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Why Obama can’t go there - By TODD S. PURDUM | 8/19/14 8:46 PM EDT

‘But we have not made enough progress,’ Obama says about the issues in Ferguson. | AP Photos

It’s a paradox of Barack Obama’s presidency: The first African-American to run the country finds himself in the tensest racial confrontation of his tenure, but is constrained from addressing the nation’s original sin in anything but the loftiest, most dispassionate terms. 489 more words

Politics

Two suspected Ebola patients flee hospital in Saudi Arabia – Nigerian doctor, released and said recovered from Ebola drops dead - virus may have mysterious latent triggers

August 2014SAUDI ARABIA - Two men, displaying suspected symptoms of the Ebola virus, ran away from a rural health center located in the Madinah province of Saudi Arabia on Sunday, a Saudi daily reported. 477 more words
Earth Changes

Jack Dorsey's protesting in Ferguson offers a clue of why he founded Twitter in the first place

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has been among the throngs of people protesting in Ferguson, Missouri, following the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown, who was killed by police nine days ago. 144 more words

Profit and Paranoia

Paranoia runs deep, into your heart it will creep, starts when your always afraid, step out of line and the man will come and blow… 786 more words

Philosophy