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melissa harris-perry; soldier without a cause

On several occasions, I’ve documented Melissa Harris-Perry’s outrage at Smiley and West over their criticism of President Obama. Even though both Smiley and West have consistently argued that their issue

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ta-nehisi coates asks the obvious (and already answered) question

  In today’s blog entry, Ta-Nehisi Coates asks his readers to talk to him like he’s stupid. He asks, “Are the London riots about race?” I’m not picking on The

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my thoughts on Al Sharpton replacing Cenk Uygur at MSNBC

Over the past few days, former MSNBC host and current online host of the “The  Young Turks”, Cenk Uygur, has made his rounds on both television and the net discussing

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black yoda’s guide for black radicals in the run up to 2012

I know some of you know that the minds of blacks can’t be changed in so far as their  support for Obama is concerned. You’ve bitched, moaned, and gesticulated til

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why the ‘fly jock’ tom joyner should just fly away

This all stems from the following vitriolic rant Joyner posted on July 1st. Read it to give yourselves a bit of context, then dive in; Stop the presses and mark

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marc lamont hill up at bat, swings… bunts.

In the future, we must stop confusing symbolic black leadership with real leadership. Just because black people are in office doesn’t necessarily mean that we’ve made racial progress. After all,

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summer mcdonald is right

From McDonald’s article in the Huffington Post entitled “Birth Certificate One Week, Death Certificate the Next”….. “Because I avoid watching network and cable news, I heard about the killing of

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tony brown circa 1998

What is so transfixing about the video below is that it could very well have been recorded yesterday. The next point which jumps out at me is that many of

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osama chronicles: oliver willis got mad and then everything went left, or should i say right

From OliverWillis.com: “Things like this are why I often can’t stand liberals. Or, to be more precise, a very narrow, tiny sliver of liberalism that always has its head up

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tyler perry vs. spike lee: cobra caine and francis holland discuss

The important thing to note is that Holland’s thoughts come at the end, in the comments section. Additionally, this is Mr. Caine’s response to Holland’s previous blog: Brother Francis Holland

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