Posts tagged "Barack Obama"
Is America ‘a Racist Country’?

Is America ‘a Racist Country’?

“America is a racist country,” Mychal Denzel Smith wrote earlier this month in an article at the Nation. Smith called on whites to acknowledge racism’s pervasiveness and eliminate it. I won’t debate the accuracy of Smith's assessment of what America is, and I don’t know whether or not he was using hyperbole to make his point. Either way, however, his demand that white people admit its truth as part of their pledge to fight racism only discourages some of them from doing what the article’s title rightly demands.

Barack Obama caught with plastic bags

Barack Obama caught with plastic bags

Presidential hopeful-senator-supposed environmental advocate Barack Obama caught smiling while accepting Iowa groceries in non-biodegradable plastic bags.

Nuclear power supports Barack Obama-should you?

A recent network news report exposes Senator Barack Obama's fundraising ties to nuclear power.

A 20/20 vision?

A soothsayer among us and two new additions to the ITF family.