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Oh shit! Excuse my language, but that was my reaction after reading Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry's blogpost, article, let-me-take-Cornell West-to-the-woodshed moment in The Nation. As my Dad used to ...
by The Plainsman
Comment Count 817 comments on Tue May 17, 2011 at 06:27 PM PDT with 388 Recommends
When John Boehner says "Everything is on the Table" to reduce the deficit, Television "News" replays the clip endlessly as a serious statement, without ever forcefully challenging Boehner on the ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 137 comments on Mon May 16, 2011 at 09:16 AM PDT with 315 Recommends
She's an outspoken radical icon who was once branded a "terrorist" by Richard Nixon, but now prison abolitionist Angela Davis is being accused of having "lost her mind." Why? Because she refuses to ...
by liamcdg
Comment Count 320 comments on Tue Dec 16, 2014 at 02:23 PM PST with 206 Recommends
Note: I’ll be updating this throughout the debate, and please also check out ePluribus Media for their take on this as well. Also, ...
by clammyc
Comment Count 284 comments on Thu Sep 27, 2007 at 04:54 PM PDT with 132 Recommends
Originally Poster HERE .
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 275 comments on Fri Nov 23, 2012 at 07:44 PM PST with 123 Recommends
Hope is a good thing. Maybe the best of things. — The Shawshank Redemption Earlier this week, President Obama sat down for ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 159 comments on Sun Dec 14, 2014 at 10:30 AM PST with 64 Recommends
by Jeffrey Feldman
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Jun 26, 2007 at 09:02 AM PDT with 57 Recommends
In a interview with Chris Hedges ...
by politicjock
Comment Count 423 comments on Mon May 16, 2011 at 11:17 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
Kathy, my sister and I are very excited at the prospect of hearing Diane Nash speak on Tuesday, as a part of local MLK Day festivities. She was one of the greatest heroes of the Civil Rights ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 100 comments on Sat Jan 26, 2013 at 07:00 PM PST with 42 Recommends
I'm writing today in response to this Diary: Rev Wright and the White Observation of History which is a good diary, and a ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 117 comments on Sat Mar 29, 2008 at 12:29 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
In this edition: NYT embarrassing itself again; A real straight talkin’ Senator; A lot of people owe Nancy Pelosi an apology; We need an inquiry into pre-Iraq war reporting; Edwards campaign ...
by Newsie8200
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Feb 10, 2007 at 07:26 AM PST with 36 Recommends
Audience members walk out in disgust. Tavis Smiley has dug in ...
by JoanMar
Comment Count 112 comments on Sat Jan 24, 2009 at 08:53 PM PST with 33 Recommends
Let me please add a short-but-sweet subtitle of "And, What Frederick Douglas Has to do with This Occasion." The word "special" has lost its, well, "specialty" in our culture, so as a college ...
by CityLightsLover
Comment Count 49 comments on Sat Mar 29, 2008 at 06:02 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
by Caractacus
Comment Count 155 comments on Tue Jul 27, 2010 at 04:27 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
Tavis Smiley is at it again. He told Sean Hannity the following earlier this month. Hannity: Are Black Americans better off five years into the Obama presidency? Smiley: Let me answer your ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 55 comments on Thu Oct 24, 2013 at 11:05 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
The Wright Backlash is Coming, but not in the way people were expecting. I say this not to scare or alarm White America (since we all know White America is the “important” America, the ...
by Muzikal203
Comment Count 59 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2008 at 06:38 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
This week Bill Moyers reports what books the presidential candidates say they would bring with them to the White House. I love Hillary's answer, the Constitution. Not only is it a thoughtful ...
by masslib
Comment Count 68 comments on Sat Feb 02, 2008 at 10:19 PM PST with 26 Recommends
There's a great piece in the Baltimore Sun today about Tavis Smiley, the host of the upcoming GOP "...
by zenbowl
Comment Count 54 comments on Wed Sep 26, 2007 at 06:16 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
For those who are unaware, Tavis Smiley and Cornel West are on a barnstormer of a nationwide radio tour, The Poverty Tour: A Call To Conscience ,
by tote
Comment Count 51 comments on Tue Aug 09, 2011 at 04:39 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Last night, Jon Stewart went all in on the Big Bang strategy for dealing with ISIS and unrest in the Middle East. Politician or pundit, no one was spared in his analysis. Watch the must-see ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Sep 12, 2014 at 07:26 AM PDT with 22 Recommends