Marc Morano is the executive editor of Climate Depot and former climate researcher and communications director for the Senate Environment & Public Works Committee. He is involved in the AllPainNoGain petition effort.

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July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The woman who bore Jesse Jackson's illegitimate child and was at the center of a tabloid scandal-fest in 2001 is now out with her first public comments on the subject, including harsh criticism of the black community for "scapegoat[ing]" her.Karin L. Stanford, the former director of Jackson's Washington, D.C., Rainbow/PUSH office, wrote a chapter in the new book "Because I Said So: 33 Mothers Write About Children, Sex, Men, Aging, Faith, Race & Themselves."
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
Coral Gables, Florida (CNSNews.com) - A former Navy crewmate and supporter of Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry says it is time to "let the dead rest." He demanded that the Vietnam veterans who are questioning Kerry's military service and anti-war activism "shut up."
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The U.S. civil rights establishment, preparing to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the 1965 Voting Rights Act with a march in Atlanta on Saturday, appears in financial decline with critics alleging that African Americans no longer need the help of groups headed by the likes of Jesse Jackson and Julian Bond.A Cybercast News Service review of four of the key sponsoring or participating groups at Saturday's march, reveals that they are currently gripped by financial and organizational difficulties.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - The foreign observers set to monitor the U.S. presidential election for the first time ever this November said the election of a Florida Democrat as president of the group's parliamentary assembly would not taint the group's objectivity. On July 9, U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings -- criticized by conservatives for his ethics and partisanship -- was elected president of the OSCE's parliamentary assembly, a position that will allow him to appoint and assign OSCE's election monitors.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - Environmentalists seeking to form a link between Hurricane Katrina and any human-caused climate change are engaged in "shameless opportunism," according to a spokesman for the conservative National Center for Policy Analysis."That is pure politics," the Center's Sterling Burnett told Cybercast News Service Wednesday, 16 days after the hurricane demolished Gulf Coast towns in Louisiana and Mississippi and breached levees in New Orleans, resulting in the flooding of almost the entire city.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - An anti war group says it doubts the substance and authenticity of CNSNews.com's exclusive report based on Iraqi intelligence documents that show Saddam Hussein possessed weapons of mass destruction and had ties to terrorist organizations, including al Qaeda.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - The enhancement of a Reuters news photograph showing President Bush jotting a note about needing a bathroom break represented the organization's standard policy, according to one of its picture editors. But an executive with Reuters told Cybercast News Service Thursday afternoon that anyone doctoring a picture for publication would be immediately fired.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
Washington (CNSNews.com) - The Bush administration's slow response to Hurricane Katrina may be the result of minority votes being suppressed and Democratic candidates losing the last two presidential elections, a member of the Congressional Black Caucus has alleged."Watching family members and others cling to rooftops in Hurricane Katrina, I wonder whether or not the absence of attention [to the recovery effort] is attributable to the loss of a vote in 2000 and 2004," U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, a Democrat from Texas, said.
July 7, 2008, 8:22 PM EDT
Tempe, Ariz. (CNSNews.com) - In remarks following Wednesday night's third and final presidential debate, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, speaking in his capacity as a Kerry adviser, repeated an earlier criticism of the Bush administration -- accusing it of pursuing the "ideology of the Confederacy." "[Bush is pursuing] the states' rights ideology, in contrast to the Union; the embrace of [former Confederate President] Jefferson Davis rather than Abraham Lincoln," Jackson told CNSNews.com .
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(1st Add: Includes comments from NBC spokeswoman Barbara Levin) (CNSNews.com) - An elderly political activist who was repeatedly portrayed by CBS News as a typical victim of the high cost of prescription drugs, now admits the network "probably" should have disclosed her lobbying interests during her numerous on-air appearances.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A new science-based educational curriculum has been launched to help elementary and middle school students appreciate the role of science in their lives and to counter the animal rights-based curriculum known as humane education.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A National Park Service advisory panel has recommended changing a controversial video at the Lincoln Memorial, the content of which implies to tourists and others watching, that America's 16th president would have supported abortion and homosexual "rights."The Park Service's cultural resource staff issued "an option paper" that recommends "trying to modify" the video in order to "give adequate representation" to all political views, according to David Barna, chief spokesman for the Park Service.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(Editor's Note: Includes reaction from Charles Farrell, director of the Rainbow Sports division of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition)(CNSNews.com) - Reggie White, one of the National Football League's greatest defensive players of all time, has accused Jesse Jackson of taking "a quarter of million dollars from NASCAR and not do[ing] anything with it.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - Jesse Jackson's Rainbow/PUSH organization claims that, contrary to published media reports, NASCAR is still working with and supporting Jackson's initiatives in motor sports. "Reports of demise in the relationship between NASCAR (National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing) and Rainbow/PUSH have been greatly exaggerated," said Charles Farrell, director of the Rainbow Sports division of Jackson's Rainbow/PUSH Coalition, in an interview with CNSNews.com.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A newly formed group aims to counter what it claims is an educational system dominated by the "blame America crowd," by offering internships to minority male students and a different perspective on the nation's economic and constitutional principles."We are looking for the very brightest minority male students in America, the kind of students who professors or deans will say are destined for greatness," said William Keyes, president of the Institute for Responsible Citizenship. Keyes served as a former advisor to President Ronald Reagan.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
Rockville, Md. (CNSNews.com) - A coalition of environmental and faith-based groups announced on Friday that it would be issuing 15,000 "tickets" to Washington, D.C./Baltimore area SUV owners as part of its campaign to "save our planet from the catastrophe of rapid global warming."
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - An official with the New York Stock Exchange has confirmed that it will once again provide financial support for Jesse Jackson and his Wall Street Conference in January. The news is consolation to Jackson, who will for the first time be unable to use the prestige of the NYSE floor to host his Wall Street Project gala fundraiser. "We are a sponsor again," said NYSE spokesman Rich Adamonis in an interview with CNSNews.com. When asked how much the NYSE was contributing to Jackson's group, Adamonis declined to be specific.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - As the option to drill in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) gets closer to reality, environmentalists are increasing their efforts to condemn the oil drilling project."We are talking about the full-scale development inside the heart of a national wildlife refuge," said Dan Lavery, a spokesman for the Sierra Club.Lavery believes the proposed oil production in ANWR is not worth the effort.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(CNSNews.com) - A well-known climatologist is so confident science does not support the claims in a new legal effort against fossil fuel-emitting businesses that he has a message for the coalition of international environmental groups filing the lawsuit: "Bring it on."The litigation effort is seeking to penalize companies for contributing to climate change because of their emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gasses.Patrick J. Michaels said businesses should not be concerned about the new litigation efforts.
July 7, 2008, 8:21 PM EDT
(Clarifies content of FBI files related to 1971 meeting) (CNSNews.com) - Five days after CNSNews.com reported that Democrat John Kerry had attended a 1971 anti-war meeting at which the possible assassination of U.S. senators was discussed, the presidential hopeful is still backpedaling on statements regarding his whereabouts during that meeting.