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Paul Ryan and the Politics of Poverty

I am an unabashed and unapologetic fan of Rep. Paul Ryan. I am also a race-conscious Republican strongly committed to racial justice. Like political operatives of all ideological persuasions, I’ve spent many hours agonizing over the contours of messaging and language in various contexts, including and especially political campaigns. I would be remiss, then, if I failed […]

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Promises, Promises… Obama’s War on Poverty

By Raoul Lowery Contreras – The President of the United States woke up the other day and decided he was going to kick-off the 2014 national election campaign with another fling at class warfare by lecturing us on “income inequality” and putting some American minority and poor communities into “promise zones” to alleviate crushing poverty […]

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The National Review: Latinos “aren’t natural Republican voters.”

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