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57 House And Senate And House Republicans Were Asked To Talk About Trump And Race, But Only 3 Agreed

The Washington Post asked 57 Senate and House Republicans for an interview to discuss Trump and race, and only three…

4 years ago

Donald Trump Proposes East German Stasi Tactic That Abolishes the Fourth Amendment

Trump thinks the right of the people to be secure and free of "unreasonable searches" shall not be violated unless…

6 years ago

Why No GOP Response to Clinton’s Speech on Trump’s Racism Is a Weapon for Dems

Democrats have to tie every national, state, and local Republican candidate to Donald Trump’s seeming extremism as typically Republican.

6 years ago

For the past 2 Plus Years Republicans Have Stolen The Rights of People of Color

For the past two-and-a-half years since Republicans took power in states and Congress, there has been a sustained assault on…

10 years ago

Poverty, Race, and Obama’s Morehouse Speech

Some people became upset with Obama's "Racism is no longer an excuse" speech. Perhaps people gripped by poverty were what…

10 years ago

Conservative Christians Claim They Should be Able to Spew Hate Without Consequence

Conservative Christians want to be able to spew hate and lies but for nobody to have the right to disagree…

10 years ago

The Tea Party Speaks From The Gutter and Tells the GOP to Forget Hispanic Voters

Tea Party Republicans like Rep. Tim Huelskamp are spewing more hate and intolerance by decrying Republican outreach to "so-called" Hispanic…

10 years ago

Rand Paul Lies To African Americans By Claiming He Never Opposed the Civil Rights Act

Sending Rand Paul to speak at Howard University was a disaster waiting to happen. First Paul tried (again) to deny…

10 years ago

George Zimmerman’s Brother Racially Profiles Trayvon Martin to Prove He’s Not A Racist

Robert Zimmerman compared Trayvon Martin to a black teenager who is accused of murdering a baby in Georgia because both…

10 years ago

America’s Capitalism Has Embraced White Slaves as Well as Black

American capitalism supported white indentured servitude before and alongside black slavery and relinquished it only reluctantly.

10 years ago

The Media Missed Model Cameron Russell’s Point in Her TEDx Talk

In Victoria Secret model Cameron Russell's TedX talk, she discussed winning the 'genetic lottery' and the privileges afforded to her…

10 years ago

Calling all Right Wing ‘Patriots’ Please Identify All the Freedoms You’ve Lost

Right wing "patriots" are constantly complaining of losing their freedoms and liberty. I would ask what these freedoms and liberties…

10 years ago

Ralph Reed Invokes MLK’s Fight for Freedom in Defense of his Fight to Oppress

So Ralph Reed of the misnamed Faith and Freedom Coalition, took exception to my findings yesterday, that the Bible is irrelevant…

10 years ago

Look out Idaho, A New Herd of Paranoid Survivalists Are Heading to Your State

A planned, walled-in Patriot Community called the Citadel Project is being planned for a mountainous region of Idaho. It's all…

10 years ago

A Sudden Bi-Partisan Senate Love Fest Over Immigration Reform? Are you Listening House?

While the Senate may indeed find a bi-partisan path to citizenship for undocumenteds, look for any positives to be scuttled…

10 years ago

Misremembering is the Conservative Way of Treating Martin Luther King

As our nation celebrates Martin Luther King Jr, conservatives choose NOT to remember him, but to misremember him as a…

10 years ago

GOP: Refusing to do What We Want You to Do is a Violation of the Constitution

The Republican Party seems to think if Obama doesn't do what they want him to do, he is violating the…

10 years ago

Gun Nuts to Build 2,000 Acre Citadel in Idaho’s American Redoubt

How do America's most extreme gun enthusiasts want to live? You'll soon get to find out as they build their…

10 years ago

Why America Needs a Left

In Why America Needs a Left, Eli Zaretsky makes a case for a 'hard' left, something beyond either progressivism or…

10 years ago

Tea Party Fantasies of Sending Obama to Prison for Benghazi

Tea Partiers indulge in wild fantasies of sending President Obama to prison since they haven't managed to impeach him for…

10 years ago

Historical or hysterical? What to make of Tim Scott replacing whack-job DeMint

South Carolina Governor, Nikki Haley has made history in appointing a black Republican, but was the move historical or hysterical?

10 years ago

Eric Cantor’s letter spells out the continuing ALEC/Koch right-wing agenda

Eric Cantor has gotten his orders from Koch/ALEC headquarters, and there is no mistaking their intent; continue to make life…

10 years ago

The vicious red states are engaging in an attack on the public school system

South Carolina is a prime example of right-wing attempts to destroy the public school system and replace it with private…

10 years ago

Conservatives Are Dreaming of a ‘White’ Christmas

Conservatives are dreaming of a 'white' Christmas, and that is all Christmas really is to them: a means to an…

10 years ago

What Do GOP Targets Rice, Sherrod, Holder, and Van Jones Have in Common?

