Discrimination

Idiot Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank’ Abraham Lincoln For His Freedom (VIDEO)

Idiot Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank’ Abraham Lincoln For His Freedom (VIDEO)

Maine Republican Governor Paul LePage said Tuesday that Georgia Rep. John Lewis, a civil rights icon, should thank Abraham Lincoln and other Republican presidents for freeing the slaves. On WVOM Maine radio’s George Hale and Ric Tyler Show, LePage said: “John Lewis ought to look at history. It was Abraham Lincoln that freed the slaves. […]

Human Rights Watch: Trump Is A Threat To Human Rights (VIDEO)

Human Rights Watch: Trump Is A Threat To Human Rights (VIDEO)

Human Rights Watch named incoming President Donald Trump as a threat to human rights on Thursday. In its 687-page World Report, now in its 27th edition, the renowned human rights organization said: “Trump and various politicians in Europe seek power through appeals to racism, xenophobia, misogyny, and nativism. They all claim that the public accepts […]

A*shat Georgia GOP Official Calls John Lewis A ‘Racist Pig’ On Facebook

A*shat Georgia GOP Official Calls John Lewis A ‘Racist Pig’ On Facebook

Tommy Hunter is a  Republican member of the Gwinnett County Board of Commissioners in Georgia, and over the weekend when he heard that Congressman John Lewis had said he didn’t consider Trump to be a “legitimate” president, he decided to post his thoughts on his Facebook page: Hunter also placed this on his Facebook page: After […]

Standing In The Shadow Of MLK Jr., Loretta Lynch Makes Her Final Speech In Birmingham (VIDEO)

Standing In The Shadow Of MLK Jr., Loretta Lynch Makes Her Final Speech In Birmingham (VIDEO)

Just days before the end of Attorney General Loretta Lynch’s term, she stood at the pulpit of Birmingham’s 16th Street Baptist Church in the shadow of one our greatest leaders, Martin Luther King Jr., and addressed the citizens of Alabama. Lynch told the congregation: “We can’t take progress for granted. We have to work. There’s no […]

WTF?! Trump Press Secretary Lectures John Lewis On Civil Rights (VIDEO)

WTF?! Trump Press Secretary Lectures John Lewis On Civil Rights (VIDEO)

When it comes to Donald Trump and his coterie of spokespeople and advisers, it sometimes seems as if they’re all living in an alternate universe where everything is beyond recognition or reason. A perfect example occurred this morning on Fox News, when incoming Trump Press Secretary Sean Spicer decided it would be a good idea […]

Wells Fargo Denies Teacher’s Custom Debit Card – Rep Calls BLM Design ‘Offensive’ (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Wells Fargo Denies Teacher’s Custom Debit Card – Rep Calls BLM Design ‘Offensive’ (TWEETS/VIDEO)

With most people using cards instead of cash nowadays, an eye-catching design is a great way to express yourself. Wells Fargo even has a collection of gay pride images to choose from. They’re not on board with the Black Lives Matter movement, though. Freddie Gray After the death of Freddie Gray while in police custody, a […]

Investigation Reveals Chicago’s Police Force Systemically Violated Civil Rights (VIDEO)

Investigation Reveals Chicago’s Police Force Systemically Violated Civil Rights (VIDEO)

A 13-month investigation into Chicago’s police department revealed that the city’s police force has systemically violated the civil rights of residents through use of excessive force. The report, released Friday, shows that these violations have most commonly affected the African-American and Latino residents of Chicago. Breaking News: The Chicago police have systemically violated civil rights, […]

Justin Trudeau Just Threw Some MAJOR SHADE At Donald Trump (VIDEO)

Justin Trudeau Just Threw Some MAJOR SHADE At Donald Trump (VIDEO)

Wouldn’t it be nice if Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau was American instead of Canadian and could be our next president? Think about it: Trudeau is a self-described feminist, believes in full equality for all–LGBT, Muslim, Hispanic, the marginalized–doesn’t send out moronic tweets at 3 in the morning, and has never wondered out loud what […]

Alabama’s Getting In On The ‘Bathroom Bill’ Party (VIDEO)

Alabama’s Getting In On The ‘Bathroom Bill’ Party (VIDEO)

There are several southern states joining North Carolina in passing transphobic bathroom laws. Unfortunately, Alabama is joining in on this party. The Alabama Privacy Act would require places with public restrooms or changing rooms that have single-person rooms, rooms for multiple people of the same gender, or rooms for people “irrespective of their gender” staffed by a bathroom attendant. […]

WATCH: What You Need To Know About The N Word – NSFW

WATCH: What You Need To Know About The N Word – NSFW

You may have read about Yahoo Finance‘s hilarious typo the other day, featured in an article titled “Trump wants a much nigger Navy.” It was a couple hours until it was taken down, but that was enough time for #NiggerNavy to be born on Twitter, with people cracking jokes about Yahoo’s unfortunate mistake. But what’s […]

