Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders. (David Becker / AP) None of the 2016 presidential candidates’ approaches to politics will fix this country; they won’t even come close, argues Robert Kuttner at The American Prospect. Show More Summary
Current Patterns and Future Opportunities; Mapping Chinese Direct Investment in the U.S. Energy Economy Melanie Hart and Angela Luh, July 2015 (Center for American Progress) “A first-of-its-kind report released by the Center for American...Show More Summary
While the country is outraged over the killing of Cecil the Lion, it's worth revisiting Christina Larson's article from our January/February 2006 issue on why hunting is a great American...
The ongoing Planned Parenthood scandal is a fascinating story that has a lot of facets that illustrate many disturbing aspects of American society. Although it is difficult to do so, I'm going to ask readers here to set aside the horrifying...Show More Summary
MY GROWING RESPECT FOR THE "OCCUPY DEMOCRATS" IS THAT THEY SEEM TO KNOW EXACTLY WHAT THE "COLONIZED NEGRO" THINKS AND WANTS TO HAVE AFFIRMED Progressive Totalitarianism - On Black Twitter For no other reason than the ability to sample...Show More Summary
President Obama on Tuesday warned that Africa’s "democratic progress is at risk" when leaders refuse to give up power, holding the American political system’s constitutional term limits as an example -- but adding that if he were able to run again, he could win. "I love my work. But under our constitution I cannot run […]
"Passports to Adventure", 1939. (Photo: Library of Congress) In 1935, as part of his New Deal program to put Americans back to work during the Great Depression, President Roosevelt established the Work Progress Administration. The WPA...Show More Summary
From ASNE: "Our Industry Isn't Making Progress" The percentage of journalists of color in newspaper and online newsrooms declined from 13.34 percent to 12.76 percent, the American Society of News Editors reported Tuesday, with the percentages...Show More Summary
On July 14, 2015, Rexdale Henry, 53, was found dead in his prison cell at Neshoba County Jail. Now a private autopsy is being conducted to determine the cause of Henry’s death, which contributes to the ever-increasing body count of people of color dying at the hands—or in the supposed protection—of the United States criminal justice system. Read more...
THE WHITE PROGRESSIVE MEDIA OPERATIVES WILL NEVER SEE THE DISTINCTION BETWEEN THE INTERESTS OF THE "BLACK RANK & FILE" VERSUS THE "BLACK RACIAL SERVICES MACHINE"/ "EMBEDDED BLACK FOX CONFIDENCE MEN" WHO COME INTO THE STUDIO TO SPEAKShow More Summary
President Obama made himself at home as a self-described "Kenyan American" in his father's land on Sunday as he delivered a speech urging the country to reject old notions of Africa and chart a "path to progress" befitting the 21st century.
In the wake of the deceptive videos pushed out by the Orwellian "Center for Medical Progress," another fanatical anti-choice group called "Americans United for Life" is now working with ALEC to get legislation passed that would require "fetal death certificates" -- for miscarriages. Yes, really. And their proposed legislation would also...
"FROM FERGUSON TO SANDRA BLAND" The New CHANT FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE Has Been Birthed In The World Of The American Black Progressive Fundamentalist Pseudo-Afro Centrist - AMERICAN BLACK ISSUES ARE AT THE CENTER OF THEIR UNIVERSE. They Hope...Show More Summary
Progressives must stay united. A new report finds more U.S. children living in poverty than before the Great Recession. According to the report, released Tuesday from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, 22 percent of American children are living in poverty (as of 2013, the latest data available) compared with 18 percent in 2008. Show More Summary
PROGRESSIVES PERFORM A RITUALISTIC DANCE UPON THE GRAVES OF DEAD NEGROES - ONCE AGAIN Janell Ross Strikes Again I promise you: Prior to last week I had never heard of this woman.She popped into my awareness, like the newest member of...Show More Summary
The Filled Negro Blog is so useful to my research on "Americanized Negro Colonization".THERE IS NO NEED for me to constantly monitor "The Root", "The Grio", Politics365", "SALON" or the various NNPA Syndicates. When I want to see the...Show More Summary
The Trump bump tells us something about the state of American politics. Progressives are panting to interpret his surge as evidence of Republicans’ black hearts. Some Donald Trump supporters have
Tonight I begin my fourth visit to sub-Saharan Africa since taking office, the most of any U.S. president. I’ll also become the first sitting American president to visit Kenya, Ethiopia and the headquarters of the African Union. My visit...Show More Summary
What does it mean, as an American, to believe in progress? Harper Lee's Go Set a Watchman, the fastest-selling book of the year so far, shows one literary great attempting to answer this question in the 1950s; over the past six months, the authors of our favorite novels, stories, and... More »
A new report finds more U.S. children living in poverty than before the Great Recession. According to the report, released Tuesday from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, 22 percent of American children are living in poverty (as of 2013, the latest data available) compared with 18 percent in 2008. Show More Summary