Post Tagged with: "Tea Party"

Right-Wingers Flip Out Over Video Game That Accurately Portrays Some Tea Party Extremists As Domestic Terrorists (VIDEO)

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When conservatives began their free fall toward violent extremism, it apparently never crossed their minds that they would be the perfect villains in a domestic storyline for a game.

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Murdered Michael Brown’s Mother Must Have Justice

“Arresting this man and making him accountable for his actions; that’s justice.”

Very, very troubling. The words encircle Michael Brown’s mother, the mother of an unarmed son shot and killed by a police officer in broad daylight in a little suburb of St. Louis, Ferguson. Very troubling. Today this mother had no quiet place to grieve with family and friends during one […]

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Tea Party Icon ‘Not Racist,’ Just Thinks Obama Should Have To Call It ‘The Black House’

Tea Party Icon ‘Not Racist,’ Just Thinks Obama Should Have To Call It ‘The Black House’

One of the Tea Party movement’s fiercest leaders and also one of its biggest embarrassments wrote a lengthy article decrying the way Obama has spent his presidency persecuting white Christians. Meet conservative activist Larry Klayman. You may already know him, he’s the guy who once held a rally in Washington […]

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Testicle Laden Billboard Asks Congress: Do You Have The ‘Kahunas’ to Impeach Obama? (VIDEO)

Testicle Laden Billboard Asks Congress: Do You Have The ‘Kahunas’ to Impeach Obama? (VIDEO)

Teabaggers are upset with our President. Every action he takes, every word he speaks, no matter how innocent, drives them crazy. There’s just something about him they don’t like. He’s different. He’s not like them. They can’t quite put their finger on it, but they know three things, without a […]

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Bill O’Reilly Attacks Civil Rights Leaders For Meddling In Ferguson; Ignores KKK, And Systemic Racism (VIDEOS)

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On Saturday, civil rights leader, the Reverend Jesse Jackson was given a hero’s welcome, as he arrived in the city of Ferguson, Missouri. Jackson was greeted by a massive crowd of protesters, gathered in the streets to demand justice for 18 year old Michael Brown, who was shot and killed […]

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Tea Party Leader: Black ‘Thugs’ Do Not Deserve Due Process (VIDEO)

Jesse Lee Peterson via Facebook

As the outrage over how police treat African-Americans continues to heat up, a Tea Party leader in California is ratcheting up the rhetoric in a way that threatens the constitutional right to due process.

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Black Man Still Locked Up 34 Years After Sentence Commuted In Texas

“There is no evidence that Hartfield has suffered any anxiety relating to his pretrial detention."

Is it alright for a man to languish in jail for 34 years without being convicted? Clearly the answer is “no.” We all have the right to a speedy trial. Correct? Unfortunately that is wrong – at least for Jerry Hartfield. Only in Texas. And only to a black man. […]

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Cop Hears “Burglar,” Shoots Daughter Then Crashes Car On Way To Hospital

He should have waited for the ambulance to come to him. On the way to the hospital, this unlucky father crashed his car into a barricade. The accident damaged the front end of the car. Both neither occupant sustained additional injuries.

It’s that sound no one wants to hear in the night’s darkest hour. An unfamiliar sound has awakened you. For a few seconds you try to place that noise, hope desperately that you misheard, that you can click off your own auto-alert and just go back to sleep. But no! […]

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Republican Candidate Responsible For 2014’s Most Racist Campaign Mailer

Republican Candidate Responsible For 2014’s Most Racist Campaign Mailer

Anchorage, Alaska residents got quite the surprise when they received their mail this week. What they saw could quite possibly be regarded as the most racist campaign material of the year. The mailer is the work of Republican primary Senate candidate Joe Miller, who approved the use of images depicting heavily tattooed […]

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Former Lawmaker Wants To Start New ‘Ultra-Conservative’ Political Party Led By Sarah Palin

Former Lawmaker Wants To Start New ‘Ultra-Conservative’ Political Party Led By Sarah Palin