Sessions’ Attempt To Criminalize Free Speech Proves He’ll Make A Crap AG (VIDEO)

Sessions’ Attempt To Criminalize Free Speech Proves He’ll Make A Crap AG (VIDEO)

President-elect Donald Trump picked Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) to be his Attorney General. Sessions is a right-wing extremist who believes that the separation of church and state is unconstitutional. In 1996, Americans United For The Separation Of Church And State started a project to educate religious groups on the rules against political involvement. They told […]

Fox News Secretly Settled Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Bill O’Reilly

Fox News Secretly Settled Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Bill O’Reilly

The New York Times has obtained a draft of a letter from the lawyers of a former Fox News personality to Fox News. The letter details Juliet Huddy’s allegations of the sexual harassment she experienced from the network’s top host, Bill O’Reilly. Breaking News: Fox News secretly settled sexual harassment claims against Bill O’Reilly, documents […]

Kerry’s Apology For Decades Of State Dept Anti-LGBT Policies A Huge Step Forward (VIDEO)

Kerry’s Apology For Decades Of State Dept Anti-LGBT Policies A Huge Step Forward (VIDEO)

Secretary of State John Kerry has issued a formal apology for the State Department’s treatment of the LGBT community. He points out that LGBT people have been discriminated against for decades. He said, in part: “In the past – as far back as the 1940s, but continuing for decades – the Department of State was […]

‘It’s Him, Not Me’ – Waitress’ Cheerful Demeanor Overcomes Racist Jerk (TWEETS/VIDEO)

‘It’s Him, Not Me’ – Waitress’ Cheerful Demeanor Overcomes Racist Jerk (TWEETS/VIDEO)

At Anita’s New Mexico Style Cafe in Ashburn, Virginia, server Kelly Carter waited on a white couple in their 20s, who bought $30.52 worth of food. When the couple finished their meal they paid by credit card and wrote “Great service don’t tip black people” on their receipt. Instead of getting mad, Carter stays optimistic. She […]

Hate Crimes On The Rise In The Age Of Trump But They Remain Difficult To Prosecute (VIDEO)

Hate Crimes On The Rise In The Age Of Trump But They Remain Difficult To Prosecute (VIDEO)

A hate crime is a usually violent crime often motivated by race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, or other factors. The FBI defines a hate crime as a: “… Criminal offense against a person or property motivated in whole or in part by an offender’s bias against a race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, ethnicity, gender, or […]

The History Of Martin Luther King Day (VIDEO)

The History Of Martin Luther King Day (VIDEO)

On April 8, 1968, just four days after Martin Luther King, Jr. was shot and killed, thousands of people marched through Memphis, Tennessee. That week, Detroit Representative John Conyers proposed legislation that would make January 15th, King’s birthday, a national holiday. Two months later, King’s wife, Coretta Scott King, founded the Martin Luther King Center […]

7 Outrageous Things To Stop Saying To Mixed-Race People (VIDEO)

7 Outrageous Things To Stop Saying To Mixed-Race People (VIDEO)

For those of you who haven’t been paying attention, the USA was recently taken over. Taken over by a cadre of alt-right, jew-hating, misogynistic ruffians led by a despot with all the self-restraint of an abandoned camper van on a San Fransisco hill. It’s times like these that people need to come together. Losing an election sucks. Losing an […]

Virginia Passing Its Own Bathroom Law And This Is Worse Than NC (VIDEO)

Virginia Passing Its Own Bathroom Law And This Is Worse Than NC (VIDEO)

This is becoming a scary trend. Last year, North Carolina passed its now infamous HB-2 bill which made transgender people use the bathroom that corresponds to the gender on their birth certificate, not the gender they identify with now. Texas has proposed a similar law as well. Virginia legislator Robert G. Marshall has filed a […]

RULING: Doctors Can Refuse Patients Based On ‘Religious Freedom’ (VIDEO)

RULING: Doctors Can Refuse Patients Based On ‘Religious Freedom’ (VIDEO)

U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor issued a strange ruling at the end of 2016. This ruling allows doctors to discriminate against patients who are transgender and women who have had abortions. I guess he thinks those exact things are particularly evil. O’Connor says that the “religious freedom” of doctors are being violated by not allowing […]

Racist Nutcase From Michaels Video Doubles-Down – Still Not Sorry (VIDEOS)

Racist Nutcase From Michaels Video Doubles-Down – Still Not Sorry (VIDEOS)

A woman who made headlines in November when a video showing her going off on a racist tirade in a Chicago-area Michaels store went viral is now saying SHE is the victim. ‘I Was Targeted Because Of My Race’ Jennifer Boyle, who appeared not only in the Michaels video but also in one filmed at […]

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