Civil Rights Archives

Exposed: the Dubious Trump Appointee Secretly Behind Push to Add Controversial Census Question

March 12, 2018

This story is co-published with ProPublica, our Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative news partner. By Justin Elliott, Propublica. In December, the Department of Justice requested that the Census Bureau add a question to the 2020 survey that would ask respondents to reveal whether or…

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What Trump Did This MLK Day Proves He’s a Racist, No Matter What He Says

January 15, 2018

President Donald J. Trump teed-off on Sunday night. In the wake of the controversy swirling around his “shithole countries” remark (and the “he said” /”he never said” aftermath), the president sought to reassure Americans on the eve of the Martin…

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12 Tweets from MLK Day in Trump’s America that Will Inspire You — And P*ss You Off!

January 15, 2018

Today is the day America honors the lifetime achievements of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. King’s words, his dream for what America could one day become, still resonate even as the 50th anniversary of his assassination approaches later this…

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WTF? Donald Trump, the Lowest Rated President Ever, Just Attacked NFL Players Over Ratings.

September 24, 2017

The embarrassing spectacle of Donald Trump’s feud with popular sports figures continues to heat up. It began several days ago with a non-presidential lashing out at NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick and NBA star Steph Curry. These and other public figures…

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Fox News Smears Renowned Civil Rights Org With Slanderous Defamation and Lies (VIDEO)

September 9, 2017

The cable “news” network most closely associated with the white supremacism of Donald Trump and the alt-right is living up to its heinous reputation. On Friday the Fox News program “The Five” broadcast a segment attacking one of America’s most…

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Hate Trumps Love? Red State Defies Supreme Court To Deny Same-Sex Couples Equal Rights

June 30, 2017

possibly To be Resolved in October sCOTUS ruling With the case Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Civil Rights Commission scheduled for Supreme Court arguments this October, you may have believed the last vestiges of legal discrimination against same-sex couples may be coming…

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Gay Military Member Excited, Nervous to March in Uniform in Seattle Gay Pride Parade

June 25, 2017

With Republican Donald Trump in the White House and his Vice President Mike Pence describing himself as a Christian-first, the LGBT community may have more to be apprehensive about during this year’s Pride Month than many before. Yet as we…

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WATCH: Disabled Protesters Dragged Screaming from Mitch McConnell’s Office

June 22, 2017

Cruel Health “Care” Bill Draws Protests In outrage over a health “care” bill that promises to strip millions of their actual healthcare, in a manner that hits Medicaid participants particularly hard, protesters gathered outside of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s office.…

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Sessions Squirms Under Tough Questioning By Lady Senator, But SHE’S The ‘Hysterical’ One? (VIDEO)

June 14, 2017

Senator Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) has more than 25 years of experience as a tough and feisty prosecutor who served as San Francisco’s first female district attorney. She also served as California’s first female attorney general. So she’s not afraid to ask…

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YUUGE NEWS: Bernie Sanders Keeps The Revolution Alive With New Podcast

April 10, 2017

Now You Can Keep Up With the Bernie Sanders Revolution Everywhere You Go Bernie Sanders was a force to be reckoned with during the 2016 election. If he had become President of the United States, there is no doubt he…

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