Category Archives: Nationalism

#BasketOfDeplorables: So you STILL believe Hillary Clinton was wrong??

Hillary Clinton walked back her statement about half of Donald Trump’s voters being in a “basket of deplorables” — but that doesn’t mean there aren’t a lot of truly deplorable… Read more »

Sometimes, patriotism and freedom aren’t mutually exclusive

In the midst of the silly, faux patriotic Sturm und Drang over Colin Kaepernick’s refusal to stand during the playing of the national anthem, it’s become clear that some organizations… Read more »

Bryan Fischer: Enforced patriotism? Reflexive nationalism? How incredibly North Korea of you, sir.

Is Colin Kaepernick breaking the law by refusing to stand for the national anthem? Absolutely. Will he get thrown in jail for it? No. Will he get fined? That’s up… Read more »

Freedom isn’t free…sometimes it isn’t even freedom

When I asked Team USA coach John Tortorella about Kaepernick protest he told me "If any of my players sit on… — Linda Cohn (@lindacohn) September 6, 2016 Stand… Read more »

Those who don’t know history are condemned to vote for Donald Trump

Trump's #AmericaFirst Slogan Has Ugly History #tcot #UniteBlue #StrongerTogether — (((Beelzebabushka))) (@viciousbabushka) September 2, 2016 (CNN) “My foreign policy will always put the interests of the American people,… Read more »

The Big Lie: How Donald Trump channels Josef Goebbels

via Robert Reich: I’ve almost given up trying to correct Trump’s lies because every time he opens his mouth he emits more of them. But his speech yesterday in Phoenix… Read more »

Freedom of speech…as long as that speech respects the Conservative values of armchair patriots

Interesting, isn’t it? Police kill innocent African-American males and White armchair patriots can barely muster a “Meh….” An African-American quarterback takes a knee in protest during the playing the Star… Read more »

Dear America: You’re not exactly covering yourself in glory

Donald Trump is the internet troll of presidential politics. When he’s securely removed from the objects of his scorn, he’s tough as nails; when he’s in their presence, he quivers… Read more »

Nativism, narcissism, and demagoguery: Say hello to your Republican Presidential nominee

As Trump went full nativist, I called his "immigration address" what it was: a hate speech. — Rex Huppke (@RexHuppke) September 1, 2016 Let no one speak of… Read more »