Archive Category: Civil Rights

Watch: Fox News Erupts After Missouri Sheriff Puts “In God We Trust” On Cop Cars

  A Missouri Sheriff’s decision to place “In God We Trust” stickers on dozens and dozens of cop cars in his municipality came under criticism in recent days on the grounds that it erodes the separation between Church and State.   As you can imagine, this didn’t go down well on Fox News. In typical misogynistic Fox NewsRead More

Watch: Bernie Sanders Rally “We Need Serious Change In Criminal Justice”

  Bernie Sanders is the real deal folks. The Vermont Senator is speaking to swelling rallies across the country on the need to reform our criminal justice system, provide a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants, and reduce the influence of money in politics. Income inequality and the plight of the middle and working classRead More

Watch: Florida Man Declares “Muslim-Free Zone” At Gun Store

  In another shining example of patriotism gone wrong in Red State America, a Florida man declared his Gun Supply Store a “Muslim-Free Zone” on CNN this week. Andrew Hallinan’s said his intention is to “Offend As Many People As Possible” in order to kick-start a debate on how political correctness is destroying America.     At DemocraticMemesRead More

McKinney Apologists Want A Return To Segregation

  In McKinney, Texas this past Friday a white community reminded the nation yet again that we do not live in a “post-racial” America. The far-right is waging war on civil rights across Red State America. The McKinney confrontation was distinguished from the typical angry/racist white police officer killing an innocent, black, civilian as this incident wasRead More

Tea Bagger carries assault rifle in an airport. Why? Because He Can

    The only reason to bring an assault rifle with you to the airport is if the airport has a history of other people carrying assault rifles. In America, we have never really had to worry about that, until now. Meet Jim Cooley, the most insecure man in America. Jim decided to carry anRead More

Rick Santorum Is Confused…Again!

  In grand GOP tradition, Rick Santorum (R-PA) confused people everywhere when he warned listeners this past Friday of the dangers that come with antigovernment rhetoric.  This sort of warning seems contradictory to the good old Rick Santorum we all know and love though who earlier said this: “If we have a system where theRead More

Watch: CNN Host Destroys Islamophobe Pamela Geller With One Question

  CNN Host Chris Cuomo Destroyed A Bigot With One Question: Does not saying the N-Word violate your freedom of speech?   I’ve paraphrased Cuomo’s question but the crux of the logic is the same: Bigoted Islamophobes like Pamela Geller believe that they should be allowed to say whatever they want, whenever they want, regardless ofRead More

Watch: Republican S.E. Cupp Turns On GOP, Destroys Own Party On The Death Penalty

Republican S.E. Cupp Turns On GOP, Destroys Own Party On The Death Penalty Do you support the death penalty? Do you think that the death penalty is a more significant punishment than life in prison? Do you feel that the death penalty is moral? The Death Penalty is one of those issues that tends toRead More

Watch: Fox Host “Black Lives Only Matter When They Are Killed By White Cops”

    Fox News’ Geraldo Rivera: “Black Lives Only Matter When They Are Killed By White Cops!”   Where do we begin? Well we all have heard the common bait and switch that Fox News Republicans throw out whenever there is massive media attention around unjust police brutality against African American men: What about allRead More

Stop Wasting Taxpayer Money Drug Testing Welfare Recipients!

  Stop Wasting Taxpayer Money On Drug Testing Welfare Recipients! I don’t know why, but there is a new debate that is resonating with the right and is starting to pull some from the center in: the idea is mandating drug tests for welfare recipients. On paper it sounds like a good idea. It gives youRead More