Daily Archives: August 28, 2010

(Video) Glenn Beck ‘honor restorers’ vs. ‘dream reclaimers’

TPM’s cameras capture a confrontation between Glenn Beck rally attendees and a group marching with the Rev. Sharpton/NAACP/Urban League “Reclaiming the Dream” event in D.C. on Saturday (story) … note the guy in the “Obama, the ego has landed T-shirt” … Continue reading

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The other 8/28 rally

While the rally now being Twitter hastagged as #whitestock was going on near the Lincoln Memorial, an actual rally honoring Dr. Martin Luther King’s landmark speech, and his dream, was being held elsewhere in D.C. From the WaPo: Play by … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Dems hold unity rallies in Tampa, Orlando

UPDATE: Photos of the Orlando rally here. Note how chummy Dan Gelber and Dave Aronberg are post-primary… While Florida Republicans are holding their noses and pretending not to loathe Rick Scott, Democrats will showcase their unity at two rallies today. … Continue reading

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Five years later, remembering Katrina

CNN posts exclusive video shot at the time of the tragedy five years ago this week. Heartbreaking to watch: Also: the last hours of Charity Hospital.

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The speech: Martin Luther King’s ‘dream’; August 28, 1963

Remembering what we really commemorate today. The full speech by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 47 years ago today. What was truly remarkable about the march is that it was not just by, for or about black people. It was … Continue reading

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