Lynching

Thugs Target Frederica Wilson With Death Threats (TWEETS/VIDEO/PHOTO)

Thugs Target Frederica Wilson With Death Threats (TWEETS/VIDEO/PHOTO)

For most of the last week, Congresswoman Frederica Wilson has been the latest target of Donald Trump’s wrath. The congresswoman from north Miami hit the ceiling after learning that Trump made particularly callous remarks to the mother of one of the soldiers killed in the Niger ambush. She has refused to back down even in […]

Religious Right Snowflake Thinks We’re On ‘Devil’s Team’ For Calling Out Death Threats (VIDEO)

Religious Right Snowflake Thinks We’re On ‘Devil’s Team’ For Calling Out Death Threats (VIDEO)

When you listen to religious right radio shows and podcasts, you expect to hear outrageous and jaw-dropping commentary. But what Dave Daubenmire did on his daily podcast, “Pass the Salt,” is staggering even by those standards. In case you missed it, his guest that day, fellow religious right podcast host Sheila Zilinsky, called for California […]

Fundies Were Calling For Jerry Brown To Be Lynched As Bullets Were Flying In Alexandria (VIDEO)

Fundies Were Calling For Jerry Brown To Be Lynched As Bullets Were Flying In Alexandria (VIDEO)

Within hours of word getting out that the triggerman behind Wednesday morning’s horrific shooting in Alexandria, Virginia was a Bernie Sanders supporter, right-wingers started pointing fingers. Newt Gingrich tried to blame potty-mouthed Democrats, while Donald Trump, Jr. tried to blame a staging of “Julius Caesar” starring a title character that looked a lot like his dad. However, […]

Pro-Trump Thugs Want Dem Congressman Lynched For Saying The I-Word (VIDEOS/AUDIO)

Pro-Trump Thugs Want Dem Congressman Lynched For Saying The I-Word (VIDEOS/AUDIO)

To hear the most diehard supporters of Donald Trump talk, you would think that there was an 11th commandment added to the Bible–“Thou shalt not speak ill of Donald Trump.” After all, depending on the source, fundie supporters of Trump believe you’re under the influence of witchcraft and demons, and are putting yourself at risk […]

This A-List Singer Wants To Troll Trump At His Own Inauguration (TWEET, VIDEO)

This A-List Singer Wants To Troll Trump At His Own Inauguration (TWEET, VIDEO)

It’s no secret that Donald Trump is having a hard time attracting A-list performers for his inauguration. Well, it turns out he may be about to get one–provided that he agrees to her terms. If he does, he’s setting himself up to be trolled–bigly. On Tuesday, British singer Rebecca Ferguson told her Twitter fans that […]

Rope. Tree. Journalist. This Is Your Brain On Trump.

Rope. Tree. Journalist. This Is Your Brain On Trump.

At a Minnesota rally for Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump a man proudly wore a T-shirt that called for the lynching of journalists. “Rope. Tree. Journalist. Some assembly required.” Trump has made the hatred of the media one of the many outward displays of iniquity towards different sectors of people. The man who claims he […]

WV Delegate Who Called For Hillary’s Lynching Gets Suspended From Day Job

WV Delegate Who Called For Hillary’s Lynching Gets Suspended From Day Job

Yesterday, I told you that Michael Folk, a Republican member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, was in hot water for sticking his foot deep in his mouth. The delegate from Martinsburg, who is also a pilot for United Airlines, took to Twitter to demand that Hillary Clinton be tried and publicly hanged for “treason, […]

BLM Jasmine Richards (Abdullah) Gets 72-Day Sentence for ‘Felony Lynching’

BLM Jasmine Richards (Abdullah) Gets 72-Day Sentence for ‘Felony Lynching’

Jasmine Richards (Abdullah), 29, is the founder of the Pasadena Chapter of Black Lives Matter (BLM). According to The Advocate, Richards was sentenced this morning at the Pasadena Courthouse for ‘felony lynching.’ She received a 72-day sentence with a credit of 18 days served. Her total sentence is 90 days. The maximum sentence for ‘felony […]

Whoopi Goldberg To Make Movie About Massacre Of Emmett Till

Whoopi Goldberg To Make Movie About Massacre Of Emmett Till

Next Friday will mark 60 years since 14-year-old Emmett Till traveled from Chicago to Mississippi to visit relatives, only to be brutally murdered for allegedly making inappropriate comments to a white woman. The sight of Till’s mutilated body, by all accounts, served as one of the major flashpoints for the Civil Rights Movement. On Wednesday, […]

Authorities Investigating Death Of Another Black Man Found Hanging From Tree

Authorities Investigating Death Of Another Black Man Found Hanging From Tree

Authorities are investigating the death of 43-year-old Roosevelt Champion III after he was found hanging from a tree in Greensboro, GA. Someone discovered a body in a brushy area around 11 am today. According to the Greensboro police, Champion was found hanging with a plastic strap around his neck. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation held […]

60 Years Later, Mississippi Tries To Come To Terms With The Shameful Death Of Emmett Till

60 Years Later, Mississippi Tries To Come To Terms With The Shameful Death Of Emmett Till

The crime remains one of the most horrific reminders of the Deep South as it used to be: In 1955, in the tiny Mississippi town of Sumner, two white men abducted, beat, and shot a 14-year-old young man who did nothing more than allegedly whistle at a white woman he saw walking down the street. […]

Demonstrators Overheard Threatening To Lynch Obama: ‘Hang Him! We’ve Got Rope’

Demonstrators Overheard Threatening To Lynch Obama: ‘Hang Him! We’ve Got Rope’

On Wednesday,?a small group of right-wing demonstrators gathered in front of the White House crossed some boundaries as shouts to “hang him” were heard. The rally was scheduled to coincide with visiting sheriffs who were in D.C. to protest President Obama’s executive action on immigration. From Right Wing Watch: One activist who was filming the […]

NAACP And Family Believe This Black Teenager May Have Been Lynched

NAACP And Family Believe This Black Teenager May Have Been Lynched

On August 29, 2014, a 17-year-old high school student, Lennon Lacy, was found hanging from a swing set in the small town of Bladenboro, North Carolina. He was a football player and active in ROTC at West Bladen High School. Within hours of the teen’s body being found the lead investigator told the medical examiner […]