Posts Tagged: racism
Supporting freedom of movement isn’t just the right thing to do. It’s a political winner for the left.
Reflects on how a century of immigration law created a crisis.
The president is going to demonize the media no matter what they do. So what do they have to lose by doing the right thing?
The targeting of immigrants is intimately linked to a long record of labor repression and civil liberties violations — which eventually target the native-born, too.
Republicans can only win by racial gerrymandering and voter suppression. And Trump can only win by using fear and racism.
"Radicalization" has long been treated as the sole preserve of Islamists, even as far-right extremists have eclipsed them.
There is simply no plausible way to ignore the fact that Trump's language validated the Pittsburgh shooter's paranoid worldview.
Reporters know the president is telling racist lies to rile up his base. Why won’t they just say that?
What that Protestant Reformation can teach us about the durability of far-right movements — and the order they seek to replace.
John McCain was a politician, not a maverick — he played ball, and sometimes compromised. Trump is the true maverick: He's batshit crazy and there's no dealing with him.