Post Tagged with: "Racism"

Georgia Republican John Douglas Apologizes for Racist "Knee Grow" Facebook Rant (Photo Credit: WXIA Video Screengrab)

Georgia Republican John Douglas Apologizes for Racist “Knee Grow” Facebook Rant

Georgia Republican John Douglas issued an apology after being confronted by a WXIA reporter over racist comments he posted on Facebook in response to a black woman posing with the American flag as if it were toilet paper. WXIA reports, the Newton County Commissioner wrote on Facebook, “She is just a […]

by · July 24, 2015 · Race in America, Today's Headlines
WWE Cuts Ties with Hulk Hogan Over Racist Rant About Daughter's Boyfriend

WWE Drops Hulk Hogan Over Racist Rant About Daughter’s Black Boyfriend

Hulk Hogan, whose real name is Terry Bollea, caught on tape in racist rant about daughter Brooke allegedly sleeping with a black man, the National Enquirer reports. “I mean, I don’t have double standards. I mean, I am a racist, to a point, f*cking n*ggers. But then when it comes to nice […]

by · July 24, 2015 · Race in America, Today's Headlines
Buffalo Conservative Politician Joseph Mascia Called Black Leaders "N*ggers" Repeatedly (Photo Credit: YouTube Video Screengrab)

Buffalo Conservative Politician Joseph Mascia Called Black Leaders “N*ggers” Repeatedly

Buffalo Common Council candidate Joseph A. Mascia was heard on tape referring to Mayor Byron W. Brown, Council President Darius G. Pridgen and other black leaders as “n*ggers,” The Buffalo News reports. “The f*cking n*ggers, man. Once they’re in power, forget about it, forget it” Mascia says in the audio, a recording […]

by · July 23, 2015 · Race in America
Jose Andres Backs Out of Restaurant in Donald Trump Hotel Over Racist Mexican Comments (Photo Credit: ThinkFoodGroup)

Jose Andres Backs Out of Restaurant in Donald Trump Hotel Over Racist Mexican Comments

Super chef Jose Andres, who owns the ThinkFoodGroup, is backing out of a deal to open a flagship restaurant in Donald Trump’s Washington D.C. hotel over his recent racist comments about undocumented Mexicans. Washington Post:  “Donald Trump’s recent statements disparaging immigrants make it impossible for my company and I to […]

by · July 8, 2015 · Today's Headlines
University of Illinois Coaches Accused of Segregating, Abusing Black Players

University of Illinois Coaches Accused of Segregating, Abusing Black Players

The University of Illinois is accused of perpetuating a culture of abuse and racism in its sports programs for years, CNN reports. The report comes in the aftermath of a lawsuit being filed against the university by seven former players on the women’s basketball team.  They allege in the lawsuit, […]

by · July 8, 2015 · Race in America
Donald Trump Deletes Disparaging Tweet About Jeb Bush’s Wife Columba

Donald Trump Deletes Disparaging Tweet About Jeb Bush’s Wife Columba

Donald Trump quotes tweet: “Jeb has to like Mexican illegals because of his wife.” Donald Trump went there and took a cheap shot. He attacked Jeb Bush’s wife, who from Mexico. He appears to have deleted a tweet he quoted saying “Jeb has to like Mexican illegals because of his wife,” Columba […]

by · July 6, 2015 · Elections
Kevin Sorbo's Facebook Rant Over Banning Dukes of Hazzard, Asks If Jeffersons Next? (Photo Credit: Facebook)

Kevin Sorbo’s Facebook Rant Over Banning Dukes of Hazzard, Asks If Jeffersons Next?

Actor Kevin Sorbo went on a Facebook rant over the banning of the “Dukes of Hazzard” asking if “The Jeffersons” were next. Um, who didn’t see the reference to The Jeffersons coming? Sorbo was upset TV Land decided to pull episodes of the “Dukes of Hazzard” following the massacre of nine […]

by · July 5, 2015 · Today's Headlines
Conservative Pundit George Will Compares Donald Trump to Todd Akin (Photo Credit: Donkey Hotey)

Conservative Pundit George Will Compares Donald Trump to Todd Akin

Conservative pundit George Will compared Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump to former Senate candidate Todd Akin (legitimate rape), during an appearance on Fox News Sunday. Will acknowledged that the GOP has a Trump problem that tarnishes the GOP brand. He said Donald Trump is acting more like “a Democratic mole.” Crooks […]

by · July 5, 2015 · Elections
George Pataki Launches “Stand Up to Trump” Online Petition

George Pataki Launches “Stand Up to Trump” Online Petition

#UniteNotDivide:  Former NY Gov. George Pataki is going in on fellow GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump in a big way. He launched ‘Stand Up to Trump‘ online petition to denounce Trump’s racist comments about Mexicans and immigration. Get out the popcorn. This is going to get crazy. George Pataki:  We are […]

by · July 3, 2015 · Elections
Serta Drops Donald Trump Over Racist Mexican Comments

Serta Drops Donald Trump Over Racist Mexican Comments

Serta drops Donald Trump over racist comments about Mexican immigrants, Democrats relish damage to GOP. Bloomberg reports “Serta, the largest U.S. mattress manufacturer, will end its business relationship with Donald Trump after he made disparaging comments about Mexican immigrants.” “The company, which sells Trump Home-branded mattresses, will not renew its licensing agreement […]

by · July 2, 2015 · Elections