Trayvon Martin was tested for drugs and alcohol, post-mortem. The man who shot him, Robert Zimmerman, was not. [P]olice seemed … Continue reading Why test the victim for drugs but not his shooter?
That question begets another: How do police fail to file charges when an unarmed teen is shot for apparently no … Continue reading ‘How can you claim self-defense and you are the aggressor?’
Fresh Loaf’s Gwynedd Stuart expresses some sympathy for Luis Rivera, the obviously contrite Gwinnett County math teacher forced to resign … Continue reading This post may require counseling
From Michaelmoore.com, via Andrew Sullivan: Penn State Riots About White Men Not Liking to Be Held Accountable By Mike Elk … Continue reading Stupidest reax to Penn State scandal
So now Rick Perry is to blame for the “unconscionable, racially stereotypical attack” launched against Herman Cain? Rush Limbaugh’s words, … Continue reading Is Rick Perry a racist?
Rush Limbaugh has become the Bizarro Farrakhan, seeing racism at every turn. The only victims, of course, are whites and … Continue reading Professional race baiter decries ‘unconscionable racially charged attack’
Herman Cain, asked Sunday about Rick Perry’s lease of a piece of land that features a rock marking it as … Continue reading Herman Cain and the ‘conservative anti-anti-racism’
In the ‘Hot Topics’ segment on “The View” this morning, the ladies discussed a Washington Post story about a rock … Continue reading In defense of a double standard
I endure Helmet Head “interview” so-called therapist and megalomaniac Dr. Laura so you don’t have to. That, and the cheap … Continue reading The epidemic of conservative victimhood
O’Brien asked James if race played a role in the backlash. “I think so, at times,” James said. “There’s always … Continue reading Only a racist who hates kids would call LeBron James arrogant
(link) That sentence alone should indicate we’ve made substantial progress on race, though, as fearful whites scurry to play to … Continue reading A white liberal scolds a black president for being too white
The Shirley Sherrod story is about over. The president has apologized, Sherrod was offered a new job with the FDA … Continue reading As the Sherrod story winds down, conversations about race should continue
Shirley Sherrod’s story is one about redemption, about how she overcame her own prejudices and helped a white south Georgia couple … Continue reading Some shameful shit
ED. NOTE: It’s incorrect to say Breitbart edited the tape, but he published it without doing any due diligence. Regardless, … Continue reading The selective publishing of Andrew Breitbart
Tea partiers will probably nominate him for the presidency: “But the president has demonstrated that he has a default mechanism … Continue reading The male Michele Bachmann