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NCAA Under Attack

Terry Lyons | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Terry Lyons

In the sports world that is 2013, the NCAA is under more serious scrutiny than ever before and the criticism and action is coming from every possible direction. Let us count the ways.

Taylor Branch Wrote 2,300 Pages On Martin Luther King Jr. Now He's Boiled Them Down to 190 Pages.

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 03.19.2013 | Books
Jesse Kornbluth

In 200 words, complete this thought: "If Martin Luther King Jr. came back to life and saw the United States today, he'd ....." My response would be a...

Did Glenn Beck Fool Taylor Branch -- or What?

Thomas de Zengotita | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Thomas de Zengotita

Taylor Branch is a progressive to be reckoned with when it comes to documenting the history of the American civil rights movement. That's why I was so shocked to read his account of Glenn Beck's Fox-hyped rally in Washington.

The Clintons' Enemies List (And Other Major Nuisances)

Huffington Post | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bill Clinton just doesn't know when to hold his tongue. Shortly after his inauguration in 1993, the former president arranged to have monthly discuss...

Secret Clinton Tapes Compared Gore To Mussolini

Mother Jones | David Corn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As I noted yesterday, the new book on Bill Clinton, based on taped conversations he had throughout his presidency with Taylor Branch, a Pulitzer Prize...

Taylor Branch To Reveal "The Clinton Tapes"

GQ | Wil S. Hylton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It has been nearly forty years since three young Democratic activists named Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham, and Taylor Branch moved into a small apartme...

Who Are These Invisibles? Living Up to the Truth of the War in Iraq

Paula B. Mays | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paula B. Mays

The suffering innocents in Iraq remain invisible. We barely know the names of the American soldiers who have died, but as to the innocent non-combatants in Iraq, we know even less.