iOS app Android app

Hate Speech

Muslims Are Standing Up For The Jewish Community After Bomb Threats

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics

Several Muslim-led initiatives are fighting back against a spate of anti-Semitic incidents that have rattled the American Jewish community in recent d...

How Schools Are Rallying Around Portland's Large Refugee Community

The Hechinger Report | Rebecca Klein | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics

PORTLAND, Maine — On a chilly December evening, King Middle School students and their families streamed into Ocean Gateway, a party space with sweep...

School Asks Teachers To Take Down Pro-Diversity Posters, Saying They're 'Anti-Trump'

The Huffington Post | Dana Liebelson | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― School administrators in a 93 percent white Maryland county recently asked high school teachers to take down pro-diversity posters from...

Milo Yiannopoulos’ Canceled Book Is A Lesson In Battling Hate Speech

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 02.21.2017 | Arts

When Milo Yiannopoulos posted on Facebook Monday night that his book deal with Simon & Schuster had been canceled, his tone wasn’t concerned, but ma...

Anne Frank Center Blasts Trump's Limp Anti-Semitism Response

The Huffington Post | Lydia Oconnor | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics

President Donald Trump’s statements condemning anti-Semitism are too little, too late, the Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect said Tuesday. The U....

Do These 10 Things, And Trump Will Be Toast

Michael Moore | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics
Michael Moore

Friends, I welcome you to “The Michael Moore Easy-to-Follow 10-Point Plan to Stop Trump.” First, let’s acknowledge what we all know to be true: ...

Why Did It Take This Long To Bring Down Milo Yiannopoulos?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 02.21.2017 | Queer Voices

UPDATE 2:50pm: Yiannopoulous announced via a press release that he was resigning from Breitbart Tuesday afternoon, effective immediately. PREVIOUSLY: ...

France's Le Pen Sparks Controversy In Lebanon After Refusing Headscarf

Reuters | Paul Vale | Posted 02.21.2017 | World

French far-right National Front presidential candidate Marine Le Pen canceled a meeting on Tuesday with Lebanon’s grand mufti, its top cleric for Su...

What You Need To Know About The Milo Yiannopoulos-Michael Flynn Connection

The Huffington Post | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 02.21.2017 | Queer Voices

On the surface they seem like very different scandals: Lt. General Michael Flynn resigning as White House National Security Adviser last week after ly...

Donald Trump Did The World A Favor By Bringing Up Swedish Immigration

Scott Ritter | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics
Scott Ritter

As a former intelligence officer, I am a major advocate of the maxim, “facts matter.” As such, I often find myself cringing when listening to Pre...

Hillary Clinton Calls On Donald Trump To Condemn Anti-Semitism

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics

Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton on Tuesday joined the growing calls for President Donald Trump to condemn a spate of anti-Semit...

How Do Google, Amazon, And Facebook Justify Advertising With Breitbart?

Joshua Clark Davis | Posted 02.21.2017 | Media
Joshua Clark Davis

In the last month, leading technology companies have opposed President Trump’s ban on refugees and the citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countr...

Leslie Jones Confirms She's 'Moved On' From Milo Yiannopoulos Ordeal

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 02.21.2017 | Entertainment

Leslie Jones has responded to Milo Yiannopoulos’ most recent controversy after video of the alt-right poster boy appearing to defend pedophilia surf...

Ivanka Trump Tweeted About Religious Tolerance. It Didn't Go Down Well.

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 02.21.2017 | Religion

Ivanka Trump’s attempt at using Twitter to promote religious tolerance backfired Monday night. President Donald Trump’s daughter tweeted that “A...

Roxane Gay Dismisses Publisher's Break With Milo As Cold-Hearted Business

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 02.21.2017 | Arts

Feminist (or Bad Feminist) author and essayist Roxane Gay hasn’t warmed to Simon & Schuster after the publishing giant canceled its book deal with M...

Soccer Fans' Racist 'Monkey Chants' Cause Brazilian Star To Leave Game In Tears

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 02.21.2017 | Sports

Partizan Belgrade’s Everton Luiz played an entire soccer game against Rad Belgrade on Sunday as rival fans hurled racist chants and remarks at him. ...

Nothing Seemed To Stop Milo Yiannopoulos -- Until This

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 02.20.2017 | Politics

A platform of hatred. A plethora of racist, misogynistic and transphobic remarks. But through it all, many stood by far-right troll Milo Yiannopoulos,...

Vandals Cause Extensive Damage At Jewish Cemetery In St. Louis

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.21.2017 | Crime

Vandals in the St. Louis area have caused extensive damage to a Jewish cemetery in University City. Numerous headstones at the Chesed Shel Emeth Cemet...

More Bomb Threats Close Jewish Community Centers Across The Nation

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics

Jewish Community Centers were shaken by another wave of bomb threats, forcing evacuations in 10 states Monday. Eleven Jewish Community Centers receive...

Simon & Schuster Cancels Milo Yiannopoulos' Book Deal Following Pedophilia Controversy

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.20.2017 | Arts

A representative from Simon & Schuster announced over Twitter that the publishing house is canceling the publication of Milo Yiannopoulos’ upcoming ...

An Open Letter To President Trump On Anti-Semitism

David Harris | Posted 02.21.2017 | Politics
David Harris

By David Harris and Lawrence Grossman Mr. President: On one thing both your supporters and detractors can agree: you call it as you see it, without eu...

UK Government Defends Trump's State Visit Amid Protests

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 02.20.2017 | World

LONDON, Feb 20 (Reuters) - The British government on Monday defended its decision to offer U.S. President Donald Trump a lavish state visit and an aud...

The Pressure Is On For Trump Administration To Denounce Anti-Semitism

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 02.20.2017 | Politics

Anti-Semitic hate crimes comprise the largest portion of religiously motivated attacks in the United States. In New York City alone, such attacks have...

Ad Against Texas Bathroom Bill Encourages Everyone To 'Pee With LGBT'

The Huffington Post | Jenna Amatulli | Posted 02.20.2017 | Queer Voices

The ACLU of Texas, nonprofit Legacy Community Health, and director Richard Linklater want you to “take a seat” and “make a stand” to stop the ...

Board Member Slams Milo Yiannopoulos Invite To CPAC

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 02.20.2017 | Politics

UPDATE: Feb. 20 ― Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos has been disinvited from the annual Conservative Political Action Conference this week “due t...