All four have all been targeted by Republicans with non-stop false allegations and yet the media continues to assist in…

10 years ago

America is a Christian Nation. If We Don’t Like it, We Should Get Out

Another one of the 24 percent tells the 76 percent to get out because America is THEIR country: white and…

10 years ago

A Revealing Look at Racism’s Role in Which Party White People Support

Ever since Democrats passed the Civil Rights Act and championed policies supporting minorities, whites have been defecting from the party.

10 years ago

The Mystery that is Hillary Clinton: To be, or not to be a 2016 Candidate

There are 2 prominent women who could assume their party's mantle as Presidential candidates in 2016. They are Condoleezza Rice…

10 years ago

Red State Secession Would Be a Dream Come True for the Rest of America

Don't tell me that some little part of you would not just like to say to Texas, or to another…

10 years ago

Idiot Republican Says Conservatives Are the New N-words

We've seen some crazy conclusions drawn since Election Day, but Larry Klayman's claim that conservatives are the new N-words is…

10 years ago

Election Results Reveal White Racism Remains Firmly Entrenched

Analysis of the white vote reveals they choose Romney by significant margins. What does this mean when it comes to…

10 years ago

Texas Declares War on UN Vote Monitors

Texas says to hell with international treaties and has threatened legal action against OCSE observers if they watch Texas suppress…

10 years ago

Arkansas GOP State Rep Thinks Slavery Was Blessing in Disguise for Blacks

Republican state Rep. Jon Hubbard justifies slavery as a blessing for black people because they got citizenship in America as…

10 years ago

Republicans Show Their True Colors With Their Undisguised Hatred of People of Color

In the span of a little over a day, there have been 3 blatant examples of Republican racism including Newt…

10 years ago

Time to Talk Race, the GOP Elephant in Campaign 2012

The one discussion that has not been receiving quite as much focused attention is the race - and racism -…

10 years ago

Texas Republican Cleared Up Intentions by Adding Flag to Lynched Chair

A Texas Republican added the American flag to his lynched chair today, to clear up just who he was hanging…

10 years ago

The Recipe for a Republican Politician

The unsavory ingredients that go into making a Republican politician create a perfect storm for America and the world in…

10 years ago

Obama, Poverty, Racial Politics, and the White Vote

Critics have been saying President Obama has not done enough to address poverty. They don't seem to understand the reasons…

10 years ago

Bobby Jindal is Fighting Right of First Black Supreme Court Justice to be Chief

The all white justices and Gov Bobby Jindal are fighting a federal court's ruling that Justice Johnson is next in…

10 years ago

South Carolina Democrats Attack One of Their Own, Defend Republican ‘Spy’

An South Carolina Democratic Luncheon meeting attendee challenging the presence of a Republican spy, triggers a DINO defense of Republicans.

10 years ago

In Latest Verbal Disaster Romney Turns Sikhs into Sheiks

Mitt Romney's gift for gaffe has struck again. On campaign trail, Romney confused his anti-Muslim rhetoric with the Sikh temple…

10 years ago

Joe Biden Shows why Obama (and America) Still Need Him

The president still needs Joe Biden because has that same sort of everyman charm that Obama has never been able…

11 years ago

Rush Limbaugh Thinks African Americans are as Dumb as His Listeners

Rush Limbaugh claimed to be speaking for black America on his show, saying that African Americans feel Obama has abandoned…

11 years ago

The Right’s Warped Racism: The Firing of Joe Williams

Hypocrisy: It's okay for conservatives to call Joe Williams a racist, but it's not okay for him to say that…

11 years ago

In the Name of Big Oil the Republican House is Savaging Regulations and the Environment

There are a spate of new bills in the house that were probably written by the oil companies. Everything Exxon…

11 years ago

A Liberal Infiltrates a GOP Town Hall of Full of Paranoid Fast and Furious Propaganda

A brave liberal correspondent ventures into an unpublicized town hall meeting rife with right wing propaganda and Fast and Furious…

11 years ago

Shut Up, Know Your Role, or Die – the GOP’s 2012 Platform

The conservative mind is focused on a sense of privilege and possession of rights nobody else gets to enjoy, whatever…

11 years ago

Similarities Between the Tea Party and English Skinheads are Frightening

An English movie, 'This is England' could have very well been the story of the American Tea Party with numerous…

11 years ago

A Look at 30 Extremists Who Want to Destroy America

Southern Poverty Law Center offers a list of 30 New Activists Heading Up the Radical Right, who represent the worst…

