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Q&A: The Re-Segregation of America

EDITOR’S NOTE: After Mitt Romney’s defeat in 2012, the Republican Party determined that it needed to connect with the nation’s increasingly diverse electorate. But two years earlier, writes author Dave Daley in his new book […]

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Biden’s Rebuke to the GOP

I served in the United States Senate for thirty-six years. I believe deeply in its traditions, in its value as an institution, and in its indispensable constitutional role in the conduct of our foreign policy. […]

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Shirley Chisholm Gets Stamp

First African-American Woman Elected to Congress Joins Popular Black Heritage Stamp Series The U.S. Postal Service paid tribute to pioneering Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm with the issuance of a limited-edition 37th Black Heritage Forever Stamp during a […]

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Monday's Meditation

There is No Leverage with Debt Ceiling

The political pundits are focused like a laser on the Republican Party fissures as if those fissures are the reason the Republicans got rolled on the fiscal cliff fiasco.  The pundits are so enmeshed in […]

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The Real President Showed Up Tonight

If President Barack Obama had performed two weeks ago like he did tonight the race would be over. Tonight the President defended his record and cited the accomplishments of his administration that he has been […]

Monday's Meditation

Are We Still Cowards on Race?

It’s time to call a spade a spade. Thanks to lapdog congressional leaders sucking up oxygen from the lack of common sense, racism has now wedged a deep spot on Capitol Hill. Racism didn’t cease […]

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College Football is Out of Control

Prostitutes. Strippers. Pay-for-play scandals. Drug trafficking operations. Payoffs for athletes and their parents. Test-cheating. Coaches being enamored with warped salaries. College football and sports athletics has spun out of control. It has been out of […]