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Mel Gibson Seen Saluting Trump At UFC Match [VIDEO]

The Daily Dot reports: Actor Mel Gibson can be seen on video saluting former President Donald Trump at a UFC fight over the weekend. Trump attended the event in Las Vegas on Saturday night, where he reportedly received applause and boos. The fight was between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier. Video from the event shows Gibson, who made antisemitic remarks …

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Racist GOP Ex-Maine Gov Launches Bid For Old Job

Yahoo News reports: Former two-term Republican Gov. Paul LePage, who liked to compare himself to former President Donald Trump, formally announced Monday that he’s launching a campaign for a third term. His policies were often overshadowed by public gaffes by the man who described himself as “Trump before there was Trump. ” He made headlines by telling the Portland chapter …

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Chaos And Arrests At VA School Board Meeting Over Critical Race Theory, Which Isn’t Being Taught [VIDEO]

Washington DC’s ABC News affiliate reports: At least two people were arrested on Tuesday afternoon, during a Loudoun County School Board meeting, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office. One person was accused of trespassing and issued a summons. The other was “charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.” More than 200 people were scheduled to share their opinions on …

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MI Professor Fired Over Racist COVID “Hoax” Tweets

The Detroit Free Press reports: A Ferris State University professor has been fired after posting racist, anti-Semitic and homophobic comments on Twitter. Physical sciences professor Thomas Brennan announced the firing on Twitter Saturday His posts included the N-word regarding Neil deGrasse Tyson, a homophobic slur, COVID-19 denial, and comments about a “Jewish mafia” and COVID-19 being a “(J)ewish revolution,” according …

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Loony Laura Loomer Trounced For Florida US House

Florida Politics reports: Rep. Lois Frankel swatted off a challenge from internet provocateur Laura Loomer. The West Palm Beach Democrat easily defeated her challenger in a race that drew national attention mostly thanks to the Republican candidate’s history of hateful commentary. Voters followed Twitter, Facebook and Uber in denying Loomer a platform for her rhetoric. With all early and vote-by-mail …

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Lara Trump Campaigns With Loony Laura Loomer

The Times of Israel reports: Laura Loomer, a Jewish Republican congressional candidate in Florida with a history of bigoted statements, got a friendly visit on the campaign trail from Lara Trump, the US president’s daughter-in-law. In 2017, before she was banned from Twitter, she tweeted, “Good. Here’s to 2,000 more,” in response to news that more than 2,000 migrants had …

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Trump Invites QAnon Freak To RNC Acceptance Speech

The Hill reports: Georgia congressional candidate Marjorie Taylor Greene, who is a supporter of the Qanon conspiracy theory and has expressed racist and anti-Muslim views, said Tuesday she plans to be in attendance when President Trump accepts the Republican nomination at the White House. “I’m honored and thrilled to be invited to attend President Trump’s acceptance speech Thursday evening at …

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Tucker Carlson Declares “Karen” To Be An “Ethnic Slur”

The Daily Beast reports: Tucker Carlson on Monday inserted himself in the latest right-wing online controversy after the National Republican Congressional Committee’s official Twitter account called a far-right pundit a “Karen,” causing the Fox News host to complain that the term was an “ethnic slur.” The NRCC’s tweet sparked an immediate backlash among conservatives, including Carlson. The Fox host, who …

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NYT Does Deep Dive Into Trump’s Bible Photo Op

The New York Times reports: After a day in which he berated “weak” governors and lectured them to “dominate” the demonstrators, the president emerged from the White House, followed by a phalanx of aides and Secret Service agents as he made his way to the church, where he posed stern-faced, holding up a Bible that his daughter pulled out of …

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Ingraham Retweets White Supremacist Group Blaming Immigrants For Spreading COVID At Iowa Meat Plants

Media Matters reports: Fox News host Laura Ingraham retweeted a link Thursday night from white nationalist site VDare for an article blaming immigrant communities for the spread of coronavirus at meatpacking plants. VDare is a white nationalist group that pushes the “great replacement” conspiracy theory, which alleges that white people are being systematically “replaced” by people of color through mass …

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GOP Rep. Steve King Defends Rape And Incest: “Would There Be Any Population Left” Without Those Things?

