All posts tagged "racism"

  • Trump Spent His MLK Day At The Golf Course

    How did President Donald Trump honor Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday? To put it bluntly, he didn’t. Presidents in recent past have tried to honor the memory of Civil Rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King Jr....

    • Posted January 16, 2018
  • Trump Embraces Hate, But Martin Luther King Jr. Told Us To Reject It

    On Monday the Trump administration will make the regular moves and attend the regular ceremonies, commemorating the day we honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., a civil rights leader and peace activist during a...

    • Posted January 15, 2018
  • U.S. Ambassador Quits Over Trump’s Racist Remarks

    President Donald Trump’s racist comments about immigrants’ home nations in Africa and Latin America resulted in one member from within his State Department to resign. John Feeley was the United States Ambassador to Panama. But because of...

    • Posted January 12, 2018
  • Sen. Dick Durbin Confirms: Trump ‘Said These Hateful Things Repeatedly’

    President Donald Trump this morning tweeted out a denial over reports that he called the Caribbean nation of Haiti and African nations in general “shithole countries,” saying that the comments were “made up by Dems.” Never said...

    • Posted January 12, 2018
  • Tucker Carlson Defends Trump’s Foul Mouth

    While the majority of journalists that have offered an opinion on Trump’s use of the word “shithole” to describe Haiti as well as other African nations have been critical, Fox’s Tucker Carlson is defending the president’s potty...

    • Posted January 12, 2018
  • Doubts Linger Over Trump’s ‘Shithole’ Denial

    UPDATE: Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL), who sat in on the meeting with Donald Trump where he allegedly called certain non-white nations “shithole” countries, confirms that the president did indeed use that term, contradicting Trump’s denial earlier on...

    • Posted January 12, 2018
  • CNN’s Don Lemon Shames Trump Supporters

    Following the recent reports that President Donald Trump had referred to Haiti and as well other African nations as “shithole countries,” media outlets and Washington insiders voiced shock and disappointment. CNN’s Don Lemon however was in no...

    • Posted January 12, 2018
  • In Meeting With Lawmakers, Trump Decries Immigrants From ‘Shithole’ Countries

    President Donald Trump’s racist attitudes toward immigrants from non-white countries was on full display for lawmakers in a closed-door meeting on Thursday. Trump, joining with members of Congress who were hoping to broker a bipartisan immigration deal,...

    • Posted January 11, 2018
  • The South Carolina state house before it took down the Confederate flag.
    South Carolina Leaves Out ‘Holocaust’ From Draft Teaching Plan

    A proposed revision to the teaching standards for public educators in South Carolina omitted the word ‘Holocaust’ from its curriculum pertaining to World War II, according to reporting from The State. That oversight has sparked outrage among...

    • Posted December 20, 2017
  • Is There Enough Diversity At The White House?

    E pluribus unum. Out of many, one. A great hallmark of our nation, symbolizing that diversity creates strength. We haven’t been perfect in exemplifying that message over the course of our nation’s history, but as time goes on...

    • Posted December 15, 2017