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Beverly Johnson (credit: CBS)

Supermodel Beverly Johnson Honored By Down Syndrome Foundation

Forty years ago Beverly Johnson was the first African-American model to be featured on the cover of Vogue magazine.

10/30/2014

Very First Bolder Boulder Winner Ric Rojas (credit: CBS)

Very First Bolder Boulder Winner Now Trains Others

On Monday around 50,000 runners will gather in Boulder to run in the 36th annual Bolder Boulder.

05/24/2014

Photo: Cliff Lipson/CBS

‘The Amazing Race’ Returns With New Cast

The CBS competition series is back for its 23rd installment, with 11 new teams embarking on a race around the world for a chance at winning $1 million.

08/29/2013

Wounded veterans train for a fundraising race in the South Pole in Telluride (credit: CBS)

Soldiers Prepare For South Pole Race In Colorado

Wounded soldiers preparing for a fundraising race to the South Pole this fall are training in Colorado.

08/08/2013

An image of the 2012 Bolder Boulder (credit: CBS)

Race Organizers Add Extra Security For Bolder Boulder

Participants and spectators in this year’s running of the Bolder Boulder should expect to see extra security during the race.

05/14/2013

Jeremiah Wright (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Biggest Failure Has Been On Race Relations

Unfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.

11/05/2012

Barack Obama campaigns in 2007 (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s 2007 Speech is Disturbingly Racist

While there’s nothing wrong with an African-American president speaking in a black dialect, there is something terribly wrong with him speaking in a black accent and cadence when undoubtedly inciting racism to a predominantly African-American audience.

10/05/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Unreported Racism Of The 2012 Election: 0% Of African-Americans Support Romney

The media keeps suggesting that the racism regarding candidates has to do with whites not wanting to vote for a black man, even though Barack Obama won a presidential election with a great amount of white support in 2008. What the media isn’t talking about is the NBC-Wall Street survey results which say that there are basically no black supporters for the Caucasian candidate, Mitt Romney, in 2012.

09/11/2012

Barack Obama (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Fails To Address Black America’s Disappointments With His Presidency

Many who supported Obama in 2008 did so because they believed that he would help black Americans. The criticism four years later is that having a black president in the White House hasn’t helped African Americans at all.

08/09/2012

Mitt Romney accepting Donald Trump's endorsement (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Opinion: Republicans Bring Back Politics Of Racial Division

In 2008 it seemed we had entered a new era of post-racial politics, but the dog whistle politics of the Grand Old Party has again raised its ugly head. In fact, since Obama’s election the Tea Party Republicans efforts to race bait have only increased.

08/08/2012

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