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Video: Pro-Trump Voter Yells at Craft Store Staff, Alleges Mistreatment

A disgruntled and racist Chicago-area shopper was caught on video berating the staff at a Michael’s craft store after the staff asked her to pay $1 for a reusable bag. The Hill reports: The Huffington Post reported that during the … Read More

Giuliani Rips Beyoncé over VMAs Performance

Former New York Mayor Rudy Guliani excoriated Beyoncé for her MTV Video Music Awards performance due to its theme of gun violence and the recent killing of African Americans by police officers. Politico reports: Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani reacted … Read More

49ers Quarterback Sits During National Anthem to Protest Police Brutality

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick protested the national anthem on Friday in protest of killings of people of color. The Hill reports: Kaepernick refused to stand with his team during the playing of the national anthem in protest of … Read More

Roger Stone Suggests Khizr Khan Is Part of Muslim Brotherhood

Donald Trump supporter Roger Stone called Khzir Khan a supporter of the Muslim Brotherhood on Sunday. Mr. Khan more than an aggrieved father of a Muslim son- he's Muslim Brotherhood agent helping Hillary https://t.co/mJuUYw60nK — Roger Stone (@RogerJStoneJr) August 1, … Read More

Clinton Regrets Using Term ‘Superpredator’ in 1996 Crime Speech

Hillary Clinton admitted she was wrong for using the term “super-predator” to define violent young people in support of the 1994 Violent Crime Control Act. “Looking back, I shouldn’t have used those words, and I wouldn’t use them today,” the … Read More

Carson on Obama Race Comment: ‘Doesn’t Mean There’s Anything Wrong with That’

Ben Carson was forced on the defensive after he made an odd comment about President Barack Obama being “raised white” on Tuesday. “He did not grow up in black America, he grew up in white America,” Carson said during an … Read More

Maine Gov Uses Racially Charged Language to Cast Blame for Drug Epidemic

Maine Gov. Paul LePage talked drugs on Wednesday in a racially charged speech that left many people scratching their heads. “These aren’t the people who take drugs,” LePage said, in comments first reported by the Portland Press Herald. “These are … Read More

Pennsylvania Man Goes on N-Word Tirade Against Anti-Fracking Activists — and Quickly Loses His Job

If there is one thing we have learned about our modern hyper-connected society, it’s that anything you say can and will be used against you at a later point. A man from Pennsylvania who worked for Rex Energy learned this … Read More

Carson: We Don’t Have to ‘Inject Race’ into Everything

Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson discussed American society and its obsession with injecting race into every issue. Appearing on Sunday’s edition of Face the Nation with Sandra Bland, Carson slammed American society for having “a tendency to inject race into everything anytime … Read More

‘I Don’t Want Jihadis in My Neighborhood’: Wyoming Locals Try to Drive out Town’s First Mosque

Residents of Gillette, Wyoming, are heavily protesting a mosque that opened up in the area in September. Anti-Muslim residents have started a Facebook group where they are antagonizing local Muslims and their mosque. Several residents spoke with Wyoming Public Radio’s … Read More