(VIDEO) Where Is the Evidence in the New Black Panther Party Voter Intimidation Case?

Just in time for the slow news cycle before the run-up to the midterm elections, a former U.S. Justice Department attorney's charge that racial bias motivated the DOJ's decision to scale back a voter intimidation case against the New Black Panther Party for Self Defense (NBPP) has FOX news and conservative bloggers in going for blood, liberal bloggers seeing conspiracies, and major mainstream news outlets and personalities falling over themselves to make up for not having pushed the story....more

Thanks for that amusing column, Karen. Denvir's report is consistent with what I was told by a ...more

Mary Matalin and that Obama book

Republican pundit Mary Matalin is taking a lot of heat for her role in the publication of Jerome Corsi's widely-discredited bestselling book, The Obama Nation: Leftist Politics and the Cult of Personality  According to Matalin's website, she "runs" Threshold Editions, the Simon and Schuster imprint that published Obama Nation. ...more

Lemme see, election year, check.
Strong democratic contender, check.
Able to speak across ...more

Are Journalists Giving John McCain a "Free Ride?"

According to researchers from the liberal press monitoring group, Media Matters for America, presumed Republican presidential nominee John McCain is being coddled by the Washington press corps while his Democratic rivals are scrutinized to a fare-thee-well. Their new book, Mc Cain's Free Ride offers detailed evidence arguing that for years, journalists uncritically burnished McCain's image as a "straight-talking" "maverick" leader, despite the fact that his voting record consistently supports the Bush administration. ...more

Hey Kim. Great post. I agree that John McCain is getting a total 100% free ride from the ...more