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Herman Cain and the Tea Party Legacy

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

Sarah Palin, who no longer had any role in Washington or elsewhere in politics, could meet the Tea Party appetite for extremist rhetoric more than even a right-wing senator like Jim DeMint, who still had a real job, could. Today Herman Cain is in a similar position.

Cain and the GOP Can't De-Brainwash Blacks

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain dredged up the stock GOP racial attack canard that blacks are brainwashed into blindly backing the Democrats. Pat Buchanan wasted no time in jumping in and agreeing.

Does Cain's Florida Win Prove the GOP Isn't Racist?

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Herman Cain's candidacy, race and win in Florida meant little because likely he will not be around for the long gruel of the primaries or if he is, will be a minor footnote on the ballot when the serious business of courting voters, state officials, and party leaders begins

Should the Congressional Black Caucus Be More Like The Tea Party?

The Loop21 | Posted 11.26.2011 | Black Voices

The Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference began this week in Washington, D.C. celebrating its 41st year. President Obama is schedul...

Will Voters Vote for Another Bad Black President?

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Will voters, especially white conservatives that Herman Cain is aggressively courting, hold him to the same alleged low standard as a presidential candidate that they regard Barack Obama?

Former Godfather's Pizza CEO Mulling Presidential Run

AP | MIKE GLOVER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa — Most Americans haven't heard of Herman Cain, the former head of a chain of pizza restaurants who is considering seeking the R...

Tea Party 2012 Straw Poll Elevates One Conservative Above The Rest

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX -- Tea party supporters voting in a straw poll at a national summit favor conservative Texas Rep. Ron Paul and Georgia radio host Herman Cain ...