Monthly Archives: August 2013

GOP Official: March on Washington Organizers Ignored Suggestions

By Rick Klein Aug 29, 2013 4:17pm Marchers make their way down Pennsylvania avenue as the second official anniversary commemoration of the March on Washington gets underway, Aug. 28, 2013, in Washington. Credit: Bill O’Leary/The Washington Post/Getty Images Republican Party … Continue reading

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Limbaugh: Does GOP Need Solutions for Black Voters?

By David Limbaugh August 30, 2013 This week, I heard a conservative commentator “admitting” that Republicans don’t do enough for black voters. “Why don’t conservatives offer solutions?” asked this person. It bothers me that otherwise-sound conservative thinkers fall into this … Continue reading

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At RNC event, speaker says African Americans have taken a back seat to gays, immigrants

By Aaron Blake, Published: August 26, 2013   The Republican National Committee commemorated the 50th anniversary of the March of Washington and Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech with a luncheon Monday. The most rousing speech of the … Continue reading

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Reminder: Alveda King Says Her Uncle Would be Pro-Life

Cortney O’Brien | Aug 28, 2013     Martin Luther King, Jr.’s dream wasn’t only for those watching him on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial 50 years ago today — he was speaking for unborn children as well, according … Continue reading

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Sharpton speaks: ‘Nothing to protest’ about white man’s murder by black teen

August 23, 2013 by Joe Saunders Al Sharpton has standards. That’s why he wouldn’t lower himself to the level of a race-baiting demagogue who hypes up just any old crime to push himself into the headlines. For starters, all the … Continue reading

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Obama Passes Up Visit to Harriet Tubman’s Home

 by Warner Todd Huston 23 Aug 2013 As his visit to Auburn, New York wound down, many in the area expected President Obama to make a swing over to the Harriet Tubman Home. Unfortunately, Obama skipped the home of the … Continue reading

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The price of citizenship’: State court says gay rights trump religious beliefs

Aug. 23, 2013 Meredith Jessup The New Mexico Supreme Court ruled Thursday that a photographer’s refusal to service a gay wedding on religious grounds violated the New Mexico Human Rights Act (NMHRA), a state law that “prohibits a public accommodation … Continue reading

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