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On Racism, Conservatives Fail to Self-police

Dale Hansen | Posted 07.20.2014 | Politics
Dale Hansen

There is one thing we do know for certain: Anyone who tells you definitively that only one side or the other is to blame has absolutely no interest in fixing institutional inequality.

A Plan of Action

D. R. Tucker | Posted 07.22.2013 | Black Voices
D. R. Tucker

I could not have imagined on Nov. 19, 1998, that within ten years, an African American would be elected president, and my ideological allies would respond with a rhetorical and political assault that made my own attacks on Judge Tauro look polite by comparison.

The Civic Spirit

D. R. Tucker | Posted 07.07.2012 | Education
D. R. Tucker

After four years of listening to people insinuate that President Obama is an illegal immigrant from Kenya with a burning desire to implement de facto reparations, I've come to realize that diversity is indeed an essential part of educational development.

Diploma Of Harvard's First Black Alum Discovered In Condemned Chicago House

Posted 03.15.2012 | Black Voices

An abandoned home near 75th and Sangamon, on Chicago's South Side, was the unlikely hiding place for an important piece of black history -- the papers...

Ward Connerly's Income Inequality

D. R. Tucker | Posted 03.24.2012 | College
D. R. Tucker

If it's true that Connerly opposed public-sector affirmative action merely as a way to line his own pockets, then he has to be considered the right's biggest embarrassment since Armstrong Williams.

Can The Question That Troubles Our Faith Really Be Answered?

Rev. Peter M. Wallace | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Peter M. Wallace

The problem for people of Christian faith is that there really aren't very many good answers to the question of "why" in the Bible.

People Still Love Books

John Kremer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
John Kremer

I just saw these quotes yesterday. They reveal how much people still love reading books:

The Cheapness That Is Not: Thoughts on the BP Spill

Laura Penny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Laura Penny

Why did BP build a well it cannot fix? Because it was "cheaper" for them to do so.