The Great Debate

The elephant in the Supreme Court

February 29, 2016

The Supreme Court building seen in Washington, May 20, 2009. REUTERS/Molly Riley

Race remains the unspoken elephant in the room amid the growing controversy over who should replace Justice Antonin Scalia on the U.S. Supreme Court.

Is Obama good for black people?

November 1, 2012

Is President Barack Obama good for black people?  While Obama heads into Election Day with strong support from black voters, some black intellectuals are pressing that question.