Moyers on Wright Mess


Moyers on Wright Stuff Moyers is brilliant as usual. I was disappointed on several fronts with all this stuff. I was disappointed that Wright’s comment to Moyers, about Obama “doing what politicians do” , which was not something I initially took as a negative (because I agreed with him on that)  was something at which  Obama took great offense,  feeling that Continue Reading

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Hitchens and Sullivan on Russert


Christopher Hitchens is saying that Obama’s refusal to condemn Wright was ,  rather than brave,  a copout. Hitchens says that Obama could have and did not identify WHICH of Wright’s statements he disagreed with. For me,  the reasons I have given for Obama’s intentional lack of specificity were that the issues surrounding this (black liberation theology expressed in apocalyptic language) Continue Reading

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