Traditional, tea party conservatives seem split on foreign policyUW TodayForeign policy looms large as the 2014 midterm elections approach. But traditional conservatives and their tea party counterparts may bring different concerns and motivations to the November ballot, according to a University of Washington political ...and more »
Federal Judge Dismisses Tea Party Lawsuits Against IRSNewsmax.comA federal judge has dismissed on procedural grounds lawsuits filed by several tea party groups against the IRS, USA Today reported. The judge, in his opinion issued Wednesday, stressed that he was not ruling on the merits of the cases filed by True the ...
Whither the tea party in 2016?Washington Post (blog)As the GOP approaches the 2016 presidential primaries -- which, we would remind folks, are set to begin in earnest in about three weeks -- the Republican field is about as wide open as it has ever been. The latest Washington Post-ABC News poll shows ...and more »
Drug War ChronicleDC Marijuana Initiative Receives Major Civil Rights Endorsements from DC ...Drug Policy Alliance (press release) (blog)Today, the Washington, D.C. chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and the D.C. Branch of the National Organization for Women came out in support of marijuana legalization and endorsed D.C.'s Initiative 71.D.C. Marij
Cincinnati.comWanted: Millenials to join local NAACPCincinnati.comNAACP chapters in Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky are looking for more people like Crabbe: men and women ages 25-45, committed to growing jobs, education and youth opportunities in 2015 and beyond. It's why the civil rights organization is launching ...
USA TODAYJesse Jackson Talks Ebola: “We Shouldn't Panic”CBS LocalDALLAS (CBDFW.COM) – The mother of Dallas Ebola patient Thomas Duncan walked gingerly hand in hand with noted Civil Rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson into the entrance of a South Oak Cliff restaurant Tuesday. Nowai Korkoyah didn't say a word, but ...Jesse Jackson, Ebola patient's family meet with doctorsUSA TODA
Huffington PostReplacing Eric Holder Without Displacing Voting Rights and Civil RightsHuffington PostBut amid all the noise, it's important that we do not lose sight of one undeniable reality: Eric Holder has been the best Attorney General this nation has ever had in the area of civil rights and voting rights. I challenge anyone to show me an AG who ...Holder departure will bring civil rights
Business InsiderCivil Rights Attorney Sanford Rubenstein Accused Of Rape After Al Sharpton's...Huffington PostSanford Rubenstein attends Rev. Al Sharpton's 60th birthday celebration at The Four Seasons Restaurant on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in New York. (Photo by Donald Traill/Invision/AP). The New York civil rights attorney representing the families of NYPD ...Civil Rights Attorney A
Civil rights activist and former NAACP president Julian Bond to deliver Harris ...IU Bloomington NewsroomBLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Julian Bond, former president of the NAACP and the first president of the Southern Poverty Law Center, will deliver the Indiana University Maurer School of Law's Harris Lecture at noon Wednesday, Oct. 15, in the school's Moot Court ...
The Star-LedgerChristie touts his reforms to NAACP; Newark, Camden branches dismiss 'dog ...The Star-LedgerPARSIPPANY — Speaking to a Hilton hotel ballroom overflowing with some 400 civil rights leaders assembled for the NAACP New Jersey State Conference's annual membership event, Gov. Chris Christie touted his recent criminal justice and drug policy ...Chris Christie to address NAA