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Are Racist, Internet Trolls Simply Expressing Their Freedom of Speech?

Inevitably, any post remotely related to race, sexual orientation, religion or even rhesus monkeys, turns into a launching board for someone’s racist and mean-spirited rant. Yet, would these armchair haters be so bold if they actually had to say such … Read More

Columnist: Obama Bringing ISIS Terrorists Into America

In a new piece published by conservative opinion site BarbWire, conservative columnist Sher Zieve calls President Obama a Satan follower and says he’s bring thousands of ISIS and MS-13 gang members into the United States. “As I’ve written repeatedly, the … Read More

Sarah Palin Launches TV Channel More Expensive Than Netflix to ‘Cut Through Media’s Politically Correct Filter’

Sarah Palin has announced that she will launch her own online news channel, aptly called the Sarah Palin Channel. In a Facebook post on Sunday, Palin announced that she is launching an interactive, online, alternative news network. “This is a … Read More

The Trenches at Home: House, Senate Agree to Deal on VA Reform

While the House Veterans Affairs Committee waits to pass a bill aimed at preventing suicide,  the top concern of Veterans according to Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America’s 2014 member survey. However, it does seem that the Congress is able … Read More

The Trenches at Home: An Epidemic of Veteran Suicide

In November of 2009, I was one of the member spokespeople for the Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America’s new social network Community of Veterans. It is a place online for prior service members to congregate online privately. I was … Read More

The Trenches At Home: Veterans Highlight Issues Most Important to Them

Every year the veterans service organization Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America – of which I am a member and a former member spokesperson – conducts a survey of its members. The most recent IAVA Member Survey was published last … Read More

No Michele Bachmann, Iraqi Immigrants are Not Bringing Ebola into America

Michele Bachmann is eyeing a place on the 2016 Presidential ballot. Yet, if her recent talk on the issues are any indication, it is going to be one bat-crazy run. Recently, she made the ludicrous and bigoted claim that the … Read More

Awkward Video: Republican Congressman Confuses Dark-Skinned Senior American Officials For Foreigners

On Thursday, Florida Republican Congressman Curt Clawson, a member of the House Asia and Pacific Committee, confused two senior State and Commerce Department officials for foreign diplomats – presumably because they are of South Asian descent. At the House hearing, … Read More

‘I’m the Opposite of Racist’: Woman Caught on Tape Calling Neighborhood Kids ‘N*gg*rs’ Says She is the Real Victim

A former Florida school bus driver’s racist tirades were so horrible that a neighbor decided to put it all on tape. Pamela Michener, 52, is known around her Sarasota neighborhood as ‘the school bus driver.’ So when her foul-mouth tirades … Read More

Detroit Shuts off Water to Residents While State Government Disputes Its Own $5 Million Water Bill

In late June, activists concerned about the mass shut offs of water service to Detroit’s poorest residents reached out to the United Nations. A statement from the office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights said, “According to international human … Read More