Monday, August 21, 2017
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Republican Governor Jan Brewer is expected to sign a bill passed by the Arizona legislature this week that gives police unprecedented power to apprehend undocumented workers under any circumstance. Considered the toughest immigration act in the country, SB1070 will enable Arizona...
President Obama will observe the National Day of Prayer on May 6, despite a federal judge striking down the federal statute that established the National Day of Prayer, ruling that it violates the constitutional ban on government-backed religion. On Thursday,...
There are a lot of ways an oppressed people can rise. One way to rise is to study, to be smarter than your oppressor. The concept of rising against oppression through physical contact is stupid and self-defeating. It exalts...
Exclusive to Politic365.com Angela McGlowan didn't start out as a black Republican. A Mississippi native with a soft voice that still projects the twang of the deep South, McGlowan laughed aloud when asked if she'd always been a conservative. “Growing up...
By Jeff Mays Glenn Beck thinks social or economic justice are code words for Nazism or communism, and he called President Barack Obama a racist, but he can't get enough of Madea? That's right, filmmaker Tyler Perry is one of Beck's heroes: "This guy is a hero to...
By Boyce Watkins, PhD Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell received some push back for attempting to declare April "Confederate History Month," recently. The action was disturbing to many African Americans, because celebrating the confederacy is tantamount to celebrating a government that clearly...
On Tuesday, Philadelphia mayor, Michael Nutter testified before the House Appropriations subcommittee on the interior and environment. He asked Congress to preserve the $180 million National Endowment for the Arts budget. Nutter cited Philadelphia benefits from NEA funding, including free...
Michael Steele, in an effort to cover himself before his fellow Republicans, gave a stirring address Saturday to deal with those who are challenging his position as chairman of the Republican National Committee. "I'm the first here to admit that...
First lady Michelle Obama and Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden arrived in Port-au-Prince unannounced today. Mrs. Obama's press secretary, Katie McCormick Lelyveld, posted the following on The White House Blog, Moments ago First Lady Michelle Obama and...
It wasn't an April Fool's joke. Cory Booker tweeted, We did it! 1st calendar free month without a murder since 1966! http://bit.ly/b8RrDn - Welcome to April!!!! - 12:13 AM Apr 1st Twitter via web So his grammar was off, no doubt the...