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NYTimes Columnist: 'Enough Is Enough'

Enough Is Enough

nytimes.com — When Donald Trump's security escorted the Univision anchor Jorge Ramos out of a news conference on Tuesday, I decided that I was officially done. Maybe I should have been long before that.
Aug 27, 2015

"When people refer to the press as the fourth estate, it shouldn’t be confused with a Trump property." nyti.ms/1KPsDnO

Aug 27, 2015

Fav line on #Trump media circus: ``coverage is not the same as drooling over the daily shenanigans of a demagogue." nyti.ms/1fI0TbX

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At rally, those ‘feeling the Bern’ get heated

lasvegassun.com — Bernie Sanders is an unlikely phenomenon. He is attracting massive crowds. His message of economic populism has infused his insurgent candidacy with an Obama-like level of electoral enthusiasm, only his base isn't as broad (As CNN put it last month: "A June CNN/ORC poll showed just 2 percent of black ...

Activists Confront Hillary Clinton

nytimes.com — A newly released video from Good magazine, showing Hillary Clinton in a meeting being confronted by young activists from the Black Lives Matter movement, thrilled me to no end. It also depressed me just as much.
Aug 19, 2015

RT @nytopinion: #BlackLivesMatter is right that you must test your supposed friends even as you battle your foes. - @CharlesMBlow nyti.ms/1J5ZKn6

Aug 19, 2015

Read tomorrow's column, "Activists Confront Hillary Clinton," tonight and let me know what you think. nytimes.com/2015/08/20/opi…

Aug 20, 2015

.@thenation fiercely opposed Clinton's 1994 Crime Bill-- Taking on liberals & conservatives --for 150 years/ nyti.ms/1Nmb0BT

Aug 20, 2015

RT @thenewjimcrow: I am glad that BLM activists challenged Hillary Clinton to say something more than "policy change" is needed when... fb.me/7nrHiy1HE

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Activists ‘Feel the Bern?’

nytimes.com — Bernie Sanders is an unlikely phenomenon. He is attracting massive crowds. His message of economic populism has infused his insurgent candidacy with an Obama-like level of electoral enthusiasm, only his base isn't as broad (As CNN put it last month: "A June CNN/ORC poll showed just 2 percent of black Democrats supporting Sanders, a figure that has remained unchanged since February.
Aug 17, 2015

Read my column, "Activists 'Feel the Bern?,'" and let me know what you think. nytimes.com/2015/08/17/opi…

Aug 17, 2015

The terrifying fight for "liberty & longevity" leads black lives to protest, even Bernie nyti.ms/1NcL9MT Powerful stuff @CharlesMBlow

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Police Abuse Is a Form of Terror

nytimes.com — Writing about the wave of deadly encounters - many caught on video - between unarmed black people and police officers often draws a particular criticism from a particular subset of readers. It is some variation of this: "Why are you not writing about the real problem - black-on-black crime?

The Betrayal of Child Abuse

medium.com — A coming-of-age story Lawrence - that's not his real name - was a cousin of mine. We grew up in a Louisiana town of about 1,000 people, and though it wasn't customary to talk about sexuality, everyone assumed that Lawrence was gay. He was one of two people in town, both of whom were my cousins, who fit that description.

Blow: Biology, society and race

hamptonroads.com — Only one candidate in last week's Republican presidential debate was asked to directly address the Black Lives Matter movement, and that candidate was Gov. Scott Walker. Moderator Megyn Kelly: "Governor Walker, many in the Black Lives Matter movement, and beyond, believe that overly aggressive police officers targeting young African-Americans is the civil rights issue of our time.

‘Black Lives Matter’ and the GOP

miamiherald.com — Only one candidate in last week's Republican presidential debate was asked to directly address the Black Lives Matter movement, and that candidate was Gov. Scott Walker. Moderator Megyn Kelly asked Walker: "Governor Walker, many in the Black Lives Matter movement, and beyond, believe that overly aggressive police officers targeting young African Americans is the civil-rights issue of our time.

‘Black Lives Matter’ and the G.O.P.

nytimes.com — Only one candidate in last week's Republican presidential debate was asked to directly address the Black Lives Matter movement and that candidate was Gov. Scott Walker. Moderator Megyn Kelly asked Walker: "Governor Walker, many in the Black Lives Matter movement, and beyond, believe that overly-aggressive police officers targeting young African-Americans is the civil rights issue of our time.
Aug 09, 2015

RT @nytopinion: .@CharlesMBlow When people respond to “Black Lives Matter” with “All Lives Matter,” it grates: nyti.ms/1hso8bJ pic.twitter.com/m7jOLSHShc

Aug 09, 2015

RT @nytopinion: .@CharlesMBlow When people respond to “Black Lives Matter” with “All Lives Matter,” it grates: nyti.ms/1hso8bJ pic.twitter.com/m7jOLSHShc

Aug 09, 2015

RT @nytopinion: .@CharlesMBlow When people respond to “Black Lives Matter” with “All Lives Matter,” it grates: nyti.ms/1hso8bJ pic.twitter.com/m7jOLSHShc

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Seeing Freedom in Their Future, Psychics Reveal All: ‘It’s a Scam’ nyti.ms/1JqStAC

Aug 28, 2015

William McKnight Farrow's portrait of Paul Lawrence Dunbar at the Smithsonian. #JustBecauseILoveArt instagram.com/p/68hb9MMRrS/

Aug 28, 2015

RT @TMRoundtable: Invitations out soon for 10/14/15 #TMR50 anniversary breakfast with special guest @CharlesMBlow to benefit TMR @GoSUparttime scholarships


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