A former California politician and now conservative activist is so far right of the current GOP that he wants to branch off into an “Ultra-Conservative” third party – and Sarah Palin is the only person he wants leading it. Steve Baldwin is not happy with Republicans as they currently look. […]

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Ted Nugent Uses Racial Slur To Refer To Japanese People, Also Says Hunters Should ‘Fix Or Replace’ Anti-Gun Wives (VIDEO)

Ted Nugent Uses Racial Slur To Refer To Japanese People, Also Says Hunters Should ‘Fix Or Replace’ Anti-Gun Wives (VIDEO)

During a Tea Party rally in Wyoming, Nugent found time to use a racist term to reference the Japanese people and threw in some sexism while he was at it.

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Tea Party House Leader Sends Bibles To Every Congressman, Urges Them To Use It To Make Policy Decisions (IMAGE)

Tea Party House Leader Sends Bibles To Every Congressman, Urges Them To Use It To Make Policy Decisions (IMAGE)

Only facts and reason should influence the decisions of a lawmaker, and it appears Palazzo is incapable of making such decisions.

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Surprise: New Study Pinpoints The Root Of Right Wing Ideology

Surprise: New Study Pinpoints The Root Of Right Wing Ideology

In spite of all their talk about God and faith, it seems that republicans are actually living in fear most of the time. That seems contrary to their constant rhetoric about an almighty and all powerful God who is supposedly their protector and benefactor. On the other hand, a large […]

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Republican Congressman Awkwardly Mistakes U.S. Officials For Indian Diplomats: ‘I Love Your Country!’

Republican Congressman Awkwardly Mistakes U.S. Officials For Indian Diplomats: ‘I Love Your Country!’

During a congressional hearing on Thursday, a freshman congressman from Florida mistakenly assumed that two U.S. officials of Indian descent were representatives of the Indian government – things got extremely awkward, extremely quickly. As Foreign Policy reports, Rep. Curt Clawson (R-FL) attended a hearing on foreign affairs and listened to […]

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This Is What Happens When A Texas Tea Party Rep Finally Stands Up For Refugee Children

Marian Kemensky, Slovakia

This is what happens when a Tea Party politician actually stands up for what is right.

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Novelist Stephen King Goes Off On Tea Party Christians For Heartless Hypocrisy

Novelist Stephen King Goes Off On Tea Party Christians For Heartless Hypocrisy

You may know Stephen King as the great horror writer, but did you know he’s also not too bad at trolling Tea Partiers when they are acting like heartless monsters? King was incensed, as were many people, at how some on the right-wing were responding to the humanitarian crisis unfolding […]

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WATCH: This 3 Minute Video Totally Annihilates Right Wing Immigration Myths

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In June of last year, economist, professor and political commentator, Robert Reich released this short but highly informative video on immigration, through MoveOn.org. With the border crisis being at the forefront of the national conversation this month, conservatives are yet again railing about the wretched, ‘freeloading,’ ‘job-stealing’ immigrants that they […]

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Tea Party, KKK and Bundy-Style Militia Message: Shoot Immigrant Children

KKK Phone Message: The biggest problem facing the U.S. today is illegal immigration and calling for a “shoot to kill” policy at the border to solve the problem.

“Shoot to kill” is a more frequent far-right solution to what they call the “invasion” of children arriving from Central America and Mexico. Today the KKK sent out this message,  A call to the phone number on the flier reached a recorded message which tells the caller that the biggest […]

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California Law Professor Rips Tea Party Senator Ted Cruz For Lying When He Said Democrats Are Repealing First Amendment

California Law Professor Rips Tea Party Senator Ted Cruz For Lying When He Said Democrats Are Repealing First Amendment

“Sen. Cruz’s statements about campaign finance fall below even minimal standards of honesty,” the law professor wrote.

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Mississippi College Republican Chairman Rejects GOP And Joins Democratic Party Over Tea Party Extremism

Mississippi College Republican Chairman Rejects GOP And Joins Democratic Party Over Tea Party Extremism

People continue to leave the Republican Party in droves, and the latest person to do so represents why the GOP is steaming full steam ahead toward extinction.

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