Monthly Archives: February 2008

Voting Suppression on Campus

November 4, 2008 should have been a day of celebration for Obama supporters, but for many who live in Champaign County‚Äôs campus precincts, it was a day of frustration and anger over unreasonable obstacles to their voting rights. Less than … Continue reading

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Racial Profiling Suppressed by Local Media

Statistics on racial profiling collected by the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) were released this year with no local fanfare. Although covered for the last three years, the 2007 numbers went unreported by the News-Gazette, which has a virtual monopoly … Continue reading

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