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Why Hillary Clinton will be the next US president

Years before Barack Obama was elected the fact that a black guy would be president was heralded in science fiction. Already in the early nineties Star Trek Deep Space 9 had the black captain Benjamin Sisko. 631 more words

Society

JASON RILEY: The Wages of Racial Discord

Wall Street Journal — The president will leave office with race relations at their lowest ebb in decades. His politics of division bear much of the responsibility. 101 more words

Politics

Fidel Castro's prophetic prediction in '73

1973. The cold war is colder than ever, Richard Nixon swears in as president of the United States for his second term and the Vietnam War comes to an end. 174 more words

History

EDWARD-ISAAC DOVERE: Africa’s disappointment with Obama

Politico — America’s first African-American president has arguably done less for the continent than his predecessors.

Beneath the ecstatic welcome President Barack Obama will receive when he arrives in his father’s homeland of Kenya on Friday is a lingering sense of disappointment. 64 more words

International Relations

RICK PERRY: Republicans, Race and Economic Opportunity for All

Wall Street Journal — Too often we Republicans—myself included—have emphasized the 10th Amendment but not the 14th.

From remarks by Rick Perry, a Republican presidential candidate and former Texas governor, at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., July 2. 47 more words

Politics

Base? How low can you go?

If you believe that the world got better when America elected a black president, you might have some doubts after some of the questionable actions of President Obama. 97 more words

Absolute Piffle

Can Black People Be Racist? 

On Facebook, when I’m not doing a “Top 5 Greatest” status or a random post, I share a lot of things that I’ve learned or have thought of, or kind of figured out. 615 more words