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Investigation Reveals ‘Web Of Lies And Deception’ Surrounding Racist KY State Rep (VIDEO)

Investigation Reveals ‘Web Of Lies And Deception’ Surrounding Racist KY State Rep (VIDEO)

Without a doubt, this week’s biggest political story that doesn’t involve Donald Trump, the Alabama special Senate election, or the Republican tax scam centers around a racist state representative in Kentucky who committed suicide on Wednesday night after a long history of deceit finally caught up with him. Last fall, Dan Johnson, a Louisville-based pastor […]

Racist KY Lawmaker Has A “MeToo” Moment (TWEET/VIDEO)

Racist KY Lawmaker Has A “MeToo” Moment (TWEET/VIDEO)

Last fall, a fundie pastor running as a Republican candidate for the Kentucky House of Representatives turned heads when he posted horribly racist caricatures of Barack and Michelle Obama to his Facebook page. That proved too much even for the Kentucky GOP, who tried to throw him overboard. Despite this, he still won amid the […]

United Airlines Apologizes For ‘Horrific’ Treatment Of Passenger–After Initially Blaming Him (TWEETS)

United Airlines Apologizes For ‘Horrific’ Treatment Of Passenger–After Initially Blaming Him (TWEETS)

The latest entry in “How Not To Handle A Crisis” comes from United Airlines. On Sunday, the world’s third-largest airline came under well-deserved fire after a passenger was dragged screaming and bloodied from a supposedly overbooked flight. After taking even more heat for blaming the passenger, United was not only forced to issue a full […]

Kentucky Protesters Warn Pence: We Want Nothing To Do With Trumpcare (VIDEO)

Kentucky Protesters Warn Pence: We Want Nothing To Do With Trumpcare (VIDEO)

Hundreds of protesters gathered in Louisville, Kentucky, on Saturday in response to Vice President Mike Pence’s visit. Pence delivered a speech to small business owners at the Trane Parts and Distribution Center. He touted the GOP’s American Health Care Act – their new plan to replace and repeal the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare). Louisville […]

Deplorable KY ‘Pastor’ And State House Candidate Still Thinks Racist Memes Are ‘Entertainment’ (PHOTOS)

Deplorable KY ‘Pastor’ And State House Candidate Still Thinks Racist Memes Are ‘Entertainment’ (PHOTOS)

Last weekend, I told you about Dan Johnson, a Louisville-based pastor and self-proclaimed bishop who is running for the Kentucky House of Representatives as a Republican. Apparently he got the bright idea to plaster disgustingly racist memes on his Facebook page–including several portraying President Obama as an ape. He claims it was just entertainment and […]

KY Pastor And State House Candidate Goes Full Racist On Obama, Calls It ‘Entertaining’ (PHOTOS, TWEETS)

KY Pastor And State House Candidate Goes Full Racist On Obama, Calls It ‘Entertaining’ (PHOTOS, TWEETS)

Just when you thought that the anti-Obama hate had finally died down, a pastor and state house candidate in Kentucky revealed just how nasty the hate still is. He plastered several blatantly racist memes on his Facebook page. His excuse? It was just a joke. Now he’s under pressure to pull out of the race. […]

What Do Guns, Church, And Bikers Have In Common?

What Do Guns, Church, And Bikers Have In Common?

Welcome to today’s episode of “Gun-Toting Rednecks.” Now, they are not only waving their guns all over the place, they are singing about it. These people are in the congregation of the Heart of Fire Church in Louisville, Kentucky. The guy writing about this for Guns.com said that he enjoyed himself when listening to them, […]

The World Comes To Louisville To Mourn And Celebrate The Life Of Muhammad Ali (VIDEOS)

The World Comes To Louisville To Mourn And Celebrate The Life Of Muhammad Ali (VIDEOS)

Muhammad Ali was the example my father held up to me of a principled and honorable human being, a person to hope I could model my own life after by drawing on his steadfast determination and unwavering kindness, and a hero who fought for the rights of all people to be free, to be respected, and […]

Sunday Hero Series: Strong Women in History Featuring Anne Braden of Louisville KY

Sunday Hero Series: Strong Women in History Featuring Anne Braden of Louisville KY

Part 1 of Liberal America’s “Sunday Hero Series’ Strong Women In History” features Louisville, Kentucky activist Anne Braden, a social justice leader who dedicated her life to creating change both in her state and nationally. Anne Gambrell McCarty was born in 1924 and was raised in the segregated southern state of Alabama. After attending?Randolph-Macon Women’s […]

ATTENTION: Louisville FOP Prez Threatens Criminals/Protesters With Comply Or Else Letter

ATTENTION: Louisville FOP Prez Threatens Criminals/Protesters With Comply Or Else Letter

The President of the Louisville Fraternal Order of Police drew attention from activists and other citizens by publishing?an open letter threatening to “hunt down” anyone police view as criminals and those who protest the use of deadly force by police. The letter, which can be viewed in full here, stated that: “No matter how weak […]