Wednesday, August 23, 2017
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Kris Broughton

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Kris Broughton combines searing opinions with emotionally engaging commentary to provide insightful, original criticism of today's social and political events. He is the blogger behind Brown Man Thinking Hard, and a blog contributor at Big Think.com. His work has been featured in the Chicago Sun-Times, Reuters, the Post Tribune, Beacon News, and TV ONE Online.

Haiti is Still Hurting

Months after the news crews descended on Haiti, the country continues its slow climb from beneath the rubble of the horrific earthquake that leveled...

Will Sex Scandal Accusations Derail Haley Bid For Governor Of SC?

In my hometown in South Carolina, we used to have a store called Exotica , a woman’s boutique that has since relocated to Columbia,...

BP Oil Spill Tests Obama Supporter Patience

Progressive political activists all across the web have begun to argue among themselves about the White House response to the BP oil spill. An...

Former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Campaigns To Stay Out Of Jail

Former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick hit the airwaves last week, where he talked with the Tom Joyner Morning Show Crew about the road to...

The Politics Of The BP Oil Spill

Congressional hearings have taken place, President Obama has issued harsh words, Dick Cheney is now allergic to TV cameras, environmentalists are lobbying for new...

Black Women Speak Out about SCOTUS Appointment

The announcement of Elena Kagan could not really be called a surprise, since the White House went out of its way to all but...

“Education is Emancipation” – POTUS and FLOTUS Give Commencement Speeches

There is nothing like commencement day at a university for a graduating college senior. It is a highly charged emotional environment, in which parents,...

Obama Administration Gets Little Credit For Economy

Despite yesterday’s dramatic drop in the Dow, followed by an almost equally dramatic recovery, recent economic trends remain undeniable. Domestic factory orders are up,...

Right Wing Blames Oil Spill on Obama

Unless you’ve been off the grid, you are probably well acquainted with the infamous details of the British Petroleum oil spill that has been...

Disabled African-American Vets Save The Day In NYC Bomb Scare

The New York City bomb scare could have been a much bigger story, complete with dead bodies and burning buildings, but two disabled African-American...