Clarence Page

05/24/2016 - 7:00pm

    Well, that's a relief. It turns out that Native Americans are not offended by the name of Washington's football team after all.

    You know, the Redskins.

    A new Washington Post poll finds nine out...

04/30/2016 - 9:00pm

    Oh, so now Donald Trump cares about whom he offends?

    The New York billionaire's Republican presidential candidacy is in for a makeover. In fact, his new campaign adviser Paul Manafort told a meeting of...

04/28/2016 - 4:00pm

    If I didn't know better, I would have expected today's conservatives to love Harriet Tubman. After all, she was a pistol-packing black Republican who repeatedly risked her life to lead slaves to freedom. What's not to like?

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04/25/2016 - 9:00pm

    History repeats itself these days, first as tragedy then as a made-for-TV movie.

    It may be only coincidental but this is a good time to revisit two racially charged dramas: The O.J. Simpson double-homicide...

04/20/2016 - 11:00am

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's reaction to a new report by a police accountability task force that he appointed displayed a keen grasp of the obvious.

    "The question isn't, 'Do we have racism...

04/17/2016 - 8:00am

    For every complex problem, H.L. Mencken wrote, there is an answer that is neat, plausible -- and wrong. Donald Trump should write that quote on his forehead -- backwards, so it's the first thing he reads in the mirror every morning.

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