My Last Word On The NAACP Who Says The Media “Snookered” Them

Just as the MLK, Jr. civil rights movement was a bit too slow for me back then,  the NAACP’s adaptation of a similar pace, in terms of litigating “change”,  was just as slow, in my opinion.  Having grown up in New York City, I was not aware of the outward racism experienced by those in the… More My Last Word On The NAACP Who Says The Media “Snookered” Them

Unemployment Extension Bill Clears Hurdle, Standoff Likely Over Until November

Senate Finally Breaks Filibuster, Approves Aid For 2.5 Million Unemployed Americans As I said earlier, when Obama stopped chasing  “bi-partisan windmills”  and told the American public what the GOP was doing to our unemployed, the GOP did an about face, rather than appear as they really are, stingy, rich, old fogies who have no clue… More Unemployment Extension Bill Clears Hurdle, Standoff Likely Over Until November

BP photoshops fake photo of crisis command center, posts on main BP site

America Blog UPDATE 12:08PM Eastern 7/20/10: BP has faked yet another oil crisis response photo on its Web site. UPDATE: 11:14PM Eastern: BP has now posted the “original” photo, they claim. Except – surprise – they are refusing to post the high-resolution version of the new “original” photo (update: they’ve now posted the original photo).… More BP photoshops fake photo of crisis command center, posts on main BP site

Obama calls out Republicans as deficit frauds

It sure helps when the POTUS decides to abandon chasing “the windmills of partisanship” and face reality! The Plum Line – 7-19-10 The interesting thing about President Obama’s hard hitting remarks about Republicans in the Rose Garden this morning is that he argued as explicitly as he has yet that Republicans who profess concern about the deficit… More Obama calls out Republicans as deficit frauds

NAACP receives racist death threat: ‘The streets will run red with your blood.’

Ok, so there is no racism within the Tea Party according to most tea partiers.  That has been proven woefully wrong by Mark Williams’ racist tirade in a satirical letter published on his site recently.   Now the racial tension in this country has gone up a notch or two.  Witness the following caller’s recorded message: Now tell… More NAACP receives racist death threat: ‘The streets will run red with your blood.’

Breitbart’s Sherrod/NAACP story disintegrates | Media Matters for America

  Breitbart’s Sherrod/NAACP story disintegrates |…, posted with vodpod   So…my question is this: When will Andrew Breitbart and his ilk learn that progressives have the ability to see their mistakes and make amends.  Ms. Sherrod admitted on the tape which Breitbart so conveniently edited, that what she did years ago was a mistake and that racism… More Breitbart’s Sherrod/NAACP story disintegrates | Media Matters for America

Churches are looking at immigration’s upside

Politico – Ben Smith Evangelical groups in recent weeks have become key players in the Obama administration’s efforts to get immigration reform moving in Congress. And while they have largely couched their arguments in moral terms or with references to biblical teachings, top leaders acknowledge another important reason: Latino immigrants, legal and illegal, represent fertile… More Churches are looking at immigration’s upside