Charles M. Blow



Oct. 17 2013 5:38 PM
In a bruising piece at the New York Times, Charles M. Blow writes that the 16-day shutdown of the federal government underscored "just how conflicted and dangerous" the Republican Party really is.
July 14 2013 12:26 AM
During an interview last year, George Zimmerman told Sean Hannity that shooting Trayvon Martin was "God's plan." Having sat through his second-degree-murder trial in the presence of the dead teen's parents, writes Charles Blow in the New York Times, perhaps Zimmerman would answer differently now.
March 31 2013 12:44 AM
Coinciding with the Republican party's public attempts to attract minorities into their fold, Alaskan Rep. Don Young used a racial slur that reminded many of why they jumped ship in the first place, writes New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow.
Feb. 24 2013 12:01 AM
New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow traces the roots of the latest financial crisis and how America reached this controversial place, right on schedule.
Feb. 3 2013 12:38 AM
As the U.S. Post Office prepares to release the Rosa Parks stamp on what would have been her 100th birthday, New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow digs into a new book about the icon's life before and after she refused to leave her seat.
Jan. 6 2013 12:09 AM
New York Times contributor Charles M. Blow writes that slavery films and historical markers are popular now; however, that doesn't mean that Americans are moving toward a colorblind society.
Dec. 23 2012 12:06 AM
Charles M. Blow takes the gun group's Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre to task for his statement on Newtown, Conn. In assigning blame for the massacre, LaPierre targeted everyone and anyone other than the NRA and the fact that guns are too easy to obtain in America.
Dec. 16 2012 12:35 AM
Following the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary, New York Times columnist Charles M. Blow writes that it's time for gun-control laws, not ill-advised and fear-based action, like buying more weapons for protection.
Dec. 10 2012 12:41 AM
Creationism is rearing its head in the news, thanks to Republicans like Florida Sen. Marco Rubio stumbling over when he thinks humanity began. Charles M. Blow writes in the New York Times that the entire debate is ridiculous.