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Cokie Roberts Calls Trump Supporters 'Morally Tainted'
"You can’t say, 'He’s a racist and what he says is textbook racism, but I support him because he’s the nominee of my party,'" the legendary journalist said.
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Why We've Got The Wrong Hamilton On The $10 Bill
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Cokie Roberts Says We've Got the Wrong Hamilton on the $10 Dollar Bill
Journalist and author Cokie Roberts says that philandering liar Alexander Hamilton is still making women wait their turn to assume their rightful place on the front of American currency.
Does Donald Trump Deserve Press Neutrality?
Freelance Writer, Kicker
In the United States, there is a high premium on press neutrality. We hold journalism to a gilded Platonic ideal: reporters are expected to present the news in a vacuum devoid of commentary or bias. It's time for the press to act like the Fourth Estate -- to warn and protect its public.
Donald Trump: Stop Inciting Students and Children To Spew Hate Against Minorities
President, Editor-in-Chief of HollywoodLife.com
Thanks to Donald Trump and his hate-filled promises, there are white young people who think it's A-ok to be bigoted. And thanks to Donald Trump, young Latinos, Muslim-Americans and African-Americans, now are being mocked and insulted in 2016.
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Donald Trump Bristles At The Idea He’s Inspired Kids To Act Racist
"When you ... talk about building a wall and you talk about banning Muslims, doesn't that have an effect on children?" journalist Cokie Roberts asked.
Cokie Roberts Recalls Search For Father's Missing Plane In 1972
Roberts offered a grim assessment of the situation Sunday, saying, "I think [the families] should probably expect never to
The Republican Shutdown and
Magazine's False Equivalency
Joseph A. Palermo
Author, historian, professor
Scherer and Altman leave
readers with the impression that somehow Nancy Pelosi is equally responsible for the Republican Tea Party crazies in the House who are driving the country into the ground to win concessions from the president they despise.
Fake Cokie Roberts Twitter Account Wows World
Someone decided to make a fake Twitter account for Cokie Roberts, and it's really good. The real Cokie Roberts, of course
New Orleans Notables Urge Sale Of Times-Picayune
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Famous Daughters And The Mothers Who Raised Them
All of which is a reminder of how we are all shaped by the women who raised us. With that in mind, We thought we'd take a
Defunding the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
President and CEO of WAMC/Northeast Public Radio
Colorado Representative Doug Lamborn's op-ed, calling for the defunding of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, is truly one of the most disingenuous pieces of propaganda I have ever read.
I Respect Tom Brokaw and Al Huang, but I Can't Afford to Eat With Them
Harvey Gotliffe, Ph.D.
Editor and publisher,
The Ho-Ho-Kus Cogitator
As a practicing vegetarian and occasional pescadarian, I can't imagine that any meal suited to my dietary tastes would be
The Politics of Fiction
Richard C. Morais
Author, The Hundred-Foot Journey
Journalists today are forced to pontificate from their armchairs, barking out at a furious pace the short, sharp commentaries that are the staples of the Internet. Seeking fulfillment, I turned to fiction.
Don Imus, Chris Wallace Discuss Cokie Roberts's Criticisms
Well, apparently, Imus heard about the segment and today he and Wallace "responded" to Roberts's criticism. I forget sometimes
Cokie Roberts Assails Chris Wallace For Palin 'Lap' Joke: 'Appalling'
Cokie Roberts took to the airwaves today, joining in a terrific segment about the way female politicians seem to be able to exert some degree of self-control and do their jobs without getting enmeshed in crazy, news-making sex scandals.
Talking Sex, Money, Politics and Tennessee Williams at Lit Festival
Writer Near New Orleans
Tennessee Williams New Orleans Literary Festival speakers touched on everything from Jesse James to the Tea Party Patriots. Here are moments from my first day at the festival.
Cokie Roberts: Glenn Beck A 'Terrorist'
Cokie Roberts devoted her syndicated column (which she writes with husband Steve) to the subject of Glenn Beck, who she writes
Cokie Roberts: "I Couldn't Give Up Jesus" For My Jewish Husband
Sally Quinn talks to the journalist couple about their Catholic-Jewish marriage....Cokie also talks about her decision not
Cokie Roberts On Polanski: "Just Take Him Out And Shoot Him" (VIDEO)
Watch [at the 1:45 mark]: A surprising number of celebrities and media figures have come to the defense of Roman Polanksi
Think Again: Conflicts of Interest by the Wealthy and for the Wealthy
Nation columnist, CUNY Distinguished Professor, Senior Fellow,...
Given the power of perception media institutions enjoy over the profits of so many industries, these same institutions can use this privilege to line their own pockets.
A Wry Look-Back at the Presidential Campaign
author, Travel Tales I Couldn't Put in the Guidebooks
Has it been only two months since the presidential campaign ended?
Sackcloth and Ashes on Wall Street
Christian leader for social change; President and Founder @Soj...
The proposed bailout of Wall Street gives unprecedented power to one man -- Henry Paulson -- including any action deemed necessary, with no review, and a report to Congress only every six months.
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