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*When rapper Sir Mix-A-Lot released his only chart topping hit, “Baby Got Back” in 1991, he unknowingly set the groundwork for Nicki Minaj’s newest single, “Anaconda.” Her rump-shaking anthem raises the bar in its objectification of the female anatomy, and it’s rapidly becoming a source of vitriol to enraged viewers worldwide. There’s also a music … Continue reading Halle Sexed Billy Bob, Katy Perry Kisses Girls – Why Throw Stones At Bootylicious Nicki Minaj?
Since Black Preachers Protest Homosexuality, Whites (ahem, Donald Sterling) Have the Right to Be Openly Racist
*Voicing messages of hate toward homosexuals, African American clergy continuously perpetuate America’s ongoing cycle of discrimination and intolerance. If this type of behavior is permissible in an increasingly diverse world, any form of racism should also be tolerated without protest or consequence: both fall under the same vile category. Although 73 percent of Americans identify … Continue reading Since Black Preachers Protest Homosexuality, Whites (ahem, Donald Sterling) Have the Right to Be Openly Racist
*Last week Kurt Warner, former professional football player, said on a national radio program that he wouldn’t want his children to play football. This was followed shortly by folks, some in the National Football League community, denouncing Warner as somehow betraying the sport. To be clear: Warner is in a better position than most to … Continue reading The Socialist’s Journal: Warner’s Wisdom
*The financial crisis changed the world two years ago, but it didn’t change talking points in Washington, says The Daily Beast. Debates today over whether to extend or repeal the Bush tax cuts are being argued in exactly the same terms as they were five years ago, Peter Beinart writes in The Daily Beast. Except … Continue reading The Hypocrisy of the GOP Tax Cut