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Filmmaker and author Michael Moore wrote the foreword to A Right
to Be Hostile: The Boondocks Treasury by Aaron McGruder, from which
the three cartoon strips are drawn. Copyright © 2003 by Aaron
McGruder. Published by arrangement with Three Rivers Press, a division
of Random House, Inc.
Seeking media justice--not just reform.
As the 2004 election draws nearer and George W. Bush's poll numbers grow
shakier, White House operatives are devoting themselves to coddling the
Abigail and Stephan Thernstrom have long been pillars of highbrow
conservatism in America.
Bus depots are one of many environmental culprits that contribute to health problems in poor communities of color.
Click here to read more from Katha Pollitt.
Philip Roth's novel The Human Stain attracted considerable
attention some years back; it was widely read as a fictionalized version
of literary critic Anatole Broyard's life.
In 1990, The Nation ran a dispatch from Portland, Oregon, by
editorial board member Elinor Langer titled "The American Neo-Nazi
Movement Today." The piece, which took up almost an entire
We live in interesting times. These days we can all pretty much
acknowledge that race does not exist as a scientific construct; these
days, we can all agree that racism is wrong.
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