Tracy Yu

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New York Times, Washington Post, Fox News strike deals for anti-Clinton research

The New York Times, The Washington Post and Fox News have made exclusive agreements with a conservative author for early access to his opposition research on Hillary Clinton, a move that has confounded members of the Clinton campaign and some reporters, the On Media blog has confirmed.<p>"Clinton …

Chicago Chef Week offers discounted lunches, dinners

It's not going to be a pleasant week, weather wise, but it's still a great week to dine out.<p>Chicago Chef Week runs through Friday, and more than 85 city and suburban restaurants are tempting diners with $22 three-course lunches and/or $44 four-course dinners.<p>Participating restaurants include A10, …

Avec

Hillary must go bold on abortion: Why cautious language won’t cut it in 2016

<b>(Reuters/Yuri Gripas)</b><p>Clinton, like all politicians, has changed her approach to abortion over the years. Here’s what she needs to do now<p>Katie McDonough<p>April 20, 2015 2:21pm (UTC)<p>Hillary Clinton has always been politically adaptive, but her 2016 rebrand as a van-riding populist has a lot of …

Feminism

Statler and Waldorf on the Campaign Trail

When political journalists play theater critic, they miss the real drama of elections.<p>The idea that Hillary Clinton wants to be president <i>too much</i> might be one of the most dubious talking points in politics. It received full treatment this weekend in the <i>New York Times</i>, when Maureen Dowd criticized …

Al Gore

GOP sociopaths are about to be exposed: How John Kasich’s presidential run would reveal their callousness

<b>Rick Scott, John Kasich, Rick Perry (AP/Reuters/J. Scott Applewhite/Brian Snyder/Reed Saxon/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Ohio’s GOP governor hates “Obamacare” but embraced its Medicaid expansion, and that could roil the 2016 GOP field<p>Simon Maloy<p>April 20, 2015 5:22pm (UTC)<p>John Kasich, the Republican …

Affordable Care Act

“Basking in estrogen”: Maureen Dowd offers predictably sexist take on Hillary Clinton’s campaign

<b>Hillary Clinton (AP/Charlie Neibergall)</b><p>New York Times columnist suggests “granny” Clinton stop “basking in estrogen” and learn to campaign as a woman<p>Jenny Kutner<p>April 20, 2015 4:42pm (UTC)<p>Maureen Dowd shared some of her early observations of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign on Sunday, and …

Hillary Clinton

12 Habits Of Exceptional Leaders

One of the most popular <i>Dilbert</i> comic strips in the cartoon’s history begins with Dilbert’s boss relaying senior leadership’s explanation for the company’s low profits. In response to his boss, Dilbert asks incredulously, “So they’re saying that profits went up because of great leadership and down …

Comic Strips

“I felt that I had betrayed black America”: Cosby accuser speaks out on letting race trump rape

<b>Bill Cosby (AP/Phelan M. Ebenhack)</b><p>A powerful op-ed from Jewel Allison highlights one more reason survivors are afraid to come forward<p>Jenny Kutner<p>March 6, 2015 4:30pm (UTC)<p>Jewel Allison, a poet, educator and one of the dozens of women to accuse Bill Cosby of sexual assault, is not done talking about …

Justice

Career advice from Hollywood that applies to any industry

Hollywood is notoriously difficult to break into — and it's even more difficult to claw your way to the top. When I started working in the business, …

Shonda Rhimes

The Untold Story of Why MLK Wore a Hawaiian Lei at Selma

The bright flowers look out of place amid the seriousness of the march and the cause, but there was a reason for them.<p>Bright Hawaiian lei will be on …

10 ways white people are more racist than they realize

<b>(MilamPhotos via iStock)</b><p>Progressives like to believe they’re enlightened, but they’re no less vulnerable to their implicit biases<p>Kali Holloway<p>March 4, 2015 8:45pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>If there’s anything our fraught national dialogue on race has taught us, it's that …

African-American News