by Edward Wyckoff Williams onSeptember 16, 2012
Obama and Romney present competing plans for the future. But which one adds up?
September 14, 2012
Was this week's launch of a conservative anti-poverty initiative an exercise in victim blaming?
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onSeptember 6, 2012
Read the response of the first Muslim member of Congress to the Republican Party's stance that the U.S. is under assault from Shariah law.
by Rashad Robinson onSeptember 1, 2012
Your Take: Rashad Robinson on the danger of Republicans' tactics to disenfranchise people of color.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onAugust 29, 2012
In today's link roundup: What exactly is True the Vote trying to do? Plus: Two good pieces of voter-protection news.
August 25, 2012
Elongated Thoughts: When the presumptive Republican nominee jokes about Obama's legitimacy as president, what are we supposed to think?
by Elon James White onAugust 16, 2012
A racial double standard for Democrats and Republicans? Only if you disregard history and context.
August 14, 2012
Elongated Thoughts: The Paul Ryan choice makes the party's motivations and concerns painfully clear.
by Jackie Jones onAugust 11, 2012
BlackAmericaWeb's Jackie Jones enumerates the ways that the GOP is working to keep black and Latino voters from the ballot box.
July 6, 2012
Join us as we live-stream and live-chat about President Obama and the race to Nov. 6.
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