11 years ago

The NAACP Comes Out in Support of Marriage Equality

The NAACP has come out in support of President Barack Obama and marriage equality in a press release dated yesterday,…

11 years ago

Sheriff Stonewalls as Questions Grow About South Carolina Stand Your Ground Shootings

In a recent meeting with the media, a South Carolina sheriff and two investigators feigned ignorance of facts as they…

11 years ago

The Dirty Thirty – Occupy May Day Edition

Look at all the things wrong in America right now and then look at the GOP solutions since 2010. You…

11 years ago

African Americans Will Be Critical to the 2012 Election, but None Will Be Elected to the Senate

President Obama looks like he's going to be re-elected, no African Americans will be elected to the Senate in 2012,…

11 years ago

As Obama Runs For a Second Term Racism Takes Center Stage

The hope for a post racial America has been crushed as racism is front and center in the recent news…

11 years ago

Another Questionable Castle Doctrine Shooting In South Carolina

Two young black men were recently killed in South Carolina. They were preparing to illegally break into an apartment, but…

11 years ago

Gene Roddenberry, Where is My Star Trek Future?

Star Trek promised us a Utopian future of peace and tolerance and science; the Republican agenda has thrown all this…

11 years ago

The Desperate Need for Broad-Left Coalitions In the Era of the Corporateer

The two-fisted right-wing war on the working and middle-class has arrived and only wave after wave of Broad Left coalitions…

11 years ago

Romney/Palin 2012: Could Mitt Get Desperate Enough For This?

It's just possible that Sarah Louise Palin, born a stone's throw from Randy Weaver's infamous Ruby Ridge, Idaho could be…

11 years ago

The Catawampus State of 2012 America

The U.S. is catawampus; in short the country is a mess driven by a right-wing Supreme Court and the gun-nut…

11 years ago

The Second Right Wing Assassination of Trayvon Martin

The murder of Trayvon Martin was the accomplishment, not the mistake, of a racist and ultimately greed-based system, this includes…

11 years ago

Bobby Rush Kicked Off the House Floor for Supporting Trayvon Martin with a Hoodie

Rep. Bobby Rush tried to show his support for Trayvon Martin by wearing a hoodie, but he was kicked off…

11 years ago

Tone Deaf Santorum Supporter At Shooting Range Yells ‘Pretend It’s Obama’

Today while GOP Presidential candidate Rick Santorum was at a campaign stop in West Monroe, Louisiana target shooting, one of…

11 years ago

Obama Calls For National Soul Searching Over Trayvon Martin Tragedy

The President made his first comments on the tragic Trayvon Martin case, calling for soul searching over the shooting and…

11 years ago

From Obama to Trayvon Martin, the Consequences of Right Wing Race Baiting

There is a culturally relevant connection between the racial hatred ginned up by Republican leaders against President Obama and the…

11 years ago

How to Tell When a Federal Judge Is a Bush Appointee

When a judge hates President Obama because he is black, you better believe he was a Bush appointee.

11 years ago

Rick Santorum Pushes the ‘Right’ Race and Religion Buttons to Capture the Deep South

Rick Santorum won in Alabama and Mississippi because Evangelical right-wingers constituted the overwhelming majority of Tuesday's Deep South voters. And…

11 years ago

Sarah Palin Freaks After Obama Uses Her Racism to Attack the GOP

Sarah Palin had a Facebook meltdown last night because President Obama dared to use her own words in context in…

11 years ago

People Are Laughing at My Country – And They Should Be

Why has my country become the laughingstock of the world? Well, look at the comments above: you need look no…

11 years ago

Right Wing Denial and the Legacy of Slavery

Conservatives can't handle the truth about the aftermath of slavery or neo-slavery and how it still affects African Americans lives…

11 years ago

Oh the Things They Say About Islam

Republicans in embracing 1950s-style paranoia makes Islam the new Communism and accuses it of everything the GOP is itself guilty…

11 years ago

Rush Limbaugh Is Outraged That The Obamas Are Living Like Entitled White People

Wealthy elitist Rush Limbaugh is super mad that the Obamas are worming their way into living “high” on the “hog”…

11 years ago

Beyond the Job Numbers: Who is Working?

These job statistics show who is working based on gender, race, and education.

