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Hopes for a new year

By   /  January 1, 2013  /  Tom Knighton  /   Comments

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Tweet It is a new year, and it’s definitely my hope that 2013 is far, far better than 2012 has been for each and every one of us.  Personally, I had a rough 2012.  However, I sit and look at the best part of 2012, my daughter Audrey who was born in March.  I see [...]

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Racism still exists, just in a different form

By   /  October 22, 2012  /  Tom Knighton  /   Comments

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Tweet  Oh, racism. Oh how it has scarred the epidermis of Albany. Fifty years after the Civil Rights Movement sought equality for all, we see more and more evidence that the racism is still holding strong. The problem is, a great deal of it is from those who were once the target of such hatred.

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With high-powered attorney on board, Albany’s Sherrod sues blogger over video portraying her as racist

By   /  February 14, 2011  /  Government, News, Politics  /   Comments

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Tweet Staff reports Albany’s Shirley Sherrod has sued Andrew Breitbart, the conservative blogger whose craftily edited video resulted in Sherrod’s ouster from her U.S. Department of Agriculture post amid allegations of racism. Sherrod filed suit in District of Columbia Superior Court, accusing Breitbart of “defamation, false light and infliction of emotional distress.” “This lawsuit is [...]

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