Matthews has come under criticism for his histrionics and theatrics at the rnc but it is his race card baiting that is the most disturbing matthews is so relentless and so over the top in his accusations that we have to assume he either misunderstands the vast majority of those who oppose obama or he is engaged in a cynical cry for attention.
If raceconsciousness becomes an olympic sport and who can say it wont the united states will have a lock on the gold medal silver and bronze too.
one of the most durable myths in recent history is that the religious right the coalition of conservative evangelicals and fundamentalists emerged as a political movement in response to the us.
Albert einsteins activities as a passionate advocate for peace were welldocumented during his lifetime his celebrity as a famous physicist and one of the worlds most recognizable faces lent a great deal of weight to his pacifism a view otherwise not given much consideration in the popular press at almost any time in history.
Myth the palestinian authority held a free democratic election in 2005 top fact elections are not synonymous with democracy several arab countries hold elections including egypt and syria but they have only one candidate and there is no doubt about the outcomethe dictators are always reelected with nearly 100 percent of the vote.
As a followup to tuesdays post about the majorityminority public schools in oslo the following brief account reports the latest statistics on the cultural enrichment of schools in austria vienna is the most fully enriched location and seems to be in roughly the same situation as oslo many thanks to hermes for the translation from unzensuriertat.
dating the reconstruction era in the different states reconstruction began and ended at different times federal reconstruction ended with the compromise of 1877in recent decades most historians follow foner in dating the reconstruction of the south as starting in 1863 with emancipation and the port royal experiment rather than 1865.
So why cant i wear it headdresses promote stereotyping of native cultures the image of a warbonnet and warpaint wearing indian is one that has been created and perpetuated by hollywood and only bears minimal resemblance to traditional regalia of plains tribes.
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