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12:39 PM / Tuesday February 25, 2020

Commentary

Palin is Obama’s secret weapon

February 22, 2010

Sarah Palin may turn out to be Obama’s greatest political asset. Polls show that Obama is the most polarizing Democrat since Truman. Palin, in turn, is the most polarizing Republican since Lincoln.

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Politically Uncorrected: The mandate myth

February 6, 2010

The winning party inexorably ‘discovers’ – be it a landslide like Johnson in 1964 or a squeaker like Bush in 2000 – that the voters have delivered a mandate. And not just any mandate. But one that serendipitously demands enactment of the very program the new administration already plans to enact.

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Willie Lynch lives! Limbaugh and Reid resurrect the devil

January 25, 2010

For those of you who do not know who Willie Lynch was or the significance of his contribution to the history of race and slavery in the Americas, it may be enough to know that the term ‘lynching’ was derived from his name. But it isn’t the entire story.

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Obama: Terror attack ‘dots’ not connected

January 11, 2010

WASHINGTON— President Barack Obama scolded 20 of his highest-level officials last Tuesday over the botched Christmas Day terror attack on an airliner bound for Detroit, taking them jointly to task for “a screw-up that could have been disastrous” and should have been avoided…

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What a Decade! 2000-2009 Top News

December 24, 2009

On Sept. 11, 2001, four U.S. jetliners were taken over by terrorists with links to al Qaeda, a militant terrorist group led by Osama bin Laden. Two of the hijacked airliners were flown into the World Trade Center towers in NewYork City; a third severely damaged the Pentagon in Arlington, Va., and a fourth plane crashed in Shanksville, Pa., after a group of passengers attempted to seize the plane from the hijackers…

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Recent News

Commentary

Has conservative evangelicalism reached a dangerous moment of its own making?

February 24, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Rev. Joel Edwards, general director of the British Evangelical Alliance, speaking to the Associated Press...

Color Of Money

Ease into cord cutting with four easy steps

February 24, 2020

BPT Ditching cable for what are known as “streaming” services like Netflix, Hulu, Philo and more is...

Oasis

New leader of Philadelphia Catholic archdiocese installed

February 24, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Archbishop Nelson Perez (AP Photo/Corey Perrine) associated press The 1.3 million parishioners of the Roman...

Week In Review

National Black News Channel makes debut

February 24, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: In this Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, photo, Black News Channel Chairman J.C. Watts discusses the...

Sun Report

Debate night brawl: Bloomberg, Sanders attacked by rivals

February 24, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: From left, Democratic presidential candidates, former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg, Sen. Elizabeth Warren,...

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of Feb. 23

February 24, 2020

All Signs: Here’s the lay of the land for this week. (Actually, it’s a picture of the...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff