Posts Tagged: racism
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.
White South Africans are 8 percent of the country's population and hold 70 percent of its arable land. Apparently that's not enough for a global chorus of white supremacists.
The Israeli forces mowing down unarmed Palestinian protesters also train U.S. police forces that brutalize communities of color.
The Trump movement uses racism and immigration to turn the Roseanne Barrs of the world from eco-feminists to Trump supporters.
In a sense, the Republican Party has become a much more powerful instrument of white rage than the alt-right.