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Jason Whitlock

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Looking for Televised Insight Into Black Condition Is Hopeless

(726) Comments | Posted July 29, 2013 | 12:48 PM

Televised simple-mindedness is not beholden to any particular race, political bent or sexual orientation. We should not be surprised that a cross-section of TV talking heads cannot identify the root cause of rampant black-on-black violence.

It is not poverty. It is not the disintegration of the black family. It is...

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The Real Problem: Race Baiters' Inability to Think, Comprehend

(2263) Comments | Posted July 26, 2013 | 1:34 PM

Here's what the race baiters on the right fail to comprehend: There's a clear-cut, easy-to-follow blueprint for avoiding the ravages of black-on-black violence and crime. America has yet to provide us a comparable blueprint for avoiding racial profiling.

That's why it's impossible for ordinary, rational black folks to let go...

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Quit Crying Double-Standard Over Phelps

(50) Comments | Posted February 5, 2009 | 2:26 PM

There is no bigger fan of racial double-standards than yours truly. But those of you looking for one inside Michael Phelps' bong are misguided, stuck in the 1960s and worship at the Church of Al Sharp-tongue.

Don't send me any more e-mails complaining that if Phelps were black, he'd be...

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I Owe My Interest in American Politics to Sarah Palin

(204) Comments | Posted October 23, 2008 | 4:12 PM

History is likely to reveal my disdain for Sarah Palin was misguided. The truth is I owe my interest in American politics to Governor Palin's bid for the vice presidency.

Before the late-August morning when I awakened to learn that Alaska's moose-hunting governor would be John McCain's running mate, I...

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