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Discrimination at UCLA

I have been sent a link to this video on a number of occasions over the past couple months. It is my opinion that many Americans believe with all their hearts that we live in some sort of post-racial America. Nothing can be further from the truth. Please check out this video. I believe stuff like this happens all the time. Then, when the “powers that be” are confronted, it is simply easier to pretend that racism doesn’t exist and that the intent of these racist actions simply isn’t real.

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The last debate?

So, after 992 debates, what have we learned? Rick Perry isn’t a debater and probably isn’t that smart. Hell, in Texas, that has been rumored for years. I have met Rick Perry and was not impressed. We didn’t have to have a debate to prove that. I think that what we’ve proven is that debates cannot be won, but instead they can be lost. Mitt Romney was the front runner before the debates and he is the presumptive front-runner after the debates. I don’t think that he had a particularly good performance in any of the debates. Newt Gingrich had some

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First, Put out the Fire (Updated)

I have talked about this before but it seems that only a few of us were paying attention. Let’s look at our economy like a house. During the George W. Bush years, our “house” looks like a 20-30-year-old house that has some problems. It basically looks good, but is showing some signs of age. It needs some upgrades. It needs a coat of paint and some other modifications to make the house run more efficiently and protect us from inclement weather. George W. Bush did nothing to repair the problems of our “house.” He was warned on several occasions about faulty

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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