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This morning, the USSC took a pass on hearing the Fremont, Nebraska case involving renting to illegal immigrants. The law, authored by Kansas Secretary of State (who seems to be so busy working ...
by Chris Reeves
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue May 06, 2014 at 06:26 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Last year, reacting to the intemperate remarks of a celebrity, I spat out a song and video in rebuttal. Though I don't regret my reaction, I have become convinced that the larger message in the ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Mar 20, 2014 at 02:18 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
To find a perfect portrait of the dystopian nightmare that plagues the otherwise pristine, Aryan dreamscape of the Republican Party, one need look no further than NRA Executive Vice President and ...
by Randle Aubrey
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Mar 11, 2014 at 09:23 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Last month, Phyllis Schlafly cobbled together a report that argues any Republicans who support comprehensive immigration reform are wasting their time because Latino and Asian-American immigrants ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Feb 18, 2014 at 10:02 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Dear Xenophobes, This letter is for you; you who have a bumper sticker that reads, “Welcome to America, now either speak English or leave.”, or you who makes prejudice remarks to your ...
by RoyaHegdahl
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Feb 05, 2014 at 05:37 AM PST with 164 Recommends
This week, Phylis Shafly escaped her straightjacket once again and gave a history lesson, while someone in Wisconsin applied for the title of America's Dumbest Racist.
by maxfolger
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Nov 02, 2013 at 12:25 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
The story of a blonde toddler found living in a Roma encampment in central Greece became somewhat more complicated when it was revealed that "Maria" was actually the daughter of a Bulgarian Roma ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 30 comments on Sat Oct 26, 2013 at 08:02 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Reading TomP's reclister , I was relieved to hear that the crowd outside the president's appearance in Arizona talking, yelling, chanting and singing about his race weren't racists. Their constant, ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 77 comments on Thu Aug 08, 2013 at 04:08 AM PDT with 213 Recommends
Yes, illegal immigration is a crime - basically trespassing or crashing a party. It's a dick move if there are viable alternatives, but somehow I find it hard to feel angry that someone who lives ...
by Troubadour
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Jul 27, 2013 at 12:25 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
I believe I've identified the tiny political miscalculation responsible for the apparently imminent demise of immigration reform in the GOP-controlled House. Just in case there are any GOP ...
by Gideon
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Jul 09, 2013 at 11:09 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Yes, in the fine tradition of attacking everything from Teletubbies and Sesame Street to Archie Comics ,
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 229 comments on Fri May 31, 2013 at 10:20 AM PDT with 289 Recommends
Last night, Stephen Colbert laid waste to the racist Heritage immigration study as only Stephen can. STUART VARNEY (5/9/2013): $6.3 trillion dollars. Now you cannot dismiss Heritage as a fringe ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed May 15, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Well. Ain't this just ducky. At the end of his Iowa tirade yesterday against Hillary Clinton which consisted of little more than a recitation the new Republican mantra of "Benghazi, Benghazi and ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 218 comments on Sat May 11, 2013 at 06:31 AM PDT with 272 Recommends
Political fundamentalism, like right-wing populism is infectious. Not all elected Republicans are Tea Party types, and a decade ago not every Republican was on the hard right. But in both cases, ...
by Big Chuck
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon May 06, 2013 at 08:34 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Since I did a quick compilation of a rogue's gallery of white, native-U.S.-born Christian terrorists and other mass murderers to help counter the "Tsarnaev Means All Muslim Immigrants Are Evil" ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Apr 22, 2013 at 07:26 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Apr 21, 2013 at 02:17 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
Note: This is a repost from yesterday; I really think this point needs to be spread quickly to counter the tiresome and obvious idiocy going around. Yup, regular as clockwork, there's already FB ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 237 comments on Sat Apr 20, 2013 at 09:32 AM PDT with 313 Recommends
Yup, regular as clockwork, there's already FB memes going around about Tsarnaev becoming a U.S. citizen on 9/11 last year, as if this somehow "proves" a damned thing about immigration policy. Plus, ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Apr 19, 2013 at 01:29 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
So, Crooks & Liars is reporting that Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is (was) a student at UMass Dartmouth. The story is mainly about how his fellow students are utterly shocked to hear of his (alleged) ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Apr 19, 2013 at 08:39 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Malden woman attacked by man accusing Muslims of Marathon bombings Every day, Heba Abolaban of Malden checks on her family in war-strafed Syria, where water, bread and electricity are in short ...
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Apr 18, 2013 at 08:23 PM PDT with 21 Recommends