Daily Archives: May 20, 2012

The Long Run: How the Mormon Church Shaped Mitt Romney

Jodi Kantor in the New York Times: Romney’s Faith, Silent but Deep When Mitt Romney embarked on his first political race in 1994, he also slipped into a humble new role in the Mormon congregation he once led. On Sunday … Continue reading

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The United States of AmeriKKKa

(Jump ahead to the 5:15 mark) You can’t make this shit up: The U.S. has gotten more racist, Obama critics are proof It could be argued that the United States has made significant strides in eliminating racial inequality during the … Continue reading

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NAACP Passes Resolution in Support of Marriage Equality

NAACP press release: The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People today released a resolution supporting marriage equality. At a meeting of the 103-year old civil rights group’s board of directors, the organization voted to support marriage equality as … Continue reading

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