Carl Leubsdorf rewrites civil rights history

    On November 25, Carl Leubsdorf of the Dallas Daily News claimed that prior to the 1964 Civil Rights Act, “Republicans were using opposition to civil rights to woo the South from its century-long Democratic home.” In doing so, Leubsdorf suggests that it was the Democrat Party that helped Lyndon Johnson pass that bill, while the GOP opposed the bill. That was not the case.

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    McCain should condemn the anti-Palin pettiness

    Sarah Palin is not to be the policy wonk or the international affairs specialist that Joe Biden is, but that doesn’t mean she wasn’t a better candidate for VP. This post-defeat pettiness coming from the McCain staff as reported by Carl Cameron on FOX is rather unseemly. John McCain should make a public statement condemning and rejecting these remarks and once again issue a heartfelt | Read More »