Racism

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Santorum: Obama Did More to ‘Exacerbate Racism in This Country’

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-PA) said former President Barack Obama “exacerbated racism.” Santorum said, “Many, many, many people saw Barack Obama being just that, doing more to exacerbate racism in this country.” He

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MoveOn’s Karine Jean-Pierre: Trump Has ‘Normalized’ Racism

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Moveon.org spokeswoman Karine Jean-Pierre said President Donald Trump had “normalized” racism. Jean-Pierre said, “It is bizarre and wild that the president makes himself a victim and his administration make him a victim when he

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Aviation Attorney to Tucker Carlson: FAA Is Putting Diversity Ahead of Safety

Friday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” aviation attorney Michael Pearson warned host Tucker Carlson the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) was putting diversity ahead of public safety with its hiring practices for air traffic controllers. Carlson explained how the FAA

Sitcom star Roseanne Barr had apologized for what she called a 'bad joke' on Twitter that was widely decried as racist

Maher: Roseanne’s Tweets Were ‘Abhorrent, Bordering on Presidential’

On Friday’s broadcast of HBO’s “Real Time,” host Bill Maher stated Roseanne Barr’s tweets “were just so full of racism, conspiracy theories, and personal attacks, they were described as abhorrent, bordering on presidential.” Maher said, “Roseanne will always be my friend,

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Michaela Angela Davis: All Trump Voters Are Racist

Wednesday on CNN’s “New Day,” culture critic Michaela Angela Davis said “yes” all the people who voted for Donald Trump are racist. Partial transcript as follows: DAVIS: They made a connection together right when Trump touted her ratings, almost took credit for

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Elizabeth Warren: Trump Is Willfully Blind to Racism

Tuesday on ABC’s “The View,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) said President Donald Trump was willfully blind to racism in America. Co-host Sunny Hostin asked, “Your book is called ‘This Fight Is Our Fight.’ You write, anyone who thinks the virulent legacy

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De Blasio: Trump Is Using MS-13 ‘to Paint Latinos as Dangerous’

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) said President Donald Trump was using MS-13 “to paint Latinos as dangerous in our country.” De Blasio said, “Let’s talk about the speech in Long Island. That was

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Dems Agree in CA-39: U.S. Criminal Justice System is ‘Racist’

Three Democratic candidates running for House Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Rep. Ed Royce (R-CA)’s now-open 39th district seat agreed unanimously Tuesday that America’s criminal justice system — including police officers — are racist.

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Lawsuit Alleges Dallas Violated Law Protecting Historic Confederate Monuments

The Dallas City Council was expected to vote Wednesday on a resolution that called for demolishing one Confederate monument and auctioning off another. Instead, they postponed making major decisions, voting 9-6 to review more options for a Confederate War Memorial. Then, they voted 10-5, without discussion, not to sell a statue of General Robert E. Lee but did not indicate what the city would do with it either.

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Arizona Elementary Teacher Leading Strike: ‘Teaching Is Political’

“Teaching is political and silence is complicity,” he posted to his Twitter account in December 2017. “Things more educators should discuss (especially if they work with young (white) men in the classroom in 2018: gender, feminism, and #MeToo, race, gun violence.”

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)

Warren: Trump’s Pocahontas Insult Is ‘Racist’

Sunday on MSNBC’s “PoliticsNation,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) said President Donald Trump calling her use of the “Pocahontas” as a nickname over her claims of Native American heritage is racist. Sharpton asked, “Do you see any kind of racial dog whistling in