‘Presidenting While Black’

By: Monday May 20, 2013 10:05 am

But but but, the GOP isn’t racist!!  From Memeographs: Ladies (and gentleman in 12 states and DC) please take our quiz today! The Constitution (Tea Party™ Edition) says the only remedy for Presidenting While Black is impeachment. Image by Memeographs.

Marriage Discrimination Proponents Use Recycled Racist Rhetoric

By: Thursday May 16, 2013 5:27 pm

“There goes the neighborhood” is a phrase I grew up hearing from racist neighbors in the white, middle-class suburbia of my 1960s and 1970s childhood. The phrase — or better said, epithet — packed a lot of meaning. It expressed the opinion that when a black family moved into an all-white neighborhood, expectations were that [...]

Forest Whitaker given the ‘stop and frisk’ inside NYC deli in false theft allegation

By: Saturday February 16, 2013 7:25 pm

“See, not even an Academy Award can stop a Black man from being criminalized…” God almighty, if it’s not the police it’s shopkeepers shaking down The Scary Black Man. And apparently it doesn’t matter if you’re an Academy Award winning actor. Forest Whitaker was on the Upper East Side and deigned to step into Milano Market. NewsOne: [...]

Anti-gay ‘Christian’ Ashley Furniture fires lesbian staffer because ‘God told them to’; tosses ‘n-word’ around office

By: Tuesday January 22, 2013 1:20 am

Well, if the President is serious about his commitment to equality, as he mentioned in his inaugural address (“Our journey is not complete until our gay brothers and sisters are treated like anyone else under the law“), he may want to take a look at that non-discrimination executive order again. After all, Ashley Furniture is [...]

The Tea Party Nation’s answer to Newtown massacre: put armed George Zimmermans in the classroom

By: Monday December 17, 2012 4:27 pm

I kid you not. A letter sent out by the head of Tea Party Nation, Judson Phillips, to its membership culling from an article by TPN member Timothy Birdnow. (via Right Wing Watch): Support the creation of local organizations to act as “neighborhood watch” for schools. Had George Zimmerman been at the front door instead of some mechanical [...]

Meteorologist Fired for Civil Response to an Ignorant Facebook Post by a Viewer About Her Natural Hair

By: Wednesday December 12, 2012 7:51 am

“The black lady that does the news is a very nice lady.the only thing is she needs to wear a wig or grow some more hair. im not sure if she is a cancer patient. but still its not something myself that i think looks good on tv. what about letting someone a male have [...]

Ballot losses create delicious racial schadenfreude mess for religious right

By: Monday November 19, 2012 7:53 am

Some people just can’t handle losing. The recent ballot losses over marriage equality in Maryland, Maine, Washington state, and Minnesota seems to have caused chaos in the circles of religious right groups and spokespeople. Words have been said that can’t be taken back as some religious right spokespeople have begun to voice their true feelings [...]

If for no other reason, this is why you need to vote.

By: Tuesday November 6, 2012 1:32 pm

This is why people need to get off of their @sses and vote…because she is: As I posted this it’s up to 944 re-Tweets. God. Bless. America. My guess is that she’s voting for “the white guy,” huh? It makes me sad to see stuff like blind-rage stuff like this. Obama’s been President for 4 [...]

Barack Obama: Right man. Wrong color.

By: Monday October 15, 2012 7:56 am

This picture of a t-shirt worn by a Romney supporter taken at a recent Ohio campaign has taken the internet by storm, as well it should. A good friend of mine remarked that at least this man was honest about his feelings instead of hiding behind a euphemism and I wholeheartedly agree with this. Now [...]

Disgraced former S.C. Gov Sanford says Obama will ‘throw a lot of spears’ at next debate.

By: Sunday October 14, 2012 6:21 pm

Wow. Oh, yes he did. (Mediaite): Former South Carolina Governor and Fox News contributor Mark Sanford wandered off the Appalachian Trail again Sunday morning when, in yet another completely isolated example of a Republican being totally-not-racist even though he sounds racist, said that President Obama is going to “come out and throw a lot of spears” at Tuesday’s upcoming debate. Gov. Sanford first praised [...]

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