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These Joyful Former Lab Chimps Just Can't Get Enough Watermelon

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 09.24.2016 | Good News

Life is now pretty sweet for these former laboratory chimps. Earlier this month, nine female chimpanzees arrived at Project Chimps, a 336-acre sanctua...

African American Addresses Republicans Whose Leader Compared Obama to Chimp

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.26.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

"Is Ms. Sorenson "a racist?" I don't know her but I tend to doubt it. But can a person who is not a racist be guilty of saying or doing something racially insensitive or offensive? Absolutely."

Racial-Sensitivity Training Promised After Republican Apologizes for Being 'Insensitive' in Comparing Obama to a Chimp

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.07.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

GOP Chair Linda Sorenson issued an apologized for sharing an offensive Facebook meme. But she also complained that "the left is only about tolerance when they are demanding that YOU tolerate their latest nutty idea, and if you don't like it, then you're automatically a 'racist.'"

Racism That's Too Ugly to Publish?

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.05.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The Grand Junction Sentinel is defending its decision to publish a Facebook post, shared by Delta County Republican Chair Linda Sorenson, comparing Ob...

Did a Hacker Really Post a Facebook Meme Comparing Obama to a Chimp?

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.02.2016 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Delta County GOP chair Linda Sorenson, who's been the focus of national media attention after sharing a racist Facebook meme comparing Obama to a chimpanzee, has apparently shared or "liked" material in the same vein in the past.

Former Lab Chimp Whose Babies Were Torn From Her Bonds With Troll Dolls

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 11.20.2015 | Good News

A chimpanzee that spent 32 years isolated in a lab is learning to heal with the help of troll dolls. Chimps, man's closest living relatives, are high...

A Tiny Troll Doll Is The Only Friend This Chimp Has

The Dodo | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 11.19.2015 | Green

Foxie gave birth again and again, but all four of her babies, including a set of twins, were taken away from her just after being born....

We'd Like You To Meet The Gentleman Chimpanzee

Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

We'd like you to meet Joe Mendi, the gentleman chimpanzee. He was quite the dashing fellow in the 1920s. Joe Mendi, the gentleman chimpanzee, steps...

LOOK: This Chimpanzee Can Paint Better Than You

Posted 08.14.2013 | Arts

It's no secret that the animal kingdom boasts more than a few aspiring artists. Take, for example Justin the painting horse or Bozie the abstract elep...

Puzzle Study Spotlights Chimp, Human Similarities

Posted 02.25.2013 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 02/23/2013 08:54 PM EST on LiveScience Chimpanzees don't need to be rewarded for playin...

Chimp Moms Teach Young Secrets Of 'Speaking' To Humans

Posted 03.21.2012 | Science

By: Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 03/20/2012 08:42 PM EDT on LiveScience Captive chimpanzees learn from their mothers to ...

Chimpanzee 'Cops' Help Apes Avoid Conflict, Scientists Say

Posted 03.08.2012 | Science

By: Charles Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 03/07/2012 05:16 PM EST on LiveScience Chimpanzees have police, too. Now, researchers are d...

Bonobo Cooks His Own Food

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.31.2011 | Green

Anyone who's ever seen "Planet of the Apes" or the recent "Rise of the Planet of the Apes," knows this is exactly how it starts. And it's all downhill...

Murdoch and Fox Portray Black Men as Terrorists on 24

Ronald B. Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ronald B. Robinson

The first two Presidents on 24 were Black men. The first was assassinated and the second was responsible for allowing nuclear bombs into the country, causing mass destruction.

What the Media Really Killed

Ashley Rindsberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ashley Rindsberg

Did the New York Post simply screw up, fail to take into account possible perceptions, and then get clubbed by a few shrewd competitors who saw a good opportunity? We'll never know.

It's Not What You Say, It's What They Hear: Why the NY Post Is Wrong Without Being Wrong

Michael Maslansky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Maslansky

If the NY Post wanted to run something funny and timely, they missed the mark. If they wanted something controversial - kudos to them for doing it exactly right.

Rupert Murdoch and Fox Use 24 to Portray Black Men as Terrorists

Ronald B. Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Ronald B. Robinson

Can somebody spell the words, "advertisers" and "boycott," and then can the congregation give me a resounding, amen?