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File photo: Mitt Romney and John Sununu (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Opinion: Learn To Be An American

One day after Rush Limbaugh called on W. Mitt Romney to use racist attacks against the President, Romney dispatched campaign surrogate John Sununu to deliver a message to the first African American President of the United States: we will teach you how to be an American.

07/18/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Romney’s Speech To NAACP A Cynical Play For White Votes

Romney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.

07/12/2012

NAACP Meeting On Police, Fire Draws 100+

New London officials faced heavy criticism about the police and fire departments at an NAACP meeting that drew more than 100 people.

02/22/2012

(Photo: Stephanie Reitz/AP Photo)

Rally for Homeless Woman Arrested in School Enrollment Scam

Organizers of an education rally say the Rev. Al Sharpton will be the keynote speaker as they protest the arrest of a homeless woman who used her baby sitter’s address to send her child to Norwalk schools.

06/07/2011

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