Readers write about whether or not Barack Obama's tax plan is socialism, the reason we pay taxes, and agreeing to disagree about politics.
Since Obama's candidacy, African-American professionals once invisible in mainstream America, are moving from prime-time fiction to everyday fact.
Syrian-born Omar Kurdi of Irvine, Calif., became a US citizen at age 15. A student activist, he gives much weight to the candidates’ foreign-policy stances, especially in Iraq and the Middle East.
Behind in the polls and in key swing states, he throws everything he can at Obama.
Obama's TV piece portrays him as part of the middle-class. McCain calls it 'gauzy.'
Both pick mainstream experts, but Obama’s are more interventionist.