The backlash to comments U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan made about poverty and inner-city residents suggested that the former vice-presidential candidate had been bigoted. Was what he said, as U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee called it, a "thinly veiled racial attack"?
By Tom Kertscher :: Published on Friday, March 14th, 2014 at 02:03 p.m.
Pundits are talking after last week's arrest of African-American scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. We check their facts.
By Angie Drobnic Holan :: Published on Tuesday, July 28th, 2009 at 07:02 p.m.
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