Tag Archive: whites

Shoving Diversity in Your Face

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The National Basketball Association has just begun a new season, and according to league officials 75 percent of the 450 players on the 30 team rosters are black. That shouldn’t surprise anyone who follows  basketball. Black players have dominated the NBA for decades. While living in New York during the 1970s, I attended some Knicks…

Brave, New World

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Jeb Bush, who seems destined to be the only member of his family never to serve as President of the United States, says that the Republican party can’t survive if it continues to be perceived as a bunch of “old, white guys.” He’s been saying that for years, but I only just learned about it,…