March 29, 2011 | 5:15 pm
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Some Good News Amid the Horrid
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The Wide Angle ARCHIVES
March 25, 2011 | 3:10 pm
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March 18, 2011 | 2:47 pm
If you’re black, came from a financially-sound family, lived with two parents, took school and grades seriously but choose to play basketball for an elite, private college … dude, you must be an “Uncle Tom!”
Those ugly beliefs were expressed by some former members of the... read on
March 11, 2011 | 4:17 pm
Frequent, and even occasional, readers of this blog know that Community Advocates avoids the “Chicken Little” theory of human relations, that is seeing any hint of criticism or negative comment about minority groups as indicative of deep seated bigotry. Our op/eds and blogs over... read on
March 9, 2011 | 4:56 pm
A couple of weeks ago the federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, one of the most liberal, if not the most liberal, federal appellate court in the country, handed down an opinion that has slipped under the radar of the news media and the punditry who are normally attuned to events... read on
February 25, 2011 | 4:24 pm
February 18, 2011 | 2:17 pm
Lots of folks in the public arena must assume that we have no memories and that we are incapable of a simple search for reporters’ and politicians’ prior speeches, press releases, and comments—-that, despite the omni-presence of Google and other powerful search engines.
How else... read on
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