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VAN JONES RESIGNS
Van Jones Breaks Silence On Resignation: 'Nothing But Love For Obama'
Van Jones May Be Better Off on the Outside
Columnist, author, and theologian
Van Jones' transition from outside activist to inside political player wasn't as easy as it may appear. As an activist, the First Amendment protects Jones, but inside-the-Beltway politics is played by different rules.
The Monkey, The Organ Grinder, & the Swift Boating of Van Jones
John Wellington Ennis
Filmmaker, Activist, Father
We need rope, lots of it, to let the right wing shark-osphere hang themselves in their xenophobic obsessions. Because what won't deter them is shame. There is no shame to these hacks.
Who Is Next After Van Jones?
President, CREDO Mobile
The Obama administration has lost more than a brilliant advocate. By failing to stand up and to call out Beck for his smears, it has lost power at a time when it needs every ounce of power.
Fox News Teamed with Big Biz Astroturf Group to Force Out Van Jones
AlterNet's Washington bureau chief
The racism and red-baiting suffered by Jones at the hands of Beck and his admirers are simply key elements in a marketing strategy designed to serve Very Big Business.
Thank You, Glenn Beck!
Thank you, Glenn Beck. By helping force the resignation of Van Jones, you have done a great service to your country. But in the exact opposite way than you intended.
We All Blew It
Former executive director and chairman, Sierra Club
What we underestimated was the power of the fact that both Jones and Obama are black. Yes, the hysteria was about politics, but it was enabled by race.
Van Jones: The Partisan Politics of Mutually Assured Distraction
Writer and Media Strategist
Van Jones was the best person for the job he just relinquished. He would have helped Republican lawmakers in their districts. He would have created jobs. He would have made a difference.
Glenn Beck Gets First Scalp: Van Jones Resigns
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