by Lynette Holloway onDecember 5, 2012
After all, JoAnn Watson said, when President Carter was elected, Detroit Mayor Coleman Young went to Washington and "came home with some bacon."
December 5, 2012
President Obama will speak at the 2012 Tribal Nations Conference at the Department of the Interior.
by John McWhorter onDecember 4, 2012
Daily News contributor John McWhorter defends his view, against critics both black and white alike, that things are getting better.
by Eugene Robinson onNovember 30, 2012
Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson writes that he sees a possible "twitching of the eyelids" that could mean President Obama is waking Republicans from a "self-defeating dream."
November 30, 2012
President Obama will tour and deliver remarks at the Rodon Group manufacturing facility in Philadelphia.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onNovember 30, 2012
Another way he's made history: becoming the first in the White House to routinely go viral.
November 29, 2012
President Obama will also meet with the 2012 American Nobel Prize winners in the Oval Office.
by Jeremy Stahl onNovember 29, 2012
Slate's Jeremy Stahl argues that the United States is finally beginning to take energy efficiency seriously.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onNovember 28, 2012
The liquid turned out to be beer, but that doesn't make the sentiment behind Glenn Beck's latest stunt any less repulsive.
November 28, 2012
This week on The Confab: Join Staff Writer Jenée Desmond-Harris as she chats with Assistant Editor Akoto Ofori-Atta and contributing editors Edward Wyckoff Williams and Hillary Crosley about allegations that coverage of Chris Brown's latest Twitter brawl was racially tinged. Plus: President Obama's responsibility to blacks.
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