Racial tension in the United States has remained heightened on the heels of the shooting of Trayvon Martin and the emotionally charged and often inaccurate reporting of the still enigmatic incident by the mainstream media.
While President Barack Obama is busy persuading people that America’s richest citizens are in favor of his policies, one of America’s wealthiest men is speaking the truth about how he feels.
Ozzie Guillen, the manager of the Miami Marlins, is fishing for an explanation after he told Time magazine, “I love Fidel Castro.” Vigilia Mambisa, a Cuban-American group, plans to boycott the Marlins as long as Guillen is at the helm.
The police department in Sanford, Fla., was forced to close on Monday because of a group of protesters who marched from Daytona Beach to block the department’s doors in protest of the shooting of Trayvon Martin. The 40-mile march took three days.
Reporter Mike Wallace, best known for his “60 Minutes” interviews, has died at 93.
Richard Clarke, former cybersecurity adviser to the liberty-chilling George W. Bush Administration, has an idea for lawmakers who are constantly debating ways to avert cyberattacks: a sort of Internet border patrol.
What do roast beef sandwiches and politics have in common? Nothing actually, but that has not stopped Hala Moddelmog the president of Arby’s Group, which operates the Arby’s fast-food chain, from bringing the two together.
Burger King has pulled one of its commercials off the air after some complained it was offensive to the black community. Hip-hop icon Mary J. Blige was chosen to advertise chicken wraps, and this caused an online stir.
During the organization of an upcoming school function, students at Stall Brook Elementary School in Bellingham, Mass., were told to sing, “We Love the USA,” instead of, “God Bless the USA.” When the news reached parents, it caused quite a ruckus.
Gary Stein, the U.S. Marine sergeant who criticized President Barack Obama on Facebook, will likely be dismissed with an other-than-honorable discharge. Last month, Stein and his Facebook group, Armed Forces Tea Party, were in the news because of his remarks which were found to be “contemptuous.”