Prager H1: Two prominent members of the black caucus are being tried on ethics charges — Charlie Rangel and Maxine Waters. Several others are under investigation. Could racism be behind this? Jim Clyburn, the Democratic Majority Whip, thinks so… If you’re against a mosque at Ground Zero, you’re an intolerant Islamophobe. Just ask the enlightened liberal Mayor of NYC or Tom Friedman of the NY Times.