Daily Archive: February 16, 2013

    Jordan at 50: A Celebration of Ruthlessness

    Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls hugs the NBA Championship Trophy after the Bulls defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 4 games to 1 to win the NBA Finals on June 12, 1991, at the Great Western Forum in Inglewood, California. Editor’s note:David Aldridge has covered the NBA for more than 20 years and is a reporter for the NBA on TNT and a columnist …

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    Jesse Jackson Jr., Wife Charged in Federal Cases

    Former US Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was charged Friday with scheming to spend $750,000 in campaign funds on personal expenses. His wife was charged with filing false income tax forms. Federal prosecutors filed a charge of conspiracy against the former congressman and charged his wife, Sandra, with one count of filing false joint federal income tax returns for the years 2006 through 2011. Both agreed to plead guilty in plea deals with federal prosecutors. …

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    Dr. Cornel West Calls President Obama a ‘War Criminal’

    Dr. Cornel West has once again called President Barack Obama a “war criminal” for his proliferation of a drone war that has killed an estimated 216 innocent children, reports Raw Story. Appearing on the radio with his comrade-in-arms, Tavis Smiley, West criticized the Commander-in-Chief for …