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Privacy, Privilege and Prince

Daniel Zingale | Posted 05.12.2016 | Queer Voices
Daniel Zingale

Two of the biggest names in the arts and politics died this year: Prince and Antonin Scalia. While it's hard to find much in common with these two men, there is one thing they should have in common: the way their deaths were handled.

Obama's Still Trying To Convince People His Birth Certificate Is Real

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.30.2016 | Politics

President Barack Obama is looking for ways to spend his time now that his presidency is coming to an end. At the 2016 White House Correspondents' Dinn...

Mitt Romney Defends Ted Cruz, Obama Against Birther Claims

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.08.2016 | Politics

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney defended GOP presidential hopeful and Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and President Barack Obama from bir...

White House Perfectly Trolls Birthers Over Canadian-Born Ted Cruz

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 01.06.2016 | Politics

White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest on Wednesday poked fun at new questions about Canadian-born Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), noting that "it would be...

Trump Still Won't Say He Was Wrong About Obama's Birthplace

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 12.16.2015 | Media

MSNBC host Chris Matthews pushed Donald Trump to admit Tuesday night that he was wrong to advocate the discredited birther theory that Barack Obama is...

Conspiracy Theorists Might Actually Know More About Politics Than You

The Huffington Post | Natalie Jackson | Posted 12.02.2015 | Politics

Twenty percent of Americans still doubt that President Barack Obama was born in the United States, years after the White House released his long-form ...

A Majority Of Republicans Believe Obama Is A Muslim

The Huffington Post | Janie Velencia | Posted 09.06.2015 | Politics

Well into his second term as president, over half of Republicans remain convinced that president Barack Obama is a Muslim, according to a poll release...

Donald Trump, Ted Cruz Think Hillary Clinton Is A Birther, But That's Not True | Robert Farley | Posted 07.02.2015 | Politics

The following post first appeared on Two Republican presidential candidates claim the