USA Today reports: Rep. Steve King told an Iowa crowd Wednesday that humanity might not exist if not for rape and incest throughout human history. “What if we went back through all the family trees and just pulled out anyone who was a product of rape or incest? Would there be any population of the world left if we did …

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Trump To Host Alt-Right Extremists At White House

The Washington Post reports: President Trump has summoned Republican lawmakers, political strategists and social media stars to the White House on Thursday to discuss the “opportunities and challenges” of the Web — but his upcoming summit, critics say, could end up empowering online provocateurs who have adopted controversial political tactics entering the 2020 election campaign. The high-profile gathering follows months …

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Ingraham: Democrats Want To “Replace” Americans

“They’re for replacing the current American population, or swamping the current American population, with a new population of people who are perhaps more hospitable to socialist ideals. Perhaps they are more hospitable to big government, perhaps they want more across the board social spending, they want Spanish to be at least on par with English as a national language. I …

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Rep. Steve King Compares His Suffering To Jesus Christ

The Hill reports: Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) on Tuesday said that the censure he faced earlier this year for controversial statements regarding white nationalism gave him a better understanding to the suffering of Jesus Christ. During a town hall in Cherokee, Iowa, King appeared to compare his experience of being formally rebuked in the House to the trial and persecution …

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GOP Rep. Steve King Fundraises Off Racism Backlash

The Des Moines Register reports: While Republicans and Democrats are condemning or calling for Rep. Steve King’s resignation after his comments on white nationalism and white supremacy, the congressman is using the backlash to raise money for his campaign. “The unhinged left has teamed up with Republican ‘NeverTrumpers’ and is pulling out all the stops to destroy me,” King wrote …

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Carlson: White People Are The Real Victims Of Racism

“What would a racist do? A racist would support treating people differently based purely on their skin color. They’d hand out jobs and contracts and college admissions letters based on your DNA, rather than anything that you had done. They’d also say that some people’s opinions don’t matter because of their skin color. That would be a racist statement, wouldn’t …

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Twitter Tees Off On Stephen Miller’s Spray-On Hair

Anti-immigrant freak show Stephen Miller was on Face The Nation this morning to spew his usual brand of douchebaggery and vow that Glorious Leader will “absolutely” shut down the government next week if he doesn’t get funding for a border wall. But as you can see below, he’s trending in Twitter’s top ten at this writing for reasons other than …

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GOP Rep. Steve King Endorses Open White Supremacist

The Des Moines Register reports: U.S. Rep. Steve King, an Iowa Republican who has a history of controversial remarks, is praising a Canadian political candidate who is far-right and a white nationalist. King tweeted Tuesday night in support of Faith Goldy, a candidate for Toronto mayor, describing her as an excellent candidate who is “pro Rule of Law, pro Make …

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Joe Arpaio Tags Trump And Fox News In Tweet Whining That John McCain’s Wife Has Blocked Him On Twitter

Arizona Central reports: Senate candidate Joe Arpaio complained on social media Friday night that U.S. Sen. John McCain’s wife, Cindy, blocked him from seeing her posts on Twitter. Arpaio’s complaint came on the day the McCain family is coping with the end stages of his brain cancer. Some thought it an unseemly attempt to attract attention to his struggling Republican …

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POLL: Majority Say Trump Has Emboldened Racists

Just out from Quinnipiac University: President Trump is racist, 49 percent of voters say, while 47 percent say he is not racist. But 50 percent of voters say the main motive for Trump’s immigration policies is “a sincere interest in controlling our borders,” while 44 percent say the main motive is “racist beliefs.” The lack of civility in politics is …

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