By Thomas Sowell | 03/10/14 06:35 PM
If anyone wanted to pick a time and place where the political Left's avowed concern for minorities was definitively exposed as a fraud, it would be now -- and the place would be New York City, where far-Left Mayor Bill de Blasio has launched an attack on charter schools, cutting their funding,...
By Michael Barone | 03/10/14 09:00 AM
Embedded in the returns for last Tuesday's primary election in Texas is an interesting lesson on the difficulty of holding even a minority party's coalition together.
03/08/14 04:30 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's largest association of African-American doctors is convening in Washington to discuss health issues in the black community. Among the items on the agenda for the National Medical Association is the federal health care overhaul. The group says millions of...
By Mona Charen | 03/06/14 05:26 PM
When seven Democratic senators voted with all of the Republicans to reject Debo Adegbile's nomination to serve as head of the Justice Department's civil rights division, Sen. Harry Reid cried racism.
03/06/14 02:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Issuing a last call for health care, President Barack Obama assured Latinos on Thursday that signing up for new insurance exchanges won't lead to deportation for any relatives in the U.S. illegally. Facing fresh skepticism from one of his traditionally most loyal...
By Michael Biesecker | 03/06/14 08:10 AM
Federal prosecutors say deputies of a North Carolina sheriff accused of illegally targeting Latino drivers shared links to a bloody video game in which players shoot people entering the country illegally, including children and pregnant women.
03/04/14 09:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The president of a prominent Latino advocacy group called President Barack Obama the "deporter in chief," denouncing the administration's deportation of nearly 2 million immigrants. Janet Murguia, who heads the National Council of La Raza, also directed her anger and...
By Paul Bedard | 03/04/14 12:54 PM
President Obama is going to have to do a whole lot more than promise to make things better for young blacks under his new “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative, because 71 percent of voters in a new poll say life for the group is the same or worse than before he came into office. Rasmussen...
By Byron York | 03/03/14 07:10 PM
The Senate will soon vote on President Obama's nomination of former NAACP Legal Defense Fund official Debo Adegbile to head the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division. There are a number of reasons many Republicans oppose the nomination, most prominent among them Adegbile's passionate and...
By Walter Williams | 03/03/14 12:06 PM
People in the media and academia are mostly leftists hellbent on growing government and controlling our lives. Black people, their politicians and civil rights organizations have become unwitting accomplices. The leftist pretense of concern for the well-being of black people confers upon them an...
02/27/14 03:15 AM
PETERSBURG, Va. (AP) — Two historically black land-grant universities in Virginia and West Virginia are the recipients of U.S. Department of Agriculture grant funding intended to strengthen research and teaching at those institutions. The grants to Virginia State University in Petersburg and...
02/26/14 03:15 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Hispanic National Bar Association on Wednesday said it cancelled its 2015 convention in Phoenix over legislation adding protections for people who assert their religious beliefs in refusing service to gays. The move makes the group one of the first to pull out of Arizona...
By Paul Bedard | 02/26/14 09:52 AM
At an event in his Naval Observatory home Tuesday night to celebrate African American History Month, the vice president offered up one of his trademark quotes in a challenge to President Obama on the hardwoods.
By Joel Gehrke | 02/26/14 08:06 AM
Vice President Joe Biden attributed Republican support for voter ID laws to "hatred" for black Americans, singling out Texas, North Carolina, and Alabama for special attention.
02/25/14 06:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Indian-Americans are doctors, engineers, motel owners, taxi drivers and spelling bee champs — just a few takeaways from a new exhibition at the Smithsonian. Looking closer, though, curators are probing the history behind certain cultural stereotypes of this population of...
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