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We all remember how conservatives and the media used Reverend Wright to attack President Obama. It struck me as strange that the media now seems to be giving Ted Cruz a pass for the same sort of ...
by JLFinch
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Nov 01, 2013 at 04:43 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Another right-wing regressive with too much money is flailing around for mud to sling at President Obama. News cycles are chewing on the fringes of the story and alluding to the racism implicit in ...
by eOz
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun May 20, 2012 at 10:54 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 42 comments on Thu Aug 18, 2011 at 12:29 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
There will be a connection made between the mounting evidence of racism in the Republican campaign and the violence implicit in the Skinhead plot or if there isn't there should be. According to ...
by ruthhmiller
Comment Count 20 comments on Mon Oct 27, 2008 at 02:22 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
"Wisdom is a gift ; you can't train for it, inherit it, learn it in a class, or earn it in the workplace--...
by kravitz
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun May 04, 2008 at 09:38 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
Malcolm X had just sent another reply to another Instant Message from Thomas Jefferson. Adams, even though a neighbor of Jefferson's from across town, had replied more and more infrequently these ...
by justiceputnam
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Apr 30, 2008 at 01:40 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
I don't make it a practice to quote conservative commentators, much less even read them, but I must say Tom Roeser caught my ...
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2008 at 02:36 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
This is a good video.... albeit it's from April 3. Here's an unedited exchange between a FOX News producer flunkie Porter Berry and Father Pfleger, friend of Rev. Jeremiah Wright.
by vtfinest
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2008 at 07:36 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
More than a month on from giving in Philadelphia his powerful and frank speech on religion and race in America – a speech in which Mr. Obama invited Americans of all hues to look up from the ...
by StrangeAnimals
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Apr 28, 2008 at 09:01 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
You'll see a green painted sign On the road into town Sayin' "Get your black ass out Before the sun goes down" Them's just the rules If your ...
by karateexplosions
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Apr 28, 2008 at 01:40 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
After his appearance on Bill Moyers Journal this week, which featured far more expansive clips of his controversial statements ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 58 comments on Sun Apr 27, 2008 at 05:46 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
Give it another day, or two, and we'll probably see this headline somewhere, the odds-on bet, on Faux News ... Or,
by JTD
Comment Count 13 comments on Sun Apr 13, 2008 at 06:38 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
She said that. She really did. Well, ok, I'm lying. But I guarantee she's been thinking that about 24/7 recently. The Hillary campaign is getting super duper desperate recently, in case ...
by ratmach
Comment Count 62 comments on Wed Apr 09, 2008 at 08:33 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
The Acton Institute is a conservative think tank with the goal of “Integrating Judeo-Christian Truths with Free Market Principles (see http://www.acton.org/about/principles.php ) Professor ...
by wayne204
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Apr 08, 2008 at 03:50 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
The contest for the Democratic nomination is over. No doubt the media will spend the next several weeks obsessing upon how close Barack Obama will come to beating Hillary Clinton in Pennsylvania and ...
by floridadave
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Apr 06, 2008 at 09:04 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
It would have been so much easier to keep silent watch while you and those around you insist on utilizing the press to lynch a man of God based on a snippet taken from an entire sermon that was not ...
by digitalmuse
Comment Count 34 comments on Tue Mar 25, 2008 at 01:35 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
The Democratic Party is in danger of losing a coalition partner that has been among it's most loyal if it nominates Hillary Clinton. Her surrogates have injected race into this contest in a very ...
by Adept2u
Comment Count 165 comments on Fri Apr 18, 2008 at 09:32 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
If we're speaking factually, it's an 1990 sermon by Reverend Wright, full text at this link, in which ...
by Stephen Daugherty
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Mar 24, 2008 at 08:09 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Senator Barack Obama, under intense pressure to do something about Reverend Jeremiah Wright and the surrounding controversy, delivered another outstanding ...
by Reading on Walden Bookstore
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Mar 19, 2008 at 08:41 AM PDT with 4 Recommends