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SoMetro News Editor on 02/21/2020

Sgt Dorsey speaks

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James Dunn on 04/30/2019

WILL THE REAL SCOTT GRIGGS PLEASE STAND UP!

by James DunnThe last straw came when I witnessed the Hillcrest House van driver chasing Eve through the lobby of the building, spraying Lysol disinfectant on her back. I had been a resident of Hillcrest House since May 5, 2017. During that time, I had seen Eve ostracized and bullied by Hillcrest H

SoMetro News Editor on 04/15/2019

Texas Attorney General’s Office Slow Rolls Release of Voter Purge Records

Seal of Texas Attorney GeneralTexas the Voter Suppression StateSource: Texas Attorney General’s Office Slow Rolls Release of Voter Purge Records | Dallas ObserverTweetShare this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading...

James Dunn on 03/19/2019

STFU

by James DunnSTFU. Thank God for modern-day text slang. If only two of our new Democratic house members would listen, we would all be better off.STFU. Thank God for modern-day text slang. If only two of our new Democratic house members would listen, we would all be better off.I have lived long enoug

SoMetro News Editor on 03/17/2019

He’s back…..

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SoMetro News Editor on 03/17/2019

Fourth Annual Clinton R Allen Speak Out

The Get Global Network of iRadio Stations SoMetro Radio, SoMetro News, Yessurr FM, Soul Divas Radio and Divas on 24 will again broadcast live from Mothers Against Police Brutality’s (MABP) 4th Annual Clinton R. Allen Speak Out, on March 23, 2019 from the South Dallas Cultural Center, 3400 S Fitzhugh

James Dunn on 03/11/2019

Benjamin Netanyahu commentary

by James Dunn Benjamin Netanyahu is thoroughly corrupt and he is dragging the policies and prestige of Israel through a gutter that may eventually destroy international support. He, like our own beloved Trump, must go. I have watched Israel and its various conflicts with Palestine since I was old en

James Dunn on 02/07/2019

People Change, Times Change

by James DunnBack in the mid 1970s there were very few African American students enrolled at the state of Texas’ largest university, The University of Texas at Austin. So, when we had an event seems we all showed up. At many of these events one popular student dressed up in drag and called himself “

James Dunn on 02/06/2019

The Return To Openly Hostile Bigotry

by James DunnI remember that back in the 1990s a Dallas daily newspaper used to publish every Monday the names of people who had been convicted of sexual crimes in Dallas County criminal courts. Each Monday the names of at least ten people appeared in a little box in the newspaper. Ten. Each Monday.

James Dunn on 01/23/2019

I Had A Dog In This Fight

by James DunnNow-retired long time Dallas Morning News columnist Steve Blow once wrote a column that said (I paraphrase), “Look around at your four best friends; that is you.” This column had a profound effect on me because I thought deeply about what it was saying. I looked around me at the way w

SoMetro News Editor on 01/21/2019

Trump Has No Public Events on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

By Nobel Foundation – http://nobelprize.org/, Public Domain, Link45 never surprises us. Today he is not acknowledging the work of Dr King on the “official” day of observance. 45 and his administration have absolutely NO plans to recognize Dr Kings birthday and that is as sad as it is telling.Those t

SoMetro News Editor on 01/20/2019

Supreme Court Drops Feb. Argument on Census Citizenship Question from Bloomberg

Supreme Court Drops February Argument on Census Citizenship QuestionSource: Supreme Court Drops Feb. Argument on Census Citizenship Question – BloombergTweetShare this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading...

SoMetro News Editor on 01/20/2019

DNC says it was targeted by cyber attack days after 2018 miderms: court docs

DNC says it was targeted by cyber attack days after 2018 miderms: court docsSource: DNC says it was targeted by cyber attack days after 2018 miderms: court docsTweetShare this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading...

SoMetro News Editor on 01/19/2019

Teen sisters disguised themselves as boys for 4 years to run father’s barbershop

Great that they were able to pull this off to help their father, sad that they had to do this because of the climate in their country.Good read.Source: Teen sisters disguised themselves as boys for 4 years to run father’s barbershop – Women in the WorldTweetShare this:Click to share on Twitter (Open

SoMetro News Editor on 01/18/2019

Dunn Said It

Thoughts and commentary by James DunnJames Dunn is a Dallas area activist, writer, author and contributor to SoMetro News. The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of James Dunn and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of SoMetro News.January 18, 2019I woke up