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My AJE Op-Ed: 'Obama Is Closer To Nixon Than To MLK'
Barack Obama's militaristic foreign policy shows how far removed he is from Marin Luther King's dream. Read more...
Laura Ingraham Plays Gunfire Sounds During John Lewis' Washington March Speech
Conservative radio host Laura Ingraham on Monday railed about the commemoration ceremonies for the 50th anniversary of civil rights March on Washington, and then interrupted a recording of Rep. John Lewis' (D-GA) speech with the sound of gunfire. Read more...
Thousands March On 50th Anniversary Of 'I Have A Dream' Speech
Thousands of marchers are in Washington today, fifty years after Martin Luther King's "I Have A Dream" speech during the March on Washington. Several of the attendees are still fighting for the same rights they rallied for fifty years ago. Read more...
Senator Bernie Sanders Recalls 'I Have A Dream'
Senator Sanders attended the "I Have a Dream" speech while a student at the University of Chicago and explains what it was like to witness that historic event. Read more...
Martin Luther King, Race-baiter? -- My AJE Oped
Long before conservatives decided to pretend MLK was one of them, they attacked him mercilessly just as they're attacking today's black leaders. Read more...

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Paula Deen More Popular Among Georgia Republicans Than Martin Luther King
What I love about this poll is that a full 28% of Georgia Republicans have a negative opinion of MLK. Read more...
Most Americans aren't public figures who are reviled by the majority of their fellow citizens and their local government. Even fewer of us face daily assassination threats. Fewer still see their homes firebombed. And fewer still face all of these threats and receive no protection from the police. Read more...
To call attention to the dual threats of voter suppression and money in politics, activists have been organizing National Days of Action on and around January 19th to organize teach-ins, rallies and other events around the country. January Read more...
Nothing smokes out the wingnut crazy quite like suggesting, as Bob Costas did the other day, that it might be a wee bit too easy to get a hold on the all the guns floating around this country. Take Lars Larson on Fox News. LARSON: Well, I don't Read more...
Conservative radio host Laura Ingraham on Sunday pointed to the roots of Southern strategy of the late 1960s -- which appealed to racism in the South -- as an example of how the Republican Party should reform itself after President Barack Obama won Read more...