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enter the clowns; steve harvey joins forces with tom joyner

As most of you know, Steve Harvey entered the chorus of Smiley and West hecklers last week. My perspective is up at Yourblackpolitics, here’s a snippet: One broad watermelon smile

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not that it matters all that much, but hillary IS tougher…

In a  Daily Beast article entitled “Hillary Told You So”, the writer explores the increasing  level of buyer’s remorse among disaffected Obama supporters. She recounts a few particular observations: At

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Obama is NOT the lesser of two evils… just evil

After President Obama claimed victory for convincing republicans to accept a republican debt ceiling plan, even republicans peered across the aisle at democrats as if to say, “you’re not gonna

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on obama’s zillionth capitulation to date: lessons from the twitterverse

I’ve made it clear in previous posts that too many of my of ancestors died for their convictions for me to stand with a President who doesn’t have any. Barack

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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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why chess and checkers are not metaphors for debt and deficit

  Forget about raising the debt ceiling, one trillion here, two trillion there; it’s all small change right? At least that’s the impression I get when I overhear such ruminations

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Obama claims republican agenda as his own

  In an op-ed published July 17, E.J. Dionne asked the question that we should all be asking.  If jobs are so important, why didn’t democrats do something about jobs

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define “real” change

In Kevin Alexander’s cover story for The Progressive, he lists the excuses Obama supporters give for the President’s ineptness; “We need to show a united front.” “Obama can’t do everything.

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president obama begins work on brown agenda, still no word on black agenda

Remember this?     “Rev.” Al Sharpton, Marc Morial, Ben Jealous and other so-called black leaders trudged through a blizzard to meet with President Obama about the black agenda. They

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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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