May 10, 2010 – Hour 2

First, we remember Lena Horne, the legendary singer, actress, and civil rights activist who passed away yesteday at age 92.

First, we remember Lena Horne, the legendary singer, actress, and civil rights activist who passed away yesteday at age 92.

Then, Anthony McCarthy co-hosts as we discuss conservative political dissent in the United States, including accusations of underlying and overt racism within the Tea Party movement.  Our guests are Lenny McAllister, political commentator and frequent speaker at Tea Party protests, and Lester Spence, professor of political science at Johns Hopkins University.

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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