Racism

Nick on June 23rd, 2013

I’m not a Paula Deen fan. I’ve never seen the big attraction, but then again I live with the world’s best cook, who makes everything from scratch, so who needs her? However, I have to weigh in on the current controversy. As we all know, the Southern cooking diva is getting slammed for her “racism” […]

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Nick Russell on June 30th, 2012

There are a lot of things I don’t understand in life. Some of these mysteries, I just ignore, but others nag at me. How come it is acceptable for a group called African Americans For Obama to support the President, but if a group wanted to call itself White Americans For (insert your favorite candidate’s […]

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Nick Russell on July 20th, 2010

Last week the NAACP created a media firestorm when it accused some supporters of the Tea Party of “explicit racist behavior” and accused the Tea Party of a “drive to push our country back to the pre-civil rights era.” While I am not a member of the Tea Party, and while some of its most […]

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Nick Russell on November 18th, 2009

An illegal alien from El Salvador named Roxana Orellana Santos has filed a million dollar lawsuit against Frederick County, Maryland Sheriff Jenkins, one of his deputies, the County Board of Commissioners, and immigration officials for detaining her based solely on her ethnicity. Santos alleged that she was minding her own business when law officers detained […]

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Nick Russell on September 24th, 2009

Last week I ruffled a lot of feathers with my blog Yes, Racism Plays A Roll. However, politics aside, we all know that racism is a two way street. I don’t like bigots of any color, and I have met quite a few black, Hispanic, and other racists in my time. Some have been very […]

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Nick Russell on September 17th, 2009

Former President Jimmy Carter made the news this week, when he said that racism played a part when South Carolina Republican Representative Joe Wilson shouted “You lie” at President Obama during a healthcare speech in Congress last week. President Carter told NBC News that he thinks an “overwhelming portion” of the animosity directed toward America’s […]

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