I’d like to introduce a new weekly feature here at The Broad Side — Six Things You Need to Know Right Now — as a way to bring you some excellent reads from around the web. We know it’s hard to keep up on all the best content, so we’re going to try to help [...]
For years, I’ve had a pet peeve with President Obama. I knew he wasn’t as progressive as many Democrats thought he was in 2008. Don’t get me wrong — I voted for Barack Obama in 2008 ad 2012. But many people the first time around thought he was going to be the champion of so [...]
Last night President Obama took the stage and delivered his fifth State of the Union address. A couple of our writers, including myself took over twitter with the #SOTUBroads hashtag which actually trended for a period of time. Who would have thought our writers could drum up such a big stir? Maybe the lovely First [...]
Usually when presidential remarks are released to the media, they are embargoed until they are actually delivered. This evening, the White House has released the following excerpts of the State of the Union address to give you a flavor of what’s to come: “It is our generation’s task, then, to reignite the true engine of [...]
The White House just released the list of guests who will be joining Michelle Obama in the traditional First Lady’s Seating Box for the State of the Union address. There are always some Americans invited whose stories are personally compelling and add something along the lines of what sportscasters call “color commentary” for an event. [...]
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- Can “Maybe” Empower Our Children in Times of Fear? May 13, 2013
- Voting ‘Yes’ for Schools, But ‘No’ to Giving My Time May 23, 2013
- Will My Ice Floe Have Starbucks and Wi-fi? May 15, 2013
- Remembrances of Memorial Day Weekends Past May 25, 2013
- Silver Bullets? I’d Rather Have Chocolate Ones May 24, 2013
- 6 Things You Need To Know Right Now: Money Makes The World Go ‘Round May 24, 2013
- Broad of the Week: The Latina Rebel of the Civil War May 24, 2013
- Wolf Blitzer’s Faith-Based Journalism in Oklahoma May 24, 2013
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