After a stumble, Bernie Sanders finds his voice on #BlackLivesMatter

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Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has been struggling with #BlackLivesMatter activists as of late. After skipped a meeting with protest organizers, opting to send his campaign manager instead, a speech at a progressive conference was interupted by activists.The activists wanted Sanders to speak out more bluntly against race relations in the U.S. instead of only discussing the economic policies that disenfranchised African-Americans and to also stop touting his civil rights … [Read more...]

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Fox News’ Todd Starnes goes on a transphobic rampage during a church sermon

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Fox News correspondent Todd Starnes spoke to the Abilene Baptist Church in Augusta on Sunday, encouraging churchgoers to fight back against same-sex marriage and transgender equality.Starnes, a conservative conspiracy theorist started his sermon by saying it was great to be back in the South where it was easy to find Waffle House and Chick-fil-A restaurants, which he believes is the "official chicken of Jesus.”“I believe that the reason that God blessed America is because we know how to s … [Read more...]

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Dear racists, the Confederate flag is coming down and you need to get over it

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By a very large margin, the South Carolina State Senate voted 37-3, to remove the Confederate flag from the State House. The measure is now headed to the House, and while some Republicans have vowed to defend the flag, I believe it will still come down.The vote came weeks after Dylann Roof shot and killed 9 African-Americans inside of a historical black church in Charleston, sparking the flag debate once again.The Confederate flag is nothing but a symbol of racism and treason and marks a … [Read more...]

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Ted Cruz ‘salutes’ Donald Trump’s extremely racist remarks on immigration

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The immigrant Senator Ted Cruz (who was born in Canada) defended Donald Trump's extremely racist remarks about Mexican immigrants being rapists and criminals when he visited Meet the Press Friday night.Cruz told host Chuck Todd,”I like Donald Trump. He’s bold, he’s brash.” He also said he refused to get caught up in the infighting happening in the Republican Party, such as candidates like George Pataki and Marco Rubio who spoke out against Trump's remarks.Todd asked Cruz if “rhetoric matt … [Read more...]

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Christian radio host Bryan Fischer has mental breakdown on Twitter over same-sex marriage ruling

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American Family Association radio host Bryan Fischer is having a really hard time keeping it together over the 5-4 Supreme Court decision to legalize same-sex marriage in all 50-states.He has taken to Twitter to compare the ruling to 9/11, Hitler, racism against African-Americans and something about stormtroopers.He is a few tweets away from a straight jacket. … [Read more...]

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An open letter to CJ Werleman

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The following is an open letter to CJ Werleman, who was at one time a friend and a mentor, but whose actions since October 2014 have forced me to distance myself and break off a friendship that I really enjoyed and at one time cherished. Dear CJ,Since the Chapel Hill shootings I have all but ignored you. After your blaming of new atheists and claiming that those like Sam Harris or Richard Dawkins have blood on their hands, then writing that new atheists are white supremacists, and then an a … [Read more...]

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Lindsey Graham told congress that the Charleston shooter showed ‘Mideast Hate’

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Speaking on the Senate floor Wednesday afternoon, presidential candidate and South Carolina Senator, Lindsey Graham compared Dylann Roof, the shooter responsible for killing 9 people inside a historic black church to Islamic extremists. "I don't know how you can sit with somebody for an hour in a church and pray with them and get up and shoot them," he said. "That's Mideast hate. That's something I didn't think we had here but apparently we do." So if there was any doubt that Graham is a … [Read more...]

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Marc Maron blasts media outlets for only focusing on Obama’s use of the ‘n-word’

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Visiting MSBC's All in With Chris Hayes, comedian and host of the WTF podcast, Marc Maron discussed the candid and "raw" interview he had with President Barack Obama that was posted this week in which Obama discussed a variety of topics from race religions, gun violence, the political process, faith, and countless others in which the president spoke in a very non-guarded in open way.Yet, despite the hour-long interview, every single mainstream media website has been focused on one word, in … [Read more...]

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Mike Huckabee once addressed the white supremacist group that influenced the Charleston shooter

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Former Arkansas Governor and Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee once delivered a videotaped address to the Council of Conservative Citizens.The Council of Conservative Citizens was a white nationalist group that had deep ties with the GOP in the south and was cited by Dylann Roof in his manifesto that was found online after the 21-year-old killed 9 people last week at the historic black church Emanuel AME in downtown Charleston.According to a 2008 report by the Huffington Po … [Read more...]

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On Charleston: Hillary Clinton acknowledges white privilege and the need for new gun control laws

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton addressed the 83rd annual U.S. Conference of Mayors in San Francisco on Saturday morning and discussed among other issues the recent shooting at the historic Emmanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, and addressed America's need for new and sensible gun control laws. “I know that gun ownership is part of the fabric of a lot of law-abiding communities, but I also know that we can have common sense gun reforms that … [Read more...]

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