Many who supported Obama in 2008 did so because they believed that he would help black Americans. The criticism four years later is that having a black president in the White House hasn’t helped African Americans at all.
In 2008 it seemed we had entered a new era of post-racial politics, but the dog whistle politics of the Grand Old Party has again raised its ugly head. In fact, since Obama’s election the Tea Party Republicans efforts to race bait have only increased.
Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.
One day after Rush Limbaugh called on W. Mitt Romney to use racist attacks against the President, Romney dispatched campaign surrogate John Sununu to deliver a message to the first African American President of the United States: we will teach you how to be an American.
Participation so far just over half of record set two years ago.
People who claim that Obama is being heckled and disrespected more than any other president tend to have a short memory.
The measure would forbid companies from turning people down for jobs or treating them differently because they have a concealed carry permit or have used a firearm in the past.
David Mamet work is a punch to the consciousness.
“Race” is the newest play from the Pulitzer Prize winning writer, David Mamet. Will this play be received as highly as his other works? Listen in to what Harry Hamm has to say about it.
According to the senior staffer all public events will go forward this week.