August 9, 2013 | 2:16 pm
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The Wide Angle ARCHIVES
August 6, 2013 | 2:58 pm
August 2, 2013 | 3:53 pm
The attached op/ed will appear in the Daily News this Sunday. It is in response to a series of events in the Lancaster community over the past several weeks. As you will see, a leader of Farrakhan’s Nation of Islam unburdened himself of anti-gay and anti-Semitic remarks. The... read on
July 26, 2013 | 2:28 pm
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June 26, 2013 | 1:03 pm
The past three days have demonstrated a quality of the United States that too many of us take for granted, the magic of an independent judiciary and our respect for being a nation of laws.
For a moment it’s worth stepping back and thinking about the issues that the Supreme Court... read on
June 25, 2013 | 2:17 pm
In response to yesterday’s Supreme Court decision in the Fisher v University of Texas case, this blog offered its view and Community Advocates’ vice president, Joe Hicks, wrote an op/ed that appears in today’s OC Register (see below). Both pieces, we would like to think, were... read on
June 24, 2013 | 1:23 pm
This morning the US Supreme Court handed down its decision in the long-anticipated case of Fisher v University of Texas. The pundits are already opining up a storm with many of the analyses reflecting the author’s predilections more than the justices’ messages. In fact, there seems... read on
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