GOP Fascists Float Resolution to BAN the Democratic Party (No, REALLY!)

The devolution of the Republican Party continues accelerate headlong toward the rocky cliffs of ultimate oblivion. Its leader, the aspiring tyrant and sociopath Donald Trump, is the key propellant of this political disintegration. The Party's worshipful devotion to Trump makes every member complicit in his heinous crimes against America and humanity. The latest testament to…

FOX NEWS INSIDERS: They Created a White Supremacist Cell Inside the Network

The flamingly racist rhetoric of Donald Trump is somehow managing to heat up even further. His remarks supporting the Confederate flag, and the statues of the slavery proponents it represents, cut deeply into the concept of equality for all Americans. And his latest public statements have included thinly veiled bigotry such as his assertion that…

Rubin Blasts NY Times for not Calling Trump a Racist

Jennifer Rubin gets a lot of flack here over the suspicion that she isn’t really on our side, she’s just against Trump, and will go back to screeching at us the way she screeches at him now. That’s possible, maybe even probable. But let’s not be so suspicious that we miss a few things. First…

REALLY? Trump is Afraid that Electing Biden 'Would Lead To Disaster'

The United States of America is currently undergoing one of the most troubling and turbulent times in its short history. The American people are suffering hardships that have not been imagined for decades. The list of leadership failures under “president” Donald Trump are almost too numerous to mention. But the consequences are far too too…

Trump's Racism Could Cost Him the Election – In Fact, It has To Do So

Trump got himself elected in large part by playing on this country’s racism, exploiting resentment over Barack Obama for not only being the nation’s first Black president, but for being mostly successful at it. He made his opening political gambit with his “birther” claim that Obama was really born in Kenya, which was a racist…

In Mississippi, There are “Blacks” and “People”

This was in the Hattiesburg (MS) American a couple of days ago, but just came to my attention: Mississippi election commissioner's social media comment about Black voters causes uproar A social media comment with racial undertones made by a Mississippi election commissioner sparked outrage across the state on the same weekend state legislators voted to…

Trump is Losing Because He is a Racist, Says Atlantic Article

Now this is fascinating. David Graham argues in the Atlantic that white voters are abandoning Trump, and they are doing so because of his attitudes about race: White Voters Are Abandoning Trump And they’re doing so for a surprising reason. It’s not the economy (Conman Trump continues to bamboozle 56% of the electorate into thinking…

Lincoln Project: “Which Side of History”

This morning the Lincoln Project has put up a new ad, challenging folk to answer a basic question: Which Side Of History?”  It contrasts the historic actions of Mississippi with the ongoing racism and White Nationalism of Donald Trump. Take a look: x YouTube Video

FOX News Defends Slave Owners: 'It Doesn't Mean They Were Terrible People'

There is a bitter controversy spreading across America like a viral pandemic. The nation's past is being held to greater scrutiny as a result of repeated incidents of unarmed black Americans being murdered by the police. This evidence of systemic racism has boiled over into a much needed dialog on what values our country ought…

Krugman: Race is Why We Have a Weak Safety Net

Paul Krugman has a column out this morning: Tulsa and the Many Sins of Racism, about Bunker Boy’s choice of Tulsa and Juneteenth for his restart rally — choices Krugman is certain were deliberate. Being a Nobel laureate in economics, Krugman looks at the question of race relations from a largely economic perspective. One of…

and more Lincoln Project: “Tulsa”

up on their Youtube channel within the hour: x YouTube Video Note —  the title is about the location of the forthcoming rally, & without any images of the 1921 devastation connects that choice with the history of racism that is an unfortunate part of our history and that Trump seems to want to invoke…

It's not about defunding or defending the cops, it's about redefining emergency services

Since the latest media frame “defend/defund the police” is self-limiting, the discourse should move to redefining emergency services much as “first-responders” has expanded to include those on the “front-line”. Trumpists just don’t get it, but they will seize on the latest frame much like some celebrities (and IMPOTUS*) can confuse kneeling to signify police brutality…

Stephen Miller to write Trump's speech on race relations; no, seriously

Trump adviser, virulent racist, and bleach-damaged gimp costume Stephen Miller is preparing a White House speech on … oh, just read the tweet. x Stephen Miller, who crafted @realDonaldTrump immigration policy at the southern border, including separating families and caging children, is preparing a @WhiteHouse speech on race relations. @aurnonline #AURN report https://t.co/2BMNkGPqgq— AprilDRyan (@AprilDRyan) June 9,…