Daily Archives: September 18, 2014

The Congressional Black Caucus has morphed into an institution that works against Black people’s fundamental interests

Glen Ford The devolution of the CBC can be directly traced to the flow of white corporate money to Black Democrats since roughly the turn of the 21st century. The corporate Right was very late in breaking free of their own racial inhibitions against interacting with masses of Black people where they politically live: in […]

With friends like these…

The Black Political Class? The Congressional Black Caucus? These Joes Ain’t Loyal. by  Bruce A. Dixon When a billionaire wants your old time civil rights organization, your historically black college, your morning drive-time deejay, or your black congressman, there ain’t nothin’ you can do. These Janes and these Joes who make up the current black […]