Tag: Racist

In the Aftermath of New Zealand Shooting, Trump Believes White Nationalism Doesn’t Pose an Imminent Threat

President Donald Trump talks to the Prime Minister of the Czech Republic Andrej Babi during an Oval Office meeting with their wives’ Monika Babiová and First Lady Melania Trump at the White House in Washington, D.C. on March 7, 2019.Photo: Alex Edelman (Pool/Getty Images) While Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke spent his weekend acknowledging the […]

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Elementary School Celebrates Black History Month by Having Kids Play Runaway Slave ‘Game’

Photo: iStock Teachers at a northern Virginia elementary school recently decided it would be a great idea to teach black history by having kids play slaves on the Underground Railroad running from imaginary fugitive slave catchers because, well… there’s no other way to say this: a lot of racist people […]

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Student Accused of Threatening to Beat Teacher, Refusing to Recite ‘Racist’ Pledge

An 11-year-old Florida student was arrested for allegedly threatening to beat his teacher because he refused to recite the Pledge of Allegiance, calling the pledge “racist” to black people. The boy was removed from a classroom at Lawton Chiles Middle Academy in Lakeland, Florida, and arrested by a school resource officer on February 4 after […]

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Rep. Ilhan Omar Claps Back at the Bigot In Chief: ‘You Have Trafficked in Hate Your Whole Life’

Photo: Mark Wilson (Getty Images) Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) had time Wednesday morning when she clapped back at President Trump’s call for her to resign, noting that the president has trafficked in hate his whole life. In a tweet, the president’s preferred mode of communication because he’s basically a 13-year-old […]

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Daily Beast: New England Patriots ‘Preferred Team of White Nationalists’

The New England Patriots are “the preferred team of white nationalists,” according to the Daily Beast, because “[t]heir star quarterback, coach, and owner all supported Trump,” and because Boston, Massachusetts, is a racist city. Their star quarterback, coach, and owner all supported Trump. But that’s not the only thing that makes the Patriots the preferred […]

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2020 Candidate Sen. Kamala Harris Calls VA Gov. Ralph Northam to Resign

Democrat presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris called for Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam to resign after a racially-charged photo surfaced from his medical school yearbook. Her call comes despite a 2017 congratulatory tweet in which she thanked Northam . “Leaders are called to a higher standard, and the stain of racism should have no place in […]

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Sherrod Brown Kicks Off ‘Dignity of Work’ Tour, Criticizes Trump’s ‘Phony Populism’

Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) kicked off his “Dignity of Work” tour amid 2020 speculation in Brunswick, Ohio Wednesday night, which focused on worker rights and criticism of Donald Trump’s “phony populism.” “[Trump] uses his phony populism to distract from the fact that he has used the White House to enrich billionaires like himself,” Brown told […]

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Opinion: Can we not reboot birtherism during Kamala Harris’s campaign?

Can We Not Reboot Birtherism During Kamala Harris’s Campaign? – HelloGiggles Opinion: Can we not reboot birtherism during Kamala Harris’s campaign? this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines.

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Black Teacher Allegedly Told Food for ‘Whites Only’ by Colleagues, Called ‘Aunt Jemima’

Photo: iStock A black English teacher is suing her school district over racist acts by colleagues and students and over—surprise—royally fucking up when she reported it. Forty-six-year-old Andrea Bryan is suing Long Island’s Commack School District for bungling their response to discrimination against her after she dealt with multiple instances […]

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Career Criminal Learns His White Privilege Extends to Kicking Black Toddlers and Bonding Out (for Free) Hours Later

Screenshot: Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office I’ve always maintained that unlike Kanye’s MAGA hat, White Privilege is an actual superpower. While not quite invisibility or flight, it bestows its possessors with the unique ability to circumvent suspicion, culpability, or other negative experiences that people of color routinely endure. It also includes […]

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In the Latest Example of White Women Not Minding Their Damn Business, ‘Target Tammy’ Makes Her Auspicious Debut

Screenshot: @HollaBlackGirl (Twitter) I don’t know if you’ve ever had the privilege of meeting a black person, but outside of ensuring that we remain moisturized at all times, one of our favorite pastimes is discussing black movies. Over drinks and raucous laughter, you might catch us deconstructing the elevator stare […]

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Tis the Season to be Racist, As Two Police Officers Find Out Newports and Popeyes Don’t Belong on Their Christmas Tree

Image: iStock It’s the most wonderful racist ass time of the year. According to the Star Tribune, two Minneapolis police officers have been placed on administrative leave since they couldn’t drum up enough yuletide cheer with just egg nog and chestnuts roasting on an open fire. Instead, they decided to […]

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Poll: 61 Percent of Democrats Say Republicans Are ‘Racist,’ ‘Bigoted,’ ‘Sexist’

A majority of Democrats — 61 percent — describe Republicans as “racist, “bigoted,” and “sexist,” according to a Monday-published poll commissioned by Axios. Thirty-one percent of Republicans describe Democrats the same way. The online poll surveyed 3,215 U.S. adults, and has a margin of error of three percentage points. Fifty-four percent of Democrats view Republicans […]

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White House Refuses To Say How Many Black People Work There

WASHINGTON (CNN) — White House press secretary Sarah Sanders declined on Wednesday to say how many African-Americans work at the White House, but said the White House is “going to continue to try to diversify this staff.” “Certainly, as I addressed yesterday, we value diversity not just at the White House but in the entire […]

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White nationalists, counterprotesters converge in DC

WASHINGTON — White nationalists will march in D.C. Sunday to mark the anniversary of the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, a white nationalist event in which a counterprotester was killed and two Virginia State Police troopers died in a helicopter crash. “Unite the Right 2” participants are planning to assemble at the Vienna […]

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Sikh Man Attacked, Told To ‘Go Back To Your Country’

KEYES (CBS13) – A well-known member of the Stanislaus County community was brutally beaten while placing campaign signs, and police are investigating it as a hate crime. It was Tuesday night in Keyes and 50-year-old Surjit Malhi had just placed his last sign at the corner of Foote and Keyes when he came upon two men waiting […]

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Second MLB Pitcher Apologizes For Past Racist, Homophobic Tweets

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb apologized Sunday for racist, homophobic and sexist tweets he sent as a teenager, calling them “some stupid stuff.” “I definitely regret it, for sure,” he said. The 25-year-old Newcomb spoke less than an hour after nearly pitching a no-hitter against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The tweets were […]

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GOP Lawmaker Who Showed His Ass (Literally), and Screams the N-Word Claims He’s Not a Racist

Rep. Jason Spencer, R – Woodbine, yawns as proceedings continue into the night in the House chamber on the final day of the legislative session Thursday, April 14, 2011 in Atlanta.Photo: David Goldman (AP Images) Georgia State Rep. Jason Spencer has been trash. During a push to end Confederate legacy statues that permeate the South […]

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