11 years ago

Racism Is A Vital Piece Of The 2012 Republican Platform

Of course Republicans assailing poor minorities is nothing new, but for the candidates for the GOP nomination racism is part…

11 years ago

Civil Liberties Not Part of the Republican Plan for America

Jeff Sessions denounced ACLU DNA on the Senate floor, and with it, the very idea of the civil liberties the…

12 years ago

Barack Obama, High Priest of Baal

When Republicans recently declined to meet with President Obama, it was a rejection of Old Testament proportions. The degree of…

12 years ago

Sarah Palin’s New Twitter Moment

Sarah Palin has another Tweeter moment. It’s ironic really, that she is the star of a reality show but reality…

12 years ago

Republicans: Democrats Enslave Blacks

It’s not Democrats, after all, who marginalize and disenfranchise black or other minority voters. It’s not Democrats who are accusing…

12 years ago

The Devil Went to Georgia and He Wants to Make a Deal

It used to be that Republicans were considered the “adults”, but this is the year when counterfeit conservatives jumped the…

12 years ago

The Republican War With Obama Becomes A War on America

Convinced that only conservatives have a right to rule, and that they are not a defeated political party but the…

12 years ago

Sarah Palin Calls Dr. Laura’s Resignation Unfair and Un-American

Sarah Palin took to her Twitter account to let the world know that she thinks it is very unfair that…

12 years ago

Glenn Beck Accuses the NAACP of Racism

On his Fox News program today, Glenn Beck accused the NAACP of using racism as a tactic for political gain.…

13 years ago

Rush Limbaugh Discusses Barack and Michelle Obama’s Slave Blood

On his radio show today, Rush Limbaugh was speculating as to why First Lady Michelle Obama did not attend Sen.…

13 years ago

Glenn Beck Rewrites History and Defends Slavery

It was another wild and wacky trip through revisionist Right Wing history with Glenn Beck today as Glenn decided to…

13 years ago

South Carolina Looks for a Government Handout to Fund AZ Style Immigration Reform

Leave it to small government conservatives to look towards passing an immigration bill that they can't afford, which is exactly…

13 years ago

Fox News Echoes Rand Paul’s Claim that Racism and Discrimination Are Rights

FNC contributor John Stossel was on Fox News' America Live today where he voiced his agreement with Kentucky GOP Senate…

13 years ago

Glenn Beck Claims Progressives Are the Most Racist People in US History

On his radio show today, Glenn Beck confuse the progressive movement of the late 19th and early 20th Centuries with…

13 years ago

Weekly Round Up of Republican Wing Nut Circus April 10, 2010

It's hard to keep up with the Republicans these days. They're a regular three-ring circus being lead around by leaders…

13 years ago

Tea Partiers and the United States of White Christian America

It is no surprise that the angry white conservative movement a.k.a. the tea partiers has come to life since the…

13 years ago

Rush Limbaugh Accuses President Obama of Using the “Black Dialect”

In case anybody forgot, Rush Limbaugh reminded his audience that the President of the United States is in fact black.…

13 years ago

Chris Matthews Is Still Obsessed With Obama’s Race

The most surprising reaction to President Obama's State of the Union Speech came from MSNBC's Chris Matthews who said, "I…

13 years ago

A Demented Rush Limbaugh Claims that the 2008 Democratic Primary Was Full of Racism and Bigotry

On his radio show today, Rush Limbaugh managed to revise the history of the 2008 presidential election to claim that…

13 years ago

Racism: the Latest GOP Spin Sensation

Thanks to some seriously inappropriate words from Democratic Senator Majority Leader, Harry Reid, the GOP are up in arms while…

13 years ago

Rep. Michele Bachmann Compares Healthcare Protesters to the Troops

Rep. Michele Bachmann turned up on the Glenn Beck Program, which is minus one Glenn Beck, to promote her healthcare…

13 years ago

Howard Dean on Ted Kennedy and the Future of Heathcare Reform

Former DNC chairman Howard Dean talked today about healthcare reform and the death of Ted Kennedy. Dean wrote, "When President…

13 years ago

RNC Chairman Steele Accuses the Democrats of Hijacking Elections

Last night RNC Chairman Michael Steele was on Hugh Hewitt's radio show and everything was going fine until Steele misunderstood…

14 years ago

Coleman Congratulates Franken on Senate Win

After the Minnesota Supreme Court ruled that Al Franken should be certified the winner of the 2008 US Senate race…

14 years ago

Rep. Michele Bachmann Brags About Breaking the Law

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) has been relatively quiet, until today when she bragged in a radio interview that she will…

14 years ago

Boortz: People on Welfare Should Not Be Allowed to Vote

On the Neal Boortz Show today, host Neal Boortz claimed that anyone who didn't get their TVs converted to digital,…

14 years ago

Steele Blames 2008 on The Media’s Love for Obama’s Blackness

RNC Chair Michael Steele was guest hosting Bill Bennett's radio show today where we found out that the era of…

14 years ago

President Obama Jokes about Not Getting an Honorary Degree from Arizona State

President Barack Obama put to rest any controversy that might have existed over his not receiving an honorary degree for…

14 years ago