Tag Archive for Bigotry

What Do YOU Think About Dumping Immigrant Criminals in Tijuana?

“Nobody saw this coming […] They just go right back to the United States. It’s a vicious cycle.” That was Tijuana Mayor Kurt Honald, quoted by The Register as they continue their series on crime and immigration. Mayor Honald has protested the increasingly common practice of US officials deporting immigrant criminals to Tijuana, and he…

Civil rights investigation clears UCI

The Orange County Register reports this morning on the federal investigation of civil rights complaints of anti-Semitism at UC Irvine found “insufficient evidence” that the university failed to respond appropriately to complaints by Jewish students, according to a report released this Tuesday afternoon. As our readers may recall, there has been coverage of this issue…

Liberty and Justice for ALL

Five words that close the pledge of allegiance; five words that cannot be ignored. Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender (GLBT)rights organizations across the United States, with the surprising exception of the Human Rights Campaign, withdrew their support Monday from a landmark gay civil rights bill after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of San Francisco and Rep.…

CAIR Condemns Bin Laden’s Praise For 9/11 Hijacker

To all those like State Assemblyman Chuck DeVore, and former GOP Chair Shawn Steel who continually assert that all Muslims support terrorism and that the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) supports terrorists and terrorism, I present to you the CAIR response to the latest video from boogeyman Osama Bin Laden. WASHINGTON, D.C., 9/11/07) – The Council…

Ann Coulter a She-Devil

From Raw Story  Former Sen. John Edwards on Friday fired the latest round in his ongoing verbal feud with Ann Coulter, calling her a ‘she-devil’ at a public event before quickly adding that he shouldn’t engage in name-calling,” according to a blog post at ABC News. Excerpts: Edwards, D-N.C., was railing against the right-wing media…

Wiley Drake & the Fatwa

Need I say more? Wiley’s retort to AU was swift, ferocious — and bizarre. Caught dead to rights, he didn’t even try to respond to particulars of AU’s IRS complaint. Instead, he immediately launched into the kind of wild-eyed, paranoid magical thinking you’d expect from any embattled cult leader. Which is to say: In a…