Imara Jones

 
 

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Sept. 18 2013 9:25 PM
Writing at Colorlines, Imara Jones examines the pros and cons of the cornerstone of the Affordable Care Act -- the ability of millions of uninsured Americans to sign up for health insurance on their own or through Medicaid -- which takes effect on Oct. 1. The outlook for people of color is not as rosy as some think, he says. 
July 7 2013 12:55 AM
Colorlines' Imara Jones examines Paula Deen's wayward American dream, saying that what actually melted the Butter Queen was not her flagrant use of the n-word but her often-stated desire to return to the legal ownership of blacks, which made her family rich.
Feb. 11 2013 12:49 AM
On Colorlines, Imara Jones writes that President Obama has had a hand in America's struggling economy, and if policies don't change, the black and brown financial squeeze will continue.
Dec. 25 2012 12:16 AM
As Americans await a fiscal-cliff solution that doesn't appear to be on the horizon before 2013, Colorlines' Imara Jones writes that in order to tackle the worst wealth inequity in decades, Americans must call out and defeat systemic white supremacy.
Dec. 3 2012 12:25 AM
Colorlines' Imara Jones writes that the fiscal cliff that politicians are so worried about is really about a redistribution of wealth, from white Americans to everyone else.
Oct. 7 2012 12:07 AM
If Mitt fooled anyone with his aggressive points during Wednesday's presidential debate, it wasn't Colorlines editor Imara Jones. In a new piece, Jones debunks Romney's actual platforms with those he put forth this week against President Obama.
Aug. 17 2012 12:11 AM
ColorLines' Imara Jones says that financiers around the world are trying to get their hands on the continent, and predicts that the world's poorest regions stand to be harmed if they're successful.             
 
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Sept. 19 2014 8:34 AM