Tag: race

Drop the sex and race questions from the census

The current thinking¬†is that “there is no such thing as race” and that sex (gender) isn’t binary. So, what’s the point of the Census Bureau asking for the respondent’s race and sex? You have so many ¬†possible ways now to identify your sex that the questionnaire couldn’t list them all. Indeed, although the census now... Read more »

I don't care about the Oscars

Or to put it more directly: The Oscars? I don’t give a crap. They’re a bore. A self-absorbed exercise. Phony. Nonetheless, we’re getting treated to the annual ponderous and flagellating analysis about the real meaning of the Oscar nominations. as if what Hollywood voting for what it likes about Hollywood is worth our time. The... Read more »

The Palin Fetish: How Liberals Expose Themselves by Trying to Expose Sarah Palin

From PJTV:”First, they called Sarah Palin a racist. Now, they accuse her of having a ‘fetish’ for black men. Can Governor Palin ever win? “Sarah Palin” visits Zo Nation to talk about the crazy allegations directed at her by the left.” Go here to view video (registration needed)

Disclose the race of flash mob victims and attackers.

Disclose the race of flash mob victims and attackers.
  A group of young men who say they were attacked Tuesday evening stand with police at Chicago and Wabash avenues. (Nuccio DiNuzzo, Chicago Tribune)   Chicago media must identify the race of the aggressors and victims in “flash mob” attacks.  There, that wasn’t so hard, was it? You’d think it was from all the... Read more »

Exploring blacks' high rate of abortion

Among the most contentious issues in America today are race and abortion. Fuse them into a single issue and you’ve got a nuclear bomb. And so, when a Texas minister last month posted pro-life billboards in African-American neighborhoods in Chicago, more than feathers were ruffled. With a picture of President Barack Obama, they proclaimed, “Every 21 minutes our next... Read more »

Illinois' wacky way of redistricting

If you thought that Illinois congressional and legislative redistricting was a mystery, take a closer look at what Gov. Pat Quinn and mostly Democratic lawmakers have conjured up.  The recently signed and deceptively named Illinois Voting Rights Act of 2011 requires that redrawn legislative districts conform to the most arcane and divisive rules yet seen for bestowing... Read more »

Jesse Jackson's worn-out race baiting

Jesse, it’s no longer 1973; give it up, you’re getting boring. Here he is, listening to a speech at a 1973 Operation PUSH event at Chicago’s McCormick Place with son Jesse Jackson Jr., now a Congressman. Tribune photo by Gerald West / April 28, 1973 Chicago’s very own Jesse L. Jackson Sr. already had turned... Read more »

Black leader calls for special prosecutor to investigate voter intimidation case

A press release from the National Center for Public Policy Research: Washington, D.C.— After seven months of silence, and with controversy growing by the day, the chairman of the Project 21 black leadership network sent President Barack Obama a second certified letter asking for the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate the Justice Department’s... Read more »

Census quiz

When you are asked to answer 10 questions as part of the 2010 U.S. census, which of the following will not be one of them: 1. Are you an American citizen? 2. What is your telephone number? 3. How many people were living or staying in this [home] on April 1, 2010? 4. Are you... Read more »

Blago emerges, again

Now here’s a creative way to get some attention when no one is paying you any: Apologize for some offense that no one noticed. Blagojevich must have noticed all the press that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid got for saying something some people considered to be offensive about President Barack Obama.Reid’s offense and his subsequent... Read more »
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