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As Trump Meets with Republican Leaders on Capitol Hill, How Can They Support His Hateful Ideology?

Despite More and More Reminders, GOP Still Standing By Their Man  Each week offers new evidence that Donald Trump and his presidential campaign are mainstreaming odious ideas and memes promoted by white nationalists and neo-Nazis. Beyond the lens of partisanship and the 2016 elections, this is a disturbing development for American politics and society. As … Continue reading »

“Mr. Kushner, You Are Allowing This”: Trump’s Son-In-Law Gets Ripped By Jewish Employee For Failing To Condemn Anti-Semitic Meme

Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s son-in-law, was ripped by an employee for failing to condemn the Presidential nominee’s recent anti-Semitic attack. Dana Schwartz, a writer for a newspaper owned by Kushner, initially responded to Trump’s despicable tweet — a widely-condemned meme featuring a “Star of David” superimposed over a pile of money — in a tweet … Continue reading »

Paul Ryan Says Donald Trump’s Anti-Semitic Meme Has “No Place” In A Campaign, But Still Supports Him For President Anyway

Speaker Paul Ryan remains in support of presumptive Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump, even after his despicable anti-Semitic attack this past weekend. Ryan said yesterday that anti-Semitic images — specifically the one tweeted by Trump last weekend — have “no place” in a campaign. According to Mic, this meme originated on “an Internet message board … Continue reading »

62 Percent Of The Accounts Donald Trump Has Retweeted Have White Supremacist Connections

Early last Saturday, Donald Trump tweeted an anti-Semitic image that originated on “an Internet message board for neo-Nazis, anti-Semites and white supremacists newly emboldened by the success of Trump’s rhetoric,” reports Mic. The image tweeted by Trump featured his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton, the words “Most Corrupt Candidate Ever!” printed on a Star of David, and … Continue reading »

Wave Of “Hate Crimes And Racial Abuse” Sweeps Through UK Following Brexit Vote

A wave of “hate crimes and racial abuse” has swept through the UK since the recent ‘Brexit’ vote to leave the European Union, reports the Independent. Polish families have been among the targets of the more than 100 incidents reported, a number of it mirroring the “Go back to your country!” rhetoric we have seen … Continue reading »

KKK Leaders And White Supremacists Have Been Reinvigorated By Donald Trump’s Candidacy

New pieces continue to highlight a disturbing trend that has been all too evident for the past year: Donald Trump is the new standard-bearer of KKK leaders and other right-wing extremists. Since his campaign announcement, Trump has been a magnet for the white nationalist and anti-immigrant movements, who see him as capable of delivering “the … Continue reading »

“There They Go Again” – Senate GOP Gears Up to Advance Trump Agenda

Senators Cruz and Toomey Push Legislation Ripped from Trump Immigration Playbook; Mitch McConnell: Trump Not Yet “Credible” as POTUS, but Trump Immigration Agenda is Clearly Plenty Credible for Senate GOP Yesterday, we noted that Republicans in the House and Senate had spent the week proving that Donald Trump’s divisive vision for America was not an outlier. … Continue reading »

Congressional Republicans Busy Proving that Trump’s Divisive Vision is Not an Outlier in the GOP

Throughout the past year, Donald Trump has outlined a divisive vision of America cleaved along racial and religious lines, seeking overtly and implicitly to redefine the conception of what a “true” American is. While some national Republicans are supposedly trying to distance themselves, through such half-measures as declining to attend the upcoming Republican National Convention … Continue reading »

Violent White Nationalist Group To Travel To GOP Convention In Support Of Trump

White nationalists and skinheads who were recently involved in brutal stabbings in California will travel to next month’s GOP convention in support of Donald Trump, McClatchy reported: A group of white nationalists and skinheads who held a rally in Sacramento over the weekend where at least five people were stabbed plans to show up at … Continue reading »