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Questioning Diversity to Save Affirmative Action

By Lena Martinez-Watts I was raised on a healthy diet of “diversity.” My mother was a teacher not only by profession, but also by nature...

If Not Eliminated, Education Department Needs to Shift Focus

The word infrastructure gets thrown around a lot these days. The word typically refers to basic installations and facilities such as roads; power plants;...

Because the GOP Lacks Vision: The Case for Obama’s Re-election

TAMPA, FLA. — I am grateful that Wisconsin Congressman, Paul Ryan, the Republican tapped for the number-two slot on the GOP campaign team determined...

Dems Will Sell Obama Like Moses. GOP Will Sell Mitt Like...

Tuesday night’s torturous speech making at the GOP convention reminded me of one of those QVC commercials. You know, where someone comes on television...

Ted Cruz Talks Up Family Immigration Story at RNC Convention

Yesterday Texas Republican Senate candidate Ted Cruz delivered his address before the Republican National Convention. As expected, his speech largely focused on smaller government...

McCain? Reagan? Where Have the Immigration Reform Republicans Gone?

It’s almost a political given these days that Democrats are “pro-immigration” and Republicans “anti-immigration.” Of course, this is a simplistic view, and misses the...

Puerto Rico, Luis Fortuño and the GOP Convention

Today, Governor Luis Fortuño will address the GOP convention. Fortuño has been a rising star in the GOP, partly because of his aggressive fiscal...

Dream On: With No Immigration Reform Platform GOP Flirts With Minority...

The Republican party is in a bit of a bind: its base cries out loudly for an enforcement immigration policy while its pathway to...

When Hope Leaves, The Results of The American Dream Deferred

By Marilinda Garcia I’ve known a little girl since she was six.  For 10 years we spent time together regularly, and I was always proud...

Why I’m a Libertarian

We have a bad habit in the African Diaspora community to seek some outside intervener to sweep in and help solve our affairs. For...