Today in post-racial racism

Post-racial racism? How can that be possible? We’re in a post racial society where Americans no longer see color. I mean, we elected a black man as president, so we’re definitely in a post-racial society! Y’all know we’ve been hearing that BS for the past four years and we social justice activists all know it’s […]

>Clarence Thomas’ wife starts tea party group

>Thanks to Mod Lumpkin over at The Board Room for alerting me to this.  According to the LA Times, Virginia Thomas, the wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, is planning to launch a tea party link to her nonprofit organization, Liberty Central. The website of the lobbying organization, which was created in January, will “organize […]

>My take on the attacks on Judge Sotomayor

>For some reason or another, I’m a little uncomfortable with conservatives’ worries about Judge Sotomayor’s inability to contain her empathy in making tough (i.e., male) decisions. I hate to say it, but this notion that the likes of Sen. Orrin Hatch, Sen. Lindsey Graham, etc. have questions about a woman being able to set aside […]