Some blacks ask: Is voting even worth it?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Jacksonville, Fla. — During those two electric Novembers, the chance to elect a black president, and then keep him in office, seized Regenia Motley’s neighborhood. Nightclubs more…

'Simple solution' to Obamatrade's problems

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_2101035" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio[/caption] WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, speaks with the conviction and enthusiasm of a man who believes he has more…

College pushes to honor terrorist who executed wounded cop

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_2104995" align="alignright" width="301"] Assata Shakur[/caption] At least 60 faculty and staff members at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, have signed a petition demanding that the Catholic college more…

Black Dallas pastor makes ISIS-style threat

by Leo Hohmann -- A black pastor has threatened an ISIS-style attack against law enforcement in response to a video showing a Texas officer forcefully pinning a bikini-clad teenage girl and pulling more…

Ferguson, Baltimore ... now McKinney?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- McKinney, Texas, has joined Ferguson, Missouri, and Baltimore as cities known not for their business, tourism, climate or economy, but as communities torn apart by racial controversy. The more…

The shocking truth about ISIS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1705455" align="aligncenter" width="596"] An ISIS video released Feb. 13 shows the beheading of 21 Egyptian Christians[/caption] How did a movement once dismissed by President Obama as “the more…

Lynch expands global prosecution powers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Arrested in Djibouti while he was en route to Yemen from Somalia, far from his home in Britain, Madhi Hashi was baffled to find himself jailed more…

Is Obama smoking again?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="AyczZsdTqgKvHXhVMLEgsDhN73KklBm_" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WASHINGTONPOST) — A photograph of President Obama with Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has whirred the long-dormant "Is Obama smoking?" conspiracy machine back to life. more…