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For Dr. Ben Carson, It's Time for Government 101

John A. Tures | Posted 11.13.2014 | Politics
John A. Tures

Dr. Ben Carson, who resigned from Fox News as a first step towards running for U.S. president, has been no stranger to controversial statements, seems to have gone a bit overboard, in likening the United States to Nazi Germany.

Elections Have Consequences - And Truth: Here's Some of Both

Terry Connelly | Posted 11.11.2014 | Politics
Terry Connelly

Here's to the winners! But who are they exactly, after the recent Republican sweep into power in the Senate and in a significant majority of governorships?

Dr. Ben Carson Was My Hero

Eliel Cruz | Posted 07.12.2014 | Religion
Eliel Cruz

Dr. Ben Carson, I'm a bisexual Seventh-day Adventist, and I currently attend the Seventh-day Adventist Church flagship institution, Andrews University. I want you to know that LGBT people are human. We are not a theoretical subject you can wish away.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Fox Commentator Likens Progressive Movement To Nazi Germany

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.11.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Ben Carson, the retired Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon and Fox News commentator, recently warned supporters of Oregon GOP Senate candidate M...

GOP Dissonance on Gov. Chris Christie Betrays Minority Outreach

Morris W. O'Kelly | Posted 01.21.2014 | Black Voices
Morris W. O'Kelly

I get it, Christie isn't Republican-sexy enough. But he's your best player. We've been over the math and Ronald Reagan isn't walking through that door. And if he did you'd probably call him a RINO too for compromising with Tip O'Neill.

Ben Carson Is the Worst Thing to Happen to Us Since He Opened His Mouth

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

He's an African American with name identification and some admiration among blacks, though that's dwindling fast. We can be sure then that this won't be the last crackpot quip that we'll hear from Carson. Sadly, he'll continue to be the worst thing that happened to us since he opened his mouth.

Controversial Conservative Goes After 'PC Police'

The Baltimore Sun | Scott Dance | Posted 09.09.2013 | Politics

Neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson has joined The Washington Times as a weekly opinion columnist, about a week after retiring from his post at Johns Hopkins ...

Right Wing Darling Heads To Detroit School After Controversy

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.14.2013 | Detroit

Neurosurgeon Ben Carson headed to his hometown of Detroit Friday to talk to students at his namesake high school, two days after the rising conservati...

Calling Dr. Carson, Calling Dr. Carson... To the Movement for Legal Equality

Michael Meyers | Posted 06.10.2013 | Black Voices
Michael Meyers

I cringed when I heard Dr. Ben Carson give his reasons for opposing same-sex marriage even as the Supreme Court is considering the matter as a civil rights or states' rights issue. Is a same-sex couple who lives in New York any less married if they move to South Carolina?

Right Wing Darling Remains Johns Hopkins Commencement Speaker Despite Gay Marriage Remarks

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.05.2013 | Politics

Johns Hopkins University will keep neurosurgeon Ben Carson as its commencement speaker despite his offer to withdraw after his controversial comments ...

GOP Launches Minority Courtship and Chris Christie's Tea Party Problem (AUDIO)

Morris W. O'Kelly | Posted 05.18.2013 | Black Voices
Morris W. O'Kelly

I previewed the highly-anticipated findings of the "Growth and Opportunity" project by the GOP. It is estimated that 71 percent of Latinos, 73 percent of Asians and 93 percent of African-Americans voted for President Obama last November.

Follow the Leader

Sally Thorner | Posted 06.08.2011 | Education
Sally Thorner

Every year, LEDA plucks approximately 60 high school juniors from low income communities across the country and guides them towards a future as successful leaders.