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12:06 AM / Saturday October 31, 2020

Commentary

Revisiting the FBI’s “Dirty War” on Black America

February 27, 2011

Thanks to a CNN documentary airing this week, the tale of FBI informant Ernest Withers is now well known. The black photographer spent years busily documenting the civil rights movement and capturing candid images of its leaders, most notably Martin Luther King, Jr.

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The Reagan I remember

February 19, 2011

February 6th marked the 100th birthday of Ronald Reagan, considered by some as one of America’s truly great Presidents. Indeed, some presidential historians have called him a “transformative” figure because he is credited with presiding over the collapse of the Soviet Union.

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Reagan was no friend of Blacks

January 22, 2011

Conservative political consultant Michael Reagan added his unabashed and wildly inaccurate historical revisionism about Reagan with his absolutely ridiculous assertion in a Fox News op-ed piece that dad, Reagan was a “better friend of blacks” than President Obama.

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In Europe, Assange is no criminal

January 3, 2011

In America, Assange has been universally vilified, cast in standard ‘Palin-ist’ malaprop-speak—and repeated by some of my own friends back home who ought to know better—as ‘treasonous’ (Duh. Treason only applies to one who betrays his own country. Assange’s an Aussie.).

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