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Joan Walsh: Trump Voters Driven by Fear of Brown People

This weekend on MSNBC’s “AM Joy,” political analyst Joan Walsh said President Donald Trump’s voters were moved by fear of “brown people.” Walsh said, “Well I think it’s inescapable that’s part of it. The really good research that’s taken place


MSNBC’s Joan Walsh: Ivanka Trump ‘Applauds Cruelty’

Saturday, on MSNBC’s “AM Joy,” MSNBC political analyst Joan Walsh accused White House adviser Ivanka Trump of applauding “cruelty” when her father, President Donald Trump, “was celebrating “taking health care away from women.” “[Ivanka Trump] did stand and clap when her


Hillary Supporter Joan Walsh: Bernie Has Pulled Hillary Left

On Saturday, MSNBC political analyst and Hillary Clinton supporter Joan Walsh said Clinton has been pulled “in some ways to the left,” by fellow Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT). “He [Bernie Sanders] has brought great issues. He has brought

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Prominent Hillary Clinton Supporter Smears Working Class Dems as Racist

Obviously frustrated by Hillary Clinton’s collapsing presidential campaign (her second in a row!), The Nation’s Joan Walsh, a frequent MSNBC contributor and high-profile Hillary supporter, took to her verified Twitter account Thursday to attack working class Democrats as racists. “I

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Murdoch Says Carson Would Be ‘Real Black President,’ Left Goes Nuts

As Dr. Ben Carson continues his rise in the 2016 Republican presidential polls, media mogul Rupert Murdoch tweeted favorably about him: “Ben and Candy Carson terrific. What about a real black President who can properly address the racial divide? And much else.”


Salon’s Walsh: Trump Is Everyone’s Crazy Uncle

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Hardball With Chris Matthews,” Salon’s Joan Walsh reacted to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s ISIS plan to bomb oil fields and deemed him to be the “crazy uncle.” Former Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele said, “I


Chris Matthews: Republicans ‘Treat Trains Like Hispanics’

MSNBC’s “Hardball” host Chris Matthews said that Republicans “treat trains like Hispanics” on Thursday. Matthews argued that AMTRAK could “unite this country. It wouldn’t be flyover country, it would be one country again. Rail could bring us together. Culturally, it