TODAY IN HISTORY, MARCH 18th


“Seriously, Never Say Any Of These Things To Black Men Again”


‘You’re Cute For A Black Guy’ Examines Dating In The Gay Community

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“Is Twitter Catfishing ISIS?”


THE DAILY BEAST

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“Illinois Rep. Schock announces resignation amid questions about his spending”


MSN/AP

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“Looks like Obama may have outmaneuvered Putin, forcing him to overreach.”


DAILY KOS

“Remember a couple weeks ago when McCain, FOX and the GOP were all saying “Obama misread Putin… and now we are paying a heavy price for it”?  Well, looks like they were the ones misreading Putin. Won’t be the first time Republicans got that wrong, is it Dubya?

McCain’s recent attack on Obama’s foreign policy was on March 4th.  Putin hasn’t been seen since March 5th.  And now, informed sources are saying a “slow motion coup” is underway in Russia.” [EXCERPT] FULL POST

“Official: United flight turns around after passenger runs up aisle yelling ‘jihad’


CNN

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Gladys Knight & The Pips in Concert


“Pay Attention Queens: Why the Oklahoma Fraternity Fiasco Should Matter to Us”


HUFFINGTON POST

“In my discussion of this, I brought up the idea that in the United States, white heterosexual Christian men are a kind of undefined universal. I as a white male have been socialized to think that most people experience the world in ways similar to my own. This is far from the truth. One of the reasons police brutality committed against black people receives only periodic attention is because it is portrayed as an anomaly, disconnected events outside of most people’s experience with law enforcement. That perspective of “most people” is that of middle and upper class white men.” [Excerpt] FULL POST

“Obama’s Biggest Victory: 16.4 Million Uninsured Americans Have Gained Health Coverage Via ACA”


POLITICUS USA

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“Iranians confront U.S. diplomats over GOP letter”


CBS NEWS

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