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Organization Funding George Zimmerman's New Gun Will 'Sleep Soundly' if Zimmerman Kills Again: Piers Morgan (VIDEO)

Last night on CNN’s Piers Morgan show, the host grilled Ken Hanson, the leader of the Buckeye Firearms Foundation that helped raise money for George…

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Al Sharpton Questions Bill O'Reilly's African-American Expertise (VIDEO)

Bill O’Reilly as of late has been fancying himself a bit of a race relations expert. Which might just be a dangerous thing for a…

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Looking Inward to Prevent the Next Trayvon

  Mr. Obama’s remarks last Friday on the Trayvon Martin verdict were powerful and spoken from the heart.  I have been waiting years for him…

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Spiking the Football: White America's Refusal To Come To Grips with Race

In my recent piece on President Obama’s press briefing about race following the Zimmerman verdict, I wrote: “There is not one white person alive, myself…

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A Moment of Candor and An Opportunity for Reflection: The Obama Race Speech (VIDEO)

Yesterday afternoon, Barack Obama took time to address the nation not as the President but as an African-American and it was one of the more…

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Van Jones vs. Newt Gingrich Over Trayvon Martin (VIDEO)

This morning on CNN’s Newsday future Crossfire co-hosts, Van Jones and Newt Gingrich went toe to toe over the Trayvon Martin case and what it…

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