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Archive for November 2009

Racism Within the Fort Hood Incident

November 6, 2009

We should all be thankful that we had the opportunity to see racism in its reality. CNN aired on Larry King Live, a panel discussion on a very serious subject, the mass shooting at Fort Hood on November 5, 2009. With that said, we should be appalled at the subtle racism displayed in this interview.

Obama’s Prophecy

November 1, 2009

How quickly we often forget. Our president is a prophet and we don’t know it. It’s been a year since he was elected, and 53% of Americans said they wanted change. Unfortunately, 46% said they didn’t. During the heat of the primaries, the junior senator from Illinois knew that certain people needed it—and would act up if things didn’t.