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What A Shock: Trump-backer Sid Miller Ripped His Offensive Clinton Tweet From An Alt-Right Account

The Trump-backing Texas official who called Hillary Clinton the c-word on social media ripped his tweet straight from an alt-right account popular among Trumpians. Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller, who refers to himself as a “deplorable” in his Twitter bio, deleted the tweet about 15 minutes after it was posted. Miller then cried that he was … Continue reading »

Powerful Bazta Arpaio Ad Harkens Back To 1964’s “Daisy”

A new ad inspired by the infamous 1964 “Daisy” ad that helped defeat Republican Presidential nominee Barry Goldwater is targeting another extremist: Joe Arpaio. “The stakes are too high to let Trump and Arpaio win.” Powerful new @BaztaArpaio ad: pic.twitter.com/KX7vGTQ9xG #BaztaArpaio — America’s Voice (@AmericasVoice) November 1, 2016 Bazta Arpaio, the Arizona group that has been hard at … Continue reading »

You Have To Hear Maria Hinojosa’s Incredible Response After Trump Advisor Uses Pejorative “Illegals”

Journalist Maria Hinojosa ripped into a member of Donald Trump’s Hispanic Advisory Board (remember that?) for his use of the pejorative “illegals” during an appearance on MSNBC’s AM Joy this past weekend. At one point, Trump advisor Steve Cortes said that “it is more unfair for legal immigrants to allow for illegals to hop in front … Continue reading »

“Hate Rising”: Jorge Ramos Examines The Resurgence Of Hate Groups During The Rise Of Trump

“Hate Rising,” the new documentary with journalist Jorge Ramos, premiered on Fusion and Univision last night — and for many of us, the images from the film have been sadly all too familiar for the past year and a half. HATE RISING Promo from CatTails on Vimeo. Ramos spent nine months traveling the US and speaking … Continue reading »

On Immigration, Portman’s Record Speaks Louder Than Last-Minute Campaign Promises

Last night, former Ohio Governor Ted Strickland (R) said that he “very strongly” supports a path to citizenship for aspiring Americans, while his rival, incumbent Senator Rob Portman, expressed support for just legalizing their status.  Some are reporting that this means the candidates largely agree on immigration.  But for veterans of the immigration debate, Portman’s … Continue reading »

#GOPHandsOffMe: Women Across US Protest Outside Trump Properties

The women’s protest that shut down Trump Tower in Manhattan earlier this month is back and more powerful than ever. Last Friday, some sixty women and their allies shut down Trump Tower following Donald Trump’s own admission to sexually assaulting women. Today, women again gathered, and not just in Manhattan, but also at other Trump properties in Chicago, Washington, DC. … Continue reading »

Former KKK Leader David Duke Is Selling Autographed “Trump-Duke” Caps For $50

A six-year-old girl was among the recipients of a fundraising letter from former KKK leader and Louisiana Senate candidate David Duke urging voters to back him and Donald Trump, according to the Huffington Post: “’Thank God Trump has emerged and embraced my issues such as stopping immigration, fair trade not free trade, and America First. … Continue reading »

Must-Read From Huffington Post: “Islamophobia Just Drove This Boy And His Family Out Of America”

The disturbing and tragic news that a seven-year-old US citizen child was beat up on a schoolbus for being Muslim is just the latest episode of harassment and attacks his family has endured, according to a new report from the Huffington Post. First-grader Abdul was beat up by five classmates on their way to school … Continue reading »

Here’s What Donald Trump Really Means When He Reminisces About “The Good Ol’ Days”

You may have seen this clip making the rounds on Twitter during the last couple days — if you haven’t yet, you can’t miss it. RT @adamcald11: “In the good ol’ days…” If this doesn’t send chills down your spine I don’t know what will… pic.twitter.com/lyj85nbedz — Talib Kweli Greene (@TalibKweli) October 12, 2016 The clip features some … Continue reading »

ICYMI: Gabe Ortíz: “Donald Trump and His Supporters Continue Assault On America”

Despite Donald Trump’s slump in the polls, the virulent rippling effects of his hateful opinions have continued to incite a wave of verbal and physical violence across the nation. Over the course of Trump’s campaign, America’s Voice has tracked these occurrences through the “Trump Hate Map,” a cartogram that has been continually updated – unfortunately … Continue reading »