12 March 2014 — Black Agenda Report
This week in Black Agenda Report
Reinistate Dr. Anthony Monteiro, and Reinvent U.S. Higher Education
by BAR executive editor Glen Ford
Freedom Rider: Propaganda
by BAR editor and senior columnist Margaret Kimberley
Promises To The Poor, or Promises to the Rich? Which Ones Does Barack Obama Intend To Keep?
A Black Agenda Radio Commentary by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon
There are three kinds of promises. There are promises made among equals, freely kept and just as freely disregarded with no lasting hard feelings. There are promises the poor are obliged to make to the rich and to the state, which are enforced at gunpoint. And there are promises the wealthy and powerful make to the poor, which are almost invariably broken. Turns out this is a handy guide for which promises the Obama Administration has chosen to keep.
In the Adegbile Affair, at Least, Obama More Honorable than Bill Clinton
A Black Agenda Radio commentary by BAR executive editor Glen Ford
Obama Ticket Prices and the Invisible Ruling Class
by Paul Street
Ukraine and the Pathology of the Liberal Worldview: An African American Perspective
by BAR editor and columnist Ajamu Baraka