A new form of militarism based on futuristic, high-tech weaponry is killing thousands of unidentified people worldwide and maintaining the United States' permanent war machine.
Grammy-winning jazz artist Robert Glasper is known for blending soul and hip hop to elevate contemporary jazz. With his newest album, ''Covered,'' Glasper also blends politics and art to elevate Black entertainment. On "I'm Dying of Thirst," the last track on ''Covered,'' Glasper helps restore Black culture to its original, intentional, political power.
The federal government is asking health inspectors nationwide to be on the lookout for errors by nursing homes in managing the blood thinner Coumadin, including those that lead to patient hospitalizations and deaths. In a memo sent to state health departments, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services focused on the harm caused by homes' failure to manage the drug.