Tag Archives: bigotry

#BasketOfDeplorables: The angry reaction that misses the forest for the trees

You know, to just be grossly generalistic, you could put half of Trump’s supporters into what I call the basket of deplorables. Right? [Laughter/applause]. The racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamophobic… Read more »

When cockroaches no longer scatter when the lights are turned on, they become legitimized

Former CNN host Soledad O’Brien blasted the cable news business over the weekend for profiting off the hate speech that has fueled Donald Trump’s political rise. According to O’Brien, the… Read more »

When you’ve lost the Dallas Morning News….

Even before Trump’s name reached the top of the GOP presidential ticket, the party was pulled in different directions. Many Republicans held fast to the good-governing principles of the past,… Read more »

Who knew the 1st Amendment applies only to Conservative White nationalists?

Why is the crowd that says America is no longer great, upset with Colin Kaepernick for pointing out flaws in America? — Alphonso (@VGIII) August 27, 2016 I have a… Read more »

Trump/Pence 2016: One is a loudmouth and a bigot, the other a homophobic culture warrior

[Mike] Pence, the Republican nominee for vice president, is an anti-science, anti-women, anti-LGBT, radical religious extremist. Pence is a rabid homophobe who wants to deny civil rights to LGBT people,… Read more »

What hatred and mean-spirited disrespect look like

Ghazala Khan: Trump criticized my silence. He knows nothing about sacrifice. https://t.co/4DJQ2fZc1t (@PostOpinions) pic.twitter.com/sPyX1nvuc5 — Washington Post (@washingtonpost) July 31, 2016