>Proposed Ariz. law would deny citizenship to American-born children of illegals

>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 […]

>Arizona principal wants faces in mural lightened, but later admits he made a mistake

> Looks like Arizona’s campaign to whiten every facet of life has backfired. Initially, Miller Valley Elementary School principal Jeff Lane asked the artists behind its Go on Green mural to lighten the faces of the children featured in the mural. The mural, left, part of a campaign to advertise environmentally friendly transportation, features four […]

>More black men marrying non-black women–and why it’s not our problem

>Another installment of the black-women-are-being-abandoned-by-black-men series by the media has been published today. It is a familiar lament of single African-American women: where are the “good” black men to marry? A new study shows that more and more black men are marrying women of other races. In fact, more than 1 in 5 black men […]

>O’Reilly never fails to disappoint me

> http://cloudfront.mediamatters.org/static/flash/player.swf Here’s the ad he’s referring to: Exactly why does he care so much about an advertisement McDonald’s chooses to do in France? And, yes, O’Reilly, an ad like that could run in the U.S. Your network just wouldn’t play it, just like you all refused to play the advertisement calling for a more […]

>Brooklyn teen killed, ex-con arrested in her murder

>This story hasn’t gotten much press as the Aiyana Jones/JeRean Blake tragedy.    Kendale Robinson allegedly put a gun to the head of Al-Taya Conyers, 16, and pulled the trigger even though the terrified teenager screamed “No! No! No!” and begged for her life, police said. Robinson, who was charged with murder, stared blankly ahead […]