This is the type of thinking Orange County, Calif. Republican Party member Marilyn Davenport displayd in her explanation of why she sent an e-mail with this attachment in it: The e-mail was in reference to the Birthers’ claims that President Barack Obama can’t produce a birth certificate. The image justifies why Obama, according to the […]
> Who is this, you may ask? Well, it’s Beyonce, who recently posed in black face in the French magazine L’Officiel. The magazine was celebrating its 90th anniversary and also decided to honor Fela Kuti, a Nigerian musician. In the March 2011, Beyonce will appear as an “African Queen,” donning what appears to be traditional […]
> http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1 It should be noted the NAACP is asking City Councilman John Williams to resign after making these comments to Councilman Daron Lee. If you read the story linked above, there is some interesting background information about Williams: Williams has been a constant in local news this year, once for an incident where he […]
> From Vox Africanus at The Root: Is it fair to compare these two situations? One point I will make is Dr. Laura wasn’t an employee of CNN, but Rick Sanchez was.
>http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.element/apps/cvp/3.0/swf/cnn_416x234_embed.swf?context=embed&videoId=bestoftv/2010/06/15/cb.az.citizenship.proposal.cnn Arizona continues its campaign to stamp out all aspects of minority existence with a proposed law that would deny birth certificates to children of illegal immigrants in the state. From Rep. John Kavanagh, a Republican supporter of the bill: “If you go back to the original intent of the drafters … it was never […]