Tag Archives: racism

Teabagger Racist Carl Paladino Wins Easily In NY GOP Gubernatorial Primary

Teabagger Carl Paladino, most famous for sending out racist emails about President Obama, has trounced former GOP Rep. Rick Lazio in the New York gubernatorial primary. But even Fox News says Paladino has an “impossible task” in facing Attorney General Andrew Cuomo in the general election as recent polls show Cuomo beating Paladino by almost three to one. Adding to …

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Quote Of The Day – Morrissey

“Did you see the thing on the news about their treatment of animals and animal welfare? Absolutely horrific. You can’t help but feel that the Chinese are a subspecies.” – Vegetarian and pop singer Morrissey, speaking to the Guardian. Morrissey later expanded on his remarks: “If anyone has seen the horrific and unwatchable footage of the Chinese cat and dog …

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Tea Party Tracker Site Launches

A new website to monitor extremism and racism in the Tea Party movement has been launched. The tea party tracker site is aggregating stories from Think Progress, Media Matters for America and New Left Media – which all promote liberal ideas while criticizing conservatives and Republicans. The tracker’s launch comes a month and a half after NAACP members voted overwhelmingly …

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FLASHBACK: 2006 Mehlman-Approved Race-Baiting Ad Against Harold Ford

Not only did the ad imply that black Democrat Harold Ford cavorted with, gasp, white women (how uppity!), the ad charged that Ford took money from filthy pornographers. Mehlman refused to have the ad pulled even after loud complaints from the NAACP, saying it was an “independent expenditure.” (But check the “paid for by the RNC” tailer on the clip.) …

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Dr. Laura Quits Show Over N-Word Fallout

Dr. Laura Schlessinger told Larry King tonight that she is leaving her show after her contract expires at the end of the year. Schlessinger says she’s lost her First Amendment rights after repeatedly saying the N-word on the air. After the show first aired last week, Media Matters immediately launched a call for advertisers to cancel their contracts.

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Florida GOP Candidate Marg Baker Calls For Internment Camps For Immigrants

GOP Florida House of Representatives candidate Marg Baker wants to round up undocumented immigrants and put them in internment camps “like what happened in the 40’s or 50’s.” Only that never happened, except in Baker’s racist-fevered dreams. The Japanese interned in the 1940’s and the Cubans interned in the 1980’s were in the country legally. (Tipped by JMG reader Band)

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ARIZONA: Sen. Jon Kyl (R) Calls For Repeal Of The 14th Amendment

GOP Sen. Jon Kyl wants Congress to start proceedings to repeal the 14th Amendment so that the children of undocumented immigrants are not born as U.S. citizens. Kyl told CBS’ “Face the Nation” that he supports a call by fellow Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., to introduce a new amendment to repeal the 14th Amendment of the Constitution. Support is growing …

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PhoboQuotable – Bryan Fischer

“Richard Land, in arguing for a guaranteed path to citizenship for illegal aliens already in the country, repeatedly stresses how pro-family the Hispanic community is, and assures us they will be the natural allies of the conservative movement. Not so fast. According to the Christian Post, 57% of Latino Catholics in California support homosexual marriage. Let’s not forget that Latinos …

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Deine Papiere, Bitte

Today’s luncheon at Netroots Nation is sponsored by MoveOn.org. And before one can enter the cavernous convention ballroom, agents from ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) will stop you and demand identification. “Joe, you don’t look like you’re from around here. This ID is unacceptable. I’m going to have to ask you to step aside and be photographed for our records.” …

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