January 18, 2019

AP Poll: More Racism Against Blacks Since Obama’s Election

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Aaron Goldstein on 10.28.12 @ 3:13AM A new AP poll claims that racial prejudice against Blacks has increased since the election of Barack Obama in 2008.  The AP has come to this conclusion in part because in one question only 24% of respondents liked Blacks “a great […]

FIFA’s Blatter calls racism matter ‘closed’

FIFA President Sepp Blatter attends a press conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011. Blatter said Wednesday he has apologized enough for his recent comments on racism that triggered a furor and considers the matter KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — FIFA president Sepp Blatter said he’s apologized enough for his recent comments on […]

A Liberal Makes My Point on Cain & Racism

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Aaron Goldstein on 10.10.11 @ 10:17PM Last week, I listed nine reasons why Republicans ought to nominate Herman Cain. Let’s go straight to Reason #7 – “He Would Make Liberal Charges of Racism Look Really, Really Stupid.” It seems that Leslie Savan of The Nation is eager to make […]

Beating the Racism Card

Obama is finished.  It’s not so much the past six weeks, rough as they were, as his own actions and responses that have finished him.  His showdown with Congress over the debt limit, which he then ran away from.  His bewilderment at the fact that markets responded to that level of stress with a serious […]