Baltimore Sun: America is angrier and more divided than ever

Why is the nation more bitterly divided today than it’s been in 80 years? Why is  there more anger, vituperation and political polarization now than even during  Joe McCarthy’s anti-communist witch hunts of the 1950s, the tempestuous struggle  for civil rights in the 1960s…

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CNN: Newt Gingrich: Why hasn’t America progressed on race?

(CNN)On Friday, President Obama addressed the issue of race perhaps more openly than at any other point in his presidency.   Reacting to emotional debate over the Trayvon Martin case, the president explained that “the African-American community is looking at this issue through a set of experiences …

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