The Acceptable Racism

    A recent Gallup poll taken showed support among non-Hispanic African-Americans to be 91%, a sharp difference from the rest of the public.  Even among Democrats, support for the President clocks in around 79%. It’s enough to make you hit your head against a wall. I understand all too much the mentally that goes into this support among African-Americans.  As a young black man growing up, it was still common to be told that the system | Read More »

    Conservatives Maintain Edge as Top Ideological Group

    How can this be? Conservatives continue to outnumber moderates and liberals in the American populace in 2009, confirming a finding that Gallup first noted in June. Forty percent of Americans describe their political views as conservative, 36% as moderate, and 20% as liberal. This marks a shift from 2005 through 2008, when moderates were tied with conservatives as the most prevalent group. I hope the | Read More »