BlackAgendaReport.com: Glenn Ford: Expect “Massive Resistance” to Stop-and-Frisk Ruling

There is no basis for assuming that an innocent population shares the same characteristics as the criminal suspect population in the same area.”  On February 4, 1999, four plainclothes New York City police officers summarily executed Amadou Diallo in a barrage of 41 bullets

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Salon.com: Joan Walsh: Crackers, please…

Finally people on the right have begun to see that there may be an aspect of racism at the heart of the Trayvon Martin case – and predictably, it’s against accused killer…

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National Review: Carson: Obama Trying to ‘Destroy the Country’

Dr. Benjamin Carson need not delude himself.  His continued political popularity within the Republican party is a direct function of his continued razor-barbed criticism of the president.  Nothing more, nothing less…

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Wall Street Journal: Ryan Smith: The Reality That Awaits Women in Combat

America has been creeping closer and closer to allowing women in combat, so
Wednesday’s news that the decision has now been made is not…

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Slate.com: It’s Appalling that Gerrymandering Is Legal

The maps are amazing: Ohio and Pennsylvania, states that went blue for Barack
Obama, have congressional delegations that are heavily…

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POLITICO.com: NRA’s LaPierre: Absolutism is virtue, not vice

National Rifle Association CEO Wayne LaPierre blasted President Obama for his Inaugural warning against “absolutism” and reiterated…

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NY Times: In Gun Ownership Statistics, Partisan Divide Is Sharp

An American child grows up in a married household in the suburbs. What are the chances that his family keeps…

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HuffPost: Andrea Mitchell On Susan Rice: ‘This Is Not Going To Help Republicans … A Woman Of Color Has Been Forced Out’

Andrea Mitchell weighed in on Amb. Susan Rice withdrawing her name from consideration…

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Mother Jones: The GOP Thinks You Don’t Know Shit From Shinola

Chris Frates reports that Republicans are frustrated that everyone is misinterpreting their opposition to raising tax rates on the wealthy…

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