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Oh fuck’s sake, Melissa Harris Perry started the Feud with Cornel West

I have been trying to avoid the particulars of the smear campaign professional Democrats are running against Cornel West, because, as I said before, the Michael Dyson piece that kicked it off is really a by-the-numbers smear, mostly unexceptional but for … Continue reading

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Cornel West’s Impermissible Opinions

So the smear campaign against Cornel West continues apace, and still far too many people — including people I like and respect —  are talking about envy, grudges and ambition, Michael Dyson’s motives etc. This is a minimizing, individualizing approach to what seems like a … Continue reading

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Michael Eric Dyson’s Hatchet Eulogy for Cornel West

As you probably know, sociology professor, radio host, MSNBC contributor and frequent visitor to the White House, Michael Eric Dyson, has seized the spotlight with a disgraceful hatchet job on Cornel West in The New Republic. Its title, The Ghost of … Continue reading

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Authoritarian Asshole Erik Loomis’s Free Speech Problems (@ErikLoomis)

Erik Loomis is a liberal history professor at the University of Rhode Island and the kind of career dipshit we love to hate around here. In fact, Loomis actually competed in Heat 1 of our #BiggestLiberalAsshole2012 contest, for equating anti-Kill List … Continue reading

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A Vampire’s Tears

Color me unsurprised that #BiggestLiberalAsshole2012 Heat 6 winner, Charles Pierce, has joined the Vote for him in November, Protest him in February club with some histrionics in Esquire about the White House sharing more information with Congressional Republicans on Benghazi than … Continue reading

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