“We need 100 more like Jesse Helms…”


I love when those so anxious to re-imagine history and the figures entrenched in it actually say something so asinine that all I can do is shake my head. That happened earlier this week when Texas Senator Ted Cruz spoke in praise of former North Carolina Senator Jesse Helms, who passed away in 2008. In a […]

>Another wonderful commentary by Martin

>CNN political contributor Roland has done it again–another great opinion. Since the death of former North Carolina Senator Jesse Helms, we’ve all seen obituaries and outright praise for the former Dixie-loving, unapologetic racist politician. According to this CNN.com article, President Bush called him a “kind, decent, and humble man”: “Throughout his long public career, Sen. […]