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Can you imagine the uproar if a conservative paper called a black Democrat candidate, “uppity”? Well the ultra-liberal elitist New Yorker magazine was caught doing just that — towards a Hispanic GOP senator,Ted Cruz.
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John Cassidy is a columnist for The New Yorker who enjoys writing ad hominem attack pieces on Republican candidates, fear mongering, and resembling Nigel Thornberry. Twitchy recently reported on his… 413 more words
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On a day when much of the world’s attention is turned to Israel and its elections, I’ve been thinking about another foreign story that has been receiving less coverage but could, in the long run, turn out to be equally significant: the news that Britain, France, Germany, and Italy have decided, over the objections of the United States, to join the Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank, a new international-development institution, set up by China, that is poised to become a potential rival to the World Bank. 2,032 more words
It’s Tuesday; has there been a substantial hit piece on Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker since Sunday? He’s a bit late to the party, but New Yorker writer John Cassidy is at last doing his part to demonize GOP presidential frontrunner Walker. 536 more words
What do I feel this morning after the grand jury failed to indict Officer Wilson on any charge? Just incredible sadness and weariness.
I served on a grand jury in Boston. 1,007 more words