Category Archives: Racism

Why Do Republicans Hate the Constitution and Babies?

After saying that the governor should send the National Guard to another state to confront the invasion of small, defenseless children during a town hall meeting, Representative Steven Palazzo (R-MS) said he wants to deport even the children who are … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Town Hall Season: GOP Rep. Attacked for Showing Compassion Because Immigrants Have Leprosy, Aren’t ‘Good Christians’

Town Hall Season doesn’t begin in earnest until Congress leaves Washington for the summer recess on August 1st, however The Unhinged are already voicing their imagined grievances concerning immigrant children fleeing violence and unrest in their home countries. Texas state … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Iron-Pumping, Anti-Immigrant Bro Candidate Doesn’t Know Why Militia Followed Him

Frank Riggs, the shirtless, iron-pumping, ‘roided-up Bro candidate running for governor in Arizona can’t figure out why a group of militiamen followed him around at an anti-immigrant protest. During an interview with TPM, Riggs said he doesn’t know why they … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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State Supreme Court Says NO to Chris McDaniel

via TPM McDaniel demanded “access to and full examination of all the original election materials,” including poll books. The Mississippi Attorney General and Harrison County Circuit Clerk Gayle Parker argued that a candidate’s right to review election records does not … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Family Values: Quarantine Immigrant Children Like “The Lepers”

Anti-immigrant activist and all-around terrible person Sandy Rios declared on her American Family Radio program that we should quarantine the undocumented children coming across the border just like we used to quarantine lepers. Apparently there’s nothing wrong with “wanting to … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Outreach: GOP Rep. Says Immigrant Kids Might Be Thieves, Murderers and/or Rapists

During an interview with a radio station in Ocala, Florida Representative Rich Nugent (R) said we shouldn’t be fooled by the children coming across the border; some of them may be rapists. “A lot of these children … quote-unquote … … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Angry Conservatives Block The Wrong Children

Angry, racist, conservative protesters who took time out of their day to protest and block buses full of brown children ended up blocking a yellow school bus full of kids from a local YMCA instead. From the Associated Press ORACLE, … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Thank You, Racism

Colbert is back from vacation and he’s talking about the Republican lawsuit against President Obama no his “long, award-losing segment: Thank You, Racism.” If there’s one thing I’ve always said about our President Barack Obama is that he’s an ineffectual … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Setting the Record Straight on Chris McDaniel

Chris McDaniel’s hometown newspaper — the Laurel Leader — assures us that the sometimes-keynote speaker for neo-Confederate meetups can’t be racist because he once played basketball. “It’s been frustrating to see so many people in the black community be convinced … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Chris McDaniel Puts $1,000 Bounty on Black Voters

Not content to merely file a lawsuit challenging the validity of black voters, the McDaniel campaign is now offering a reward if you can point out a black voter who voted for Thad Cochran. Mississippi State Sen. Chris McDaniel’s (R) … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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House GOP Demands That We Deport More Children

Over thirty House Republicans, the people who are primarily responsible for blocking comprehensive immigration reform, are demanding that President Obama begin deporting more children. Issa and 32 House Republican colleagues sent a letter to the president, dated July 2, urging … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Outreach

Now that House Republican leadership is openly conceding that they will not pass an immigration reform bill this year, not even a bill of their own choosing and all that entails, they should be forced to answer for every insane … Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading Continue reading

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Outreach

In addition to being a notorious comment troll, it has also become evident that Arizona schools superintendent John Huppenthal (R) has a measurable amount of contempt for a significant portion of his students. “We all need to stomp out balkanization. … Continue reading
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Posted in Education, Racism | Tagged , , | 19 Comments

Beginning of the End?

The United States Patent and Trademark Office has canceled trademarks for the Washington professional football team. “The Trademark Trial and Appeal Board agreed with our clients that the team’s name and trademarks disparage Native Americans. The Board ruled that the … Continue reading
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Phil Robertson Will Tell GOP Leaders What He Knows About ‘The Negro’

Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson has been invited to address the Republican Leadership Conference on Thursday that will also be addressed by the likes of RNC Chairman Reince Priebus and Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal. As I’m sure you recall, Phil … Continue reading
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Keepin’ it Classy

Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis (D) was greeted by these posters outside a fundraiser in Los Angeles this morning. You may not notice it at first — in fact I didn’t until I did a double take — but the … Continue reading
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Have You No Decency?

The League of the South, a neo-confederate hate group, is outraged that their “SECEDE” billboard was taken down. After the sign was put up on Friday, advertisers threatened to stop doing business with Lamar Advertisers, prompting the company to take … Continue reading
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Outreach

We’ve already discussed how House Republicans want to insert waivers for healthy school lunch standards into the upcoming agricultural appropriations bill, but apparently that’s not even close to being the most egregious change. House Republicans also want to alter a … Continue reading
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Posted in Education, Food, Racism | Tagged , | 7 Comments

Attorney General Eric Holder With The Quote Of The Week

During his commencement address at Morgan State University in Baltimore, Md. yesterday, Attorney General Eric Holder broke the mold by addressing with courage and clarity the racial disparities in our criminal justice system and our instituted “policies that impede equal … Continue reading
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A Civil War Letter To Mother

RNC Headquarters Washington D.C. 11 May 2014 Dearest Mother-Sister-Wife, I thought I would take the opportunity to write to you as a yearly reminder of my undying love, for you are the one who birthed me on the floor of … Continue reading
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Posted in Benghazi, Bigotry, Birthers, Civil War, Congress, Corporate Crime, History, Holiday Blogging, Koch Brothers, Racism, Republican Party, Stupid Party, Terrorism, Wingnuts | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments