I'll give George "Dubya" Bush this: He knew the GOP had no future if did not transform a good number of black Americans into homeowners ("ownership society") and Mexicans into US citizens. Both projects failed spectacularly (one because of greed; the other, sheer racism), and now the GOP is stuck with an aging and undereducated white base that's becoming more hysterical and irrational the more it shrinks.
Another Thanksgiving has come and gone, and if you're anything like the average American, you're still sleeping off the eggnog and tryptophan, sorting through your Black Friday loot, and cursing that evil George W. Bush for force-fe... Read Post
The Artist Formerly Known as President George W. Bush is getting into the merchandising game with a $30 Christmas Ornament that contains a reproduction of Dubya's painting of a cardinal. [ more › ] Read Post
Kenan Malik critiques it: There are two ways over the past half-century in which we've stopped treating people as citizens. One is through racism. The racist says "you're not a citizen, you don't have full rights in this society bec... Read Post