Ok, consider this a "catch up" post. here are a number of articles and videos that you should definitely peep! And leave comments ;-)
Playahata.com has a new and improved layout and is always a good source for information.
Daveyd.com is also a very good source of information and his MySpace blog is a great place for dialogue.
On it right now are a few important posts, including:
2. This is Your Natio
By Tim Wise
3. How a Texas
There's a new in depth study about the effect of racism on the election:
And a funny Bill Maher video about the same topic:
On a related note, my initial analysis of the Palin pick three weeks ago seems correct. It was obviously political but probably will backfire in the end..for some of the reasons discussed here:
And finally, on the economic nightmare unfolding:
Economists see financial bailout as necessary
Home foreclosures reach record high
World's richest got even richer last year: report
And finally, a very important article and study regarding the better economic plan: