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Conservative Racism

The Rise Of The New Hate

Arthur Goldwag | Posted 04.01.2012 | Books
Arthur Goldwag

Heartfelt and sincere or cynical and opportunistic, the New Hate poisons our political discourse and divides us even more than we are already. Subject its premises to critical or historical analysis, or merely expose them to the light of day, and they lose much of their potency. Just ask Ron Paul.

Interracial Couple Denied Marriage License By Louisiana Judge

AP | MARY FOSTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

(AP) NEW ORLEANS A Louisiana justice of the peace said he refused to issue a marriage license to an interracial couple out of concern for any children...

RNC Facebook Photo Taken Down: Racist Anti-Obama Picture

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Republican National Committee came under fire after a user posted a controversial photo on its Facebook page. The RNC "fan" upload features a pict...

Bill Otto Says He Will Repost Anti-Obama "RedNeck Rap" Video

AP | JOHN HANNA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TOPEKA, Kan. — A Kansas legislator reposted his "RedNeck Rap" video criticizing President Barack Obama on YouTube on Friday after adding an intr...

'RedNeck Rap' Author Bill Otto Apologizes, But Stands By Rhyme

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TOPEKA, Kan. — A Kansas lawmaker says he's sorry if he offended anyone by criticizing President Barack Obama while wearing a cap that calls opos...

Experts: Pelosi Is Right To Fear Political Violence

Politico | Eamon Javers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi recently invoked the grim specter of political violence, arguing that today's angry political climate could cause people to...

Bush On Prison Ministry Program: "Everyone Was Black, Of Course"

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his new book, Speechless: Tales of a White House Survivor, former Bush administration Matt Latimer describes a 2008 California GOP fundraiser he at...

Roy Blunt Takes Heat Over Monkey Analogy

KY3 | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A story about monkeys on the loose in Washington has Missouri Representative Roy Blunt taking heat. Here's some background from the New York Times Bl...

Bill Clinton: Carter Wrong On Obama And Racism

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Former President Bill Clinton says he doesn't think racism is a principal factor in resistance to President Barack Obama's plan for...