In the future, soda will not be some grotesque concoction of artificial flavors and sugar. In the future, soda will be a grotesque concoction of artificial flavors and mysterious taste bud-modifying chemical agents. Progress! Read more...
Michael Lind: When it comes to debating conservatives about the future of the American economy, progressives are at a disadvantage. Conservatives are united behind a single vision of the ideal economy, while progressives are divided among three rival schools of economic strategy. Show More Summary
Side Note: I Do Not Trust The Agenda Of Dr Ronald Daniels The Kulture Kritic blog: Dr Wilmer Leon - On The Botched Obamacare RolloutAs I listen to the "Mentholated Black Media" I am no longer seeking to grasp their TRANSACTIONAL arguments. Show More Summary
Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace interrogated Neera Tanden, president of the Center for American Progress, on whether the Affordable Care Act constituted "income redistribution" by using higher premiums for younger people to underwrite...
Alyssa Rosenberg of Think Progress explains why the "Naughty or Nice" list put out by the Christian group American Family Association and, by extension, the "Friend or Foe" list put out by Liberty Counsel make absolutely no sense, even from a Christian perspective. Show More Summary
CNN's GUT CHECK | for November 29, 2013| 5 p.m. - n. a pause to assess the state, progress or condition of the political news cycle NEW CNN/ORC POLL: ON BLACK FRIDAY, A PESSIMISTIC VIEW OF THE ECONOMY … Americans view on the state of the economy is turning increasingly sour, according to a new […]
They should actually call themselves the Congressional Mainstream Caucus since, as the video demonstrates, everything the CPC has been fighting for is what large majorities of Americans say they want.
A CNN/ORC poll shows most Americans either support the Affordable Care Act or want a more progressive health law. And a majority of Americans believe the flaws are fixable. According to the survey released on Wednesday, four in 10 say they support the law, with 58% opposed. Those figures are little changed from a CNN […]
A large study identifies factors that mediate differences in the progression of chronic kidney disease in order to reduce the excess burden of end-stage renal disease and its complications in black patients.
Remember Dinesh D’Souza? The dude who blamed American progressives for 9/11 and who thinks some kinds of discrimination is totally okay? Well, he’s baaaaaaaack: D’Souza took down the Trayvon tweets within an hour, but strangely left the ahistorical and totally sexist tweet stand. Also on today’s #TWiBRadio: San Jose State students handles hate-crime poorly, don’t [Read more...]
A large study co-authored by Dominic Raj, M.D., director of the division of nephrology and professor of medicine at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences., identifies factors that mediate differences in the progression of chronic kidney disease in order to reduce the excess burden of end-stage renal disease and its complications in black patients.
Jan. 20, 1965—-As Inauguration Day dawns, the political agenda for John F. Kennedy’s second term is promising: a possible exit from Vietnam, more progress on arms control with the Soviets and, helped in Congress by Vice-President Lyndon Johnson who has ambitions to succeed him in 1968, passage of rudimentary civil rights legislation. Kennedy’s landslide victory [...]
OBSERVATION OF FACT!! The Elected Officials Receiving The Blessing Of The NAACP Are POPULAR Among "Americanized Blacks" The "NAACP Candidates" DO NOT NEED TO EFFECTIVELY GOVERN Black Communities, Producing Favorable Results For ThemShow More Summary
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I think it’s fair to say that modern American progressive thought is obsessed with two issues: 1. The need to defeat GOP obstructionism, so that progressive reforms can be enacted. 2. The need for higher income tax rates on the rich. If this is the agenda then California is the ideal. The GOP is dead [...]
In 1988 the white American feminist writer Peggy McIntosh wrote a powerful essay, “White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack, Based on Racial Inequality” (pdf). McIntosh argued eloquently that although racial progress had taken place, there was still a power differential between whites and people of color.
While government data shows declines in how many are homeless, progress may not be so steady. The post More Than 600,000 Americans Are Homeless On Any Given Night appeared first on ThinkProgress.
CNN's GUT CHECK | for November 21, 2013 | 5 p.m. - n. a pause to assess the state, progress or condition of the political news cycle BREAKING: President Barack Obama hits new low in CNN/ORC Poll … 41% of Americans approve of his job performance, 56% disapprove. – Paul Steinhauser … AS SENATE DEMOCRATS […]
Last night on Jimmy Kimmel Live, René Redzepi continued his American media blitz to promote his new book A Work in Progress. In the 11-minute segment, Redzepi teaches Jimmy Kimmel and actor Idris Elba how to make the chocolate-covered...
Many Americans are offended that on Tuesday, President Obama recited a version of the Gettysburg Address that omitted the phrase “under God” for a celebrity project created by progressive documentarian Ken Burns. Some Americans likeShow More Summary