Carson Quits Hopkins Med School Commencement – Baltimore News

In the latest in a series of controversies swirling around Dr. Ben Carson, the famed Johns Hopkins pediatric neurosurgeon has withdrawn as the speaker at next month’s medical school commencement program. Carson, known around the world for the unparalleled success he earned in medicine after pulling himself up from poverty, recently drew criticism—AGAIN—after he made…Read more Carson Quits Hopkins Med School Commencement – Baltimore News

Ben Carson Apologizes to Johns Hopkins Community – Daily Intelligencer

Response: Goes to show he ain’t ready however the Republican Party ain’t ready for him either he will just be used like the rest before him. He will learn the day! Ben Carson’s apology tour continued this afternoon in an e-mail that was sent, according to its subject line, to "the Hopkins Community": Dear Colleagues,…Read more Ben Carson Apologizes to Johns Hopkins Community – Daily Intelligencer

Ben Carson: White Liberals Are ‘The Most Racist People’ – HuffPost

Dr. Ben Carson, a black Johns Hopkins University neurosurgeon and conservative favorite after challenging President Barack Obama at the National Prayer Breakfast, said Monday on "The Mark Levin Show" that white liberals are "racist." "And you’re attacked in many respects because of your race. You’re not supposed to think like this, and supposed to talk…Read more Ben Carson: White Liberals Are ‘The Most Racist People’ – HuffPost

Carson Willing to Step Down as Commencement Speaker After Protests – NewsMax

A pediatric neurosurgeon who has become the darling of conservatives since speaking against nationalized healthcare is now under fire for comments he made about same-sex marriage. Dr. Benjamin Carson told MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” on Friday that he would be willing to step down as commencement speaker at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine…Read more Carson Willing to Step Down as Commencement Speaker After Protests – NewsMax

He Wears the Mask – The New York Times

The present darling of the right wing, Dr. Benjamin Carson, is a distinguished neurosurgeon who went from the depths of Detroit poverty to the heights of Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. But his current status among conservatives isn’t so much rooted in Carson’s redemptive rise from rags to respectability, as it is in the belief…Read more He Wears the Mask – The New York Times