During the Civil Rights era, some in my family worried that one of my relatives, who was "excitable" and "flew off the handle" easily, might do something untoward that would cover us with shame.
You see, argues the progressive administration, Brown should have known that the housing project was dangerous. She went there (to see her mother!) at her own risk. Such heartlessness from progressives?
New York Magazine rushed to the defense of Monica Foy, who in the aftermath of Officer Darren Goforth's murder, tweeted that he deserved it. The author, Jesse Singal, defends Foy as a "victim of a terrifying, right-wing internet-shaming."
Although a report by an Inspector General gives U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy a high score for her ethics, the celebrity ambassador appears to be appallingly at sea when it comes to running an actual embassy in a country that is important for the United States.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be the biggest loser if Donald Trump becomes president. She is--after all--a woman. He will say nasty things about her if she doesn't toe the line, though I am guessing she is as tough as Megyn Kelly, the debate moderator who has The Donald in a tizzy. I don't usually cry sexism but The Donald is special.
When Hillary Clinton climbed the stairs to board her Dessault Falcon 900 B aircraft--which burns 347 gallons of fossil fuel an hour--on the heels of delivering a rousing speech on fighting global warming, the air suddenly became thick with hypocrisy.
Do you often feel like you've been kicked in the gut when you get the day's news? I do, and this last week followed several brutal weeks with fresh, new kicks in the gut.
A republic such as the one born 239 years ago tomorrow requires a populace capable of citizenship.
In an era when rape culture, as it is known, is a feminist talking point, youd think that feminists would be lining up to praise the new law. You would be wrong.
No condolence note from President Obama yet...
And the solution is blindly simple.
She has both fired and been fired. Good.
Has the supposedly neutral Federal Elections Commission (FEC) just come out in support of Hillary Clinton?
At a Columbia School of Journalism press conference earlier this week to answer questions about the J Schools investigation of Rolling Stone magazines faked story about Jackie, the still unidentified undergraduate who claimed she was gang raped by bunch of sociopathic preppies at the University of Virginia, journalism academic affairs dean Sheila Coronel made an astonishing admission.
When Columbia J School dean Steve Coll finishes his external investigation of Rolling Stone magazines disastrous U Va gang rape story, the magazine will release Colls findings to the public. Now thats suspense!
Hillary Clintons account of her State Department years is entitled Hard Choices. Now, it turns out she might more aptly called her memoir Hard Drives.
After ObamaCare turned out to be such an epic mess, a somber President Barack Obama retreated to the White House for a few days of reading and reflecting on the proper role of government.
Scott Walker has arrived.
Mark Zuckerberg isnt. Heck, even Charlie Hebdo isnt still Charlie.
What the presidents plan fails to take into consideration are two not inconsequential factors: the content of an education, and the level of commitment by prospective students.
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