by Cynthia Gordy onSeptember 12, 2011
The presidential hopefuls take the stage again -- and The Root is watching.
by Jeffrey O.G. Ogbar onAugust 26, 2011
In the twisted right-wing version of history, whites are bias victims. Meanwhile, the poor get stiffed.
August 19, 2011
RightWatch: In the 1960s, Alabama Gov. George Wallace whipped up white opposition to civil rights advances. Is the Tea Party déjà vu all over again?
by Edward Wyckoff Williams onAugust 13, 2011
GOP throws working families under the bus with austerity measures to tackle the nation's debt.
by Clarence Page onAugust 9, 2011
Chicago Tribune columnist Clarence Page wonders if the Tea Party is over.
August 4, 2011
RightWatch: The Tea Party stole the civil rights movement's playbook. Progressives must get it back.
by Nsenga Burton onAugust 2, 2011
ColorLines' Kai Wright says that the Tea Party has brought actual "change" to politics.
July 30, 2011
RightWatch: The Tea Party's intransigence is the triumph of ignorance.
by Joel Dreyfuss onJuly 27, 2011
The Urban League's CEO tells The Root how the Tea Party affected his group's influence at the White House.
by John McWhorter onJuly 8, 2011
These days, black people are trained to be wary of feeling too happy about black success. Case in point: Herman Cain.
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