A few weeks ago, an Oklahoma town hired its fourth police chief since the start of 2017. Well, now they’re be looking for a fifth. On Saturday night, the newly hired chief resigned amid questions about suspected ties to white supremacist groups. He claims, however, to have been the victim of an outrageous campaign of […]
Could we, again, become an apartheid state? According to the United Nations, the answer is yes. After this month’s deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia at which a car drove into the crowd, killing civil rights activist Heather Heyer, the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD), has issued an “early warning” to the […]
The religious right would have you believe that it’s only trying to give socially conservative Americans a place at the table. However, this is a sham. Whenever they think they’re in unguarded moments, their true extremism comes out. They don’t want you to know that, though. Whenever they actually get called on it, they scream and […]
Last week, a New Jersey jury found that Jews Offering New Alternatives For Healing (JONAH), one of the most notorious “conversion therapy” outfits, violated the state’s Consumer Fraud Act by telling people they could be “cured” of their homosexuality. JONAH has said it will appeal a decision that may have the effect of making the […]
In case you missed it, on Wednesday night it was announced that the American Family Association had pushed out Bryan Fischer as its chief issues analyst. The move came under pressure from a red-faced Republican National Committee, which didn’t want the embarrassment of having an RNC trip to Israel being funded by a group whose […]
Justice Department revives domestic terrorism task force abandoned after 9/11; right wing screams foul.
According to the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) nearly 100 murders have been linked back to one far-right, White Nationalist website — Stormfront.org — a flawed and misguided website that claims to promote the values of “the embattled white minority.” Insisting “every month is white history month” (one of the few accurate statements found on […]
Jeydon Loredo is your normal high school senior at La Feria High School. The La Feria Independent School District has decided otherwise, and has even cut Jeydon out of his school’s yearbook. The decision to do so was because Jeydon wore a tuxedo just like every other boy in the school’s senior class, but the […]