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Dr. King's Dream a Work in Progress

William Laney | Posted 03.17.2013 | Impact
William Laney

This year, Martin Luther King's birthday has a special feel about it For one thing, this year is also the 50th anniversary of Dr. King's "I Have a Dr...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Colin Powell: Chuck Hagel 'Superbly Qualified' To Be Secretary Of Defense | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 01.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former secretary of state Colin Powell strongly defended former Sen. Chuck Hagel's (R-Neb.) nomination as secretary of defense on Sunday...

Colin Powell Turns 75

Posted 06.05.2012 | Black Voices

It may be hard to remember now, but there was a time when Colin Powell's name was regularly bandied about as a potential presidential candidate -- and...

McCain's Smear Campaign Will Have an Impact Long After Election Day

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

McCain has gone "all in" with a strategy focusing exclusively on smearing and lying about Obama, win or lose, he has created a dangerous situation for November 5 and the four years to follow.

Colin Powell On "Meet The Press": Ratings Highest Since 2004

Hollywood Reporter | Paul J. Gough | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK -- Colin Powell's endorsement of Barack Obama on "Meet the Press" gave the Sunday chatfest its best ratings for a political interview since 2...

Colin Powell Endorses Obama for President. Will the GOP Thugs Now SwiftBoat Him Too?

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

The big question is when and if -- and by how much -- McCain, Gov. Sarah Palin and the Republican attack machine will attempt to impugn the character and military record of Powell.

Who Really Puts "Country First"? Colin Powell

Leah McElrath | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Leah McElrath

As a leader who has unparalleled respect within the upper reaches of the military and in public opinion, Powell's repudiation of the McCain/Palin ticket holds particular power.

Powell's Endorsement Is a Huge Slap in the Face for McCain

Max Bergmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Max Bergmann

McCain once said he respected Colin Powell more than any man in the world. Powell's public endorsement is a huge validation of Obama and a tremendous repudiation of McCain.

Colin Powell Endorses Obama

The Huffington Post | Seth Colter Walls & Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell announced Sunday that he will break with his party and vote for Sen. Barack Obama. "He has both style and subst...