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Conservative Racism

Ben Carson's Self-Portrait in the White Racial Frame

Leonce Gaiter | Posted 11.19.2015 | Black Voices
Leonce Gaiter

By adding thuggishness to his resume, Carson completes a white audience's bias-fueled expectation of him--poor, black, and violent--the stereotype trifecta.

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...