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160 Years After Lincoln’s ‘House Divided’ Speech, America Still Has a Lot to Learn

June 14, 2018

Lincoln would be ashamed of modern-day Republicans.

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Breitbart: it’s ‘So Offensive’ that Black Reporter Said How Trump Uses ‘Cultural Issues’ (Racism)

November 10, 2017

“Cultural Issues”. That’s how Breitbart describes “confederacy, and NFL players taking a knee”. Nice way to dog whistle there, Breitbart writer Pam Key. Yes, confederacy. Just throw that out there as though it’s a legitimate “cultural issue”, Breitbart. Don’t dwell…

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Trump Tweeted that his Horror Show Phoenix Rally was “Packed.” This Video Proves He Lied

August 23, 2017

Wednesday sees America awakening with a new sense of dread and distress following Tuesday night’s horror show of a Trump campaign rally in Phoenix. A SHIT SHOW IN PHOENIX If you watch true, *actual* media (READ: Not FOX), you will…

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10 Facts About ‘Southern Pride’ Trump Supporters Can’t Wrap Their Brains Around

August 21, 2017

‘Southern Pride?’ Not So Much. The Bigoted ‘Unite The Right’ Rallies Have Nothing to Do With the Civil War or ‘Uniting’ Anyone When conservatives hear the phrase “southern pride,” they imagine a romanticized version of the Antebellum South. A south…

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Was Trump Distracting from These 2 Jaw-Dropping Stories with Attack on Mika Brzezinski?

June 30, 2017

On Thursday, Donald Trump launched a personal attack on MSNBC’s Morning Joe co-hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski. As he is wont to do, the president was particularly vicious against female news commentator Brzezinski, whom Trump accused of “bleeding badly from…

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Police Shoot Black, Pregnant Mother to Death At Home, in Front of Children

June 19, 2017

“They shot my mom.” According to the Washington Post, this is the tragic remark made by the son of a mentally ill black woman shot dead by two white police officers yesterday morning in Seattle, WA. The Seattle Times reports that…

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Twitter Tears Trump to Shreds for Doubling Down on Civil War Comments about Andrew Jackson

May 2, 2017

Donald Trump Rewrites History…Again Donald Trump made a number of major mishaps on Monday, including the following statement: “Had Andrew Jackson been a little bit later, you wouldn’t have had the Civil War. He was a very tough person, but he…

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It Looks Like the Andrew Jackson Blunder Wasn’t Trump’s Craziest Civil War Theory (VIDEO)

May 2, 2017

Don’t Know Much About History Reaction to President Donald Trump’s assertion that America’s 7th President, Andrew Jackson, was “really angry that he saw what was happening with regard to the Civil War” despite having died six-and-a-half-years before Secession has dominated…

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TERZI: Trump Administration Taking Fire? Call In The Clowns (Or Ben Carson)

March 7, 2017

Ben Carson: The Sharknado Presidency’s Comic Relief It’s only Tuesday, and HUD Secretary and sleepy retired brain surgeon Ben Carson is already wishing for a do-over button that could reset the whole week. On Monday, the former 2016 Republican presidential candidate gave a controversial speech…

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‘Muthaf***a Please!’ Samuel L. Jackson Responds in Outrage Over Carson’s Slavery Comment (TWEETS)

March 6, 2017

Samuel L. Jackson Responds To Ben Carson’s Latest Bout Of Ignorance Leave it to Ben Carson to say something so ignorant that even Samuel L. Jackson had to tweet his outrage over the comment. On Monday, Carson debuted as secretary…

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