Newt Gingrich Caught in Race-baiting Catch-22

With thunderous applause in support of Newt Gingrich's continuing effort to connect poverty to stereotypes of African-Americans, the story of race-baiting in the 2012 election continues. An experienced politician and strategist who was Speaker of the House during the contentious period of welfare reform, he knows all too well where the racial landmines lie, making...

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Facts Just Don’t Matter to Some People

Too many Americans simply don’t care about facts and are willing to embrace candidates or activists who brazenly embrace bald-faced lies, writes Sam Fulwood III.

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Trump Counts on the Crazies

Stirring up racial feelings won’t get Donald Trump elected, and it’s bad for the country, writes Sam Fulwood III.

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Too Many to Ignore

Angela M. Kelley and Gebe Martinez show how Latinos are poised to play a major role in the upcoming midterm elections.

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Don’t Leave Latino Kids Behind

The National Council of La Raza and Half in Ten discussed how to battle rising Latino child poverty at an event this week.

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A Challenge to Our Nation

Leticia Miranda, Melissa Boteach, and Katie Wright outline how to fight rising Latino child poverty.

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When It’s Racist, Say So

The current political efforts of extremist conservatives and Tea Party leaders to challenge basic U.S. human rights smacks of rank racism, write Sam Fulwood III and Henry Fernandez.

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