Monthly Archives: July 2013

Gay Rights or Civil Rights, the Struggle is American

July 15th, 2013 (No Comments)

This column originally ran in thegrio.com on June 28, 2013. Like many Americans, I wake up everyday and turn on my favorite morning television program (Morning Joe, of course!) to make sure I didn’t “miss anything” while I slept. Luckily, the world didn’t change much Wednesday but I did arise yesterday morning to that ever-familiar […]

The School of Political Destruction

July 15th, 2013 (No Comments)

Sometimes I wonder if Washington, DC has reached a point where it has lost all its humanity. This town, where even the most mundane legislation rarely passes because of an indeterminate level of partisanship, seems to be on life support. Just last week, the U.S. House failed to pass a “Farm Bill,” traditionally the most […]