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  • Cornel West Bottom Line: Obama ‘Afraid of Fox News’ (WATCH)

    Jun 30, 15 by Ny MaGee 5 Comments

    *The always outspoken Cornel West was invited on CNN’s “Reliable Sources” to react to President Obama’s recent interview with podcasting comedian Marc Maron. During his chat with Maron, Obama said the n-word, sparking criticism and national debate. “Reliable Sources” host Brian Stelter sat down with West to discuss race in America and the president’s now-infamous […]

  • Transgender Heckler Tells why She Interrupted Pres. Obama

    Jun 30, 15 by Qwest7 10 Comments

    *Days after interrupting President Barack Obama during a an event honoring LGBT Pride Week, Jennicet Gutierrez is shedding light on why she expressed herself during that time last week at the White House. In an open letter that ran in the Washington Blade on Thursday (June 25), Gutierrez cited her passion regarding “issues and struggles” […]

  • Obama’s Half-Brother Sells Revealing Letter From President

    Jun 29, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *A revealing handwritten letter from President Barack Obama to his half-brother, Malik Abongo “Roy” Obama (pictured above) has been sold. According to Page Six, the letter — written in July 1995, before Obama’s political career began, and sold by Malik — details the commander-in-chief’s reason for stepping into the world of politics. Among those reasons is […]

  • ‘Hell No!’ Says Joe Madison on Pres. Obama Apologizing for Slavery (WATCH)

    Jun 25, 15 by Qwest7 5 Comments

    *A New York Times columnist has fueled the latest debate on race on CNN, which discussed whether President Barack Obama should apologize for slavery. The column, which was written by the Times’ op-ed writer Timothy Egan, seemed to suggest that Obama should apologize for the practice of slavery. Picking up on the column, CNN’s Don Lemon […]

  • Pres. Obama’s Use of the N-Word Sparks Broader Racism Debate

    Jun 24, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Don’t expect an apology from President Barack Obama regarding him using the N-word during a recent podcast. In fact, the commander-in-chief is glad he said it. And the reaction has been widespread, according to Politico.com, which noted that an even bigger discussion on racism has started because of Obama’s choice of words. “Aides said that walking into […]

  • Elisabeth Hasselbeck Scared Obama Will Say N-Word in Public Speech

    Jun 23, 15 by Qwest7 9 Comments

    *President Barack Obama’s use of the N-word during a podcast has triggered concern with Fox News host Elisabeth Hasselbeck. So much so that she’s worried he will say the word during an important speech like the State of the Union. Hasselbeck’s worry stems from a discussion Obama had with Marc Maron on the state of […]