alveda King, Martin Luther King Jr.’s niece, is marching to the beat of a different drum. In recent months, King, who is the Priests for Life Director of African-American Outreach, has criticized Al Sharpton as well as Jesse Jackson for unwarrantedly making everything a race issue.
Vincent Gray, the mayor of Washington, D.C., wants to have every inch of the Capitol’s roads covered by traffic cameras. Gray says that it is primarily about the citizens’ protection, but others feel that the proposal is about the city’s profit.