Jamelle Bouie



Sept. 15 2013 5:20 PM
The Daily Beast's Jamelle Bouie delves into the perennial and absurd debate among some whites about so-called unconventional black names. He concludes that it says more about white ethnocentricism than black culture.
July 21 2013 4:45 PM
The only reason conservatives and others focus on black-on-black crime as an issue separate from white-on-white crime is to defend widespread suspicion of black males, especially those who are young, Jamelle Bouie writes at the American Prospect.  
May 14 2013 12:37 AM
Writing at the Washington Post, Jamelle Bouie predicts that reaction to the Internal Revenue Service's reported targeting of conservative groups is more likely to result in a "scandal circus" than in a serious look at the 501(c)4 designation. 
March 12 2013 12:45 AM
As if the sequester were not bruising enough, Republicans and Democrats are gearing up to release dueling budgets that reflect different views of America's future, Jamelle Bouie writes at the American Prospect.
Aug. 23 2012 12:20 AM
In a blog entry at the American Prospect, Jamelle Bouie checks in on a poll that asked respondents about two Mitt Romney controversies: his record with Bain Capital and his tax returns. While neither result was good, the ongoing fight over his taxes has done more damage. 
July 8 2012 12:48 AM
Instead of complaining that Obama lacks a plan for jobs, American Prospect blogger Jamelle Bouie challenges the GOP to take up the American Jobs Act to help unemployment.
April 3 2012 12:41 AM
American Prospect blogger Jamelle Bouie details how women are leaving the Republican Party over what many view as "anti-women" rhetoric. The war on women may have reached an official breaking point, and Bouie's got the stats to prove it.