Democratic Underground - YoungDemCA's Journal YoungDemCA's Journal Tue, 28 Jul 2015 01:09:10 Tue, 28 Jul 2015 01:09:10 No one should get a "pass" on racial insensitivity. Not even progressive giants like Jon Stewart. Sun, 26 Jul 2015 13:07:22 Obama Arrives in Kenya, on Personal and Official Journey (NYT) Sat, 25 Jul 2015 00:03:24 They are conditioned by our racist culture to fear black people, to see them as a threat Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:30:59 Jeb Bush is deadly serious when he says he wants to "phase out" Medicare Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:33:11 They're going after Planned Parenthood Thu, 23 Jul 2015 11:25:18 American history has shown that when white people dominate social movements Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:39:31 Mayor de Blasio on Trump: "We're certainly not looking to do any business with him going forward." Mon, 20 Jul 2015 17:46:34 Might also have to do with white men monopolizing "skilled" work for much of America's history Mon, 20 Jul 2015 12:11:43 "President Barack Obama appointed every commissioner who joined the ruling." Fri, 17 Jul 2015 11:54:27 I've been reading about what Orange County, CA was like back in the 1950s and 1960s... Thu, 16 Jul 2015 21:12:44 IMO, the proto-typical Teabagger was not Ronald Reagan, necessarily... Sat, 04 Jul 2015 12:40:31 White men and individualism: Anyone else notice... Fri, 03 Jul 2015 17:31:03 Why conspiracy theories arenít harmless fun Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:22:51 All of a sudden, social conservatives are *all about* protecting individual freedom, liberty, etc. Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:12:14 Slavery records will soon be easily searchable online Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:46:06 Ted Cruz on gay marriage: "The last 24 hours...were among the darkest hours of our nation." Sat, 27 Jun 2015 13:15:49 Sanders and Clinton voted the same way 93% of the time in the two years they shared in the Senate Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:22:58 Being black and middle class doesn't mean you face less prejudice (The Guardian, 2011) Mon, 22 Jun 2015 13:56:49 People are violent because their moral codes demand it Sun, 21 Jun 2015 23:04:34 Dear Fox News and other right-wingers: On the CSA, apartheid South Africa, and Rhodesia... Sat, 20 Jun 2015 12:48:06 Why blaming the mentally ill for violence is wrong Fri, 19 Jun 2015 22:33:36 Bush 41, Reagan Consoled Nixon During Watergate Scandal Fri, 19 Jun 2015 16:31:31 The difference is that Nixon was caught doing criminal acts Fri, 19 Jun 2015 16:15:31 Presidents can't do anything progressive without masses of ordinary people demanding that they do it Fri, 19 Jun 2015 15:59:46 Racism has always been acceptable in the US Fri, 19 Jun 2015 15:42:29