Margaret Kimberley

Margaret Kimberley's Freedom Rider column appears weekly in BAR. Ms. Kimberley lives in New York City, and can be reached via e-Mail at Margaret.Kimberley(at)BlackAgendaReport.Com.

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 12:30pm
Liar in a Tan Suit: Obama's Distortions from Ukraine to Iraq
On August 28th, president Obama delivered remarks in the White House press room. That is hardly newsworthy but on that day the president wore a tan suit , not the usual presidential dark blue uniform. This simple fashion choice exposed many things that are wrong with America, from shallow media...
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Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 11:45am
Climate Change – Point of No Return
Time’s up, or so planet earth seems to be telling humanity. Extreme weather conditions around the globe, including rising temperatures, droughts, crop failures, melting sea ice, rising sea levels, disappearing glaciers and the loss of plant and animal species all point in only one direction. The...
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Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - 10:15am
American and Israeli War Crimes
Of all the partners in international crime in existence right now, the United States and Israel are the worst. Along with their less powerful cohorts like Saudi Arabia they have instigated occupations and carnage on a mass scale. Yet while one hand washes the other, it isn’t always clear who...
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Wednesday, June 25, 2014 - 10:00am
The Plunder of Detroit and Iraq
The ugly face of empire and disaster capitalism is visible all over the world. Detroit, Michigan, was once a thriving city but was sent into a tailspin by the deindustrialization of the United States, white flight, and institutional racism which blamed black people who were in fact the victims of...
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CLOVEN BUNDY "Hannity says I am not an old goat" - Cliven Bundy. (DonkeyHotey) Views
Sunday, May 4, 2014 - 1:30pm
The Lessons of Cliven Bundy and Donald Sterling
“ Black people or even white people on the left would not get away with publicly brandishing fire arms, forming a de facto militia and threatening the lives of federal employees.” There is nothing like the musings of racist white people to garner media attention and public outrage. Unfortunately...
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Sunday, March 9, 2014 - 1:17pm
“Journalists” Follow Obama on Ukraine
Prominent journalists in the United States may as well be on the White House payroll. They are consistent cheerleaders for whoever occupies the oval office and the corporate corner office. They make no attempt to hide their allegiance to power and their lack of interest in informing the public.
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Thursday, February 27, 2014 - 7:37am
America vs. the World
The word imperialism fell into disuse in recent decades. If it seems slightly retro, that is only because there aren’t enough Americans committed to telling the ugly truth about their government.
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Saturday, December 21, 2013 - 11:20pm
Edward Snowden: Person of the Year
"Snowden is a living litmus test for people who claim to be progressives or supporters of our constitutional rights.”
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Sunday, October 20, 2013 - 8:22am
Food Stamp Corporate Welfare
“ Discussions about government spending are inherently bogus because the elephant in the room, big business, is absent.”
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Friday, August 9, 2013 - 9:46am
Tar Sands Hell in Detroit
“ It isn’t hard to figure out why Detroit was chosen as the location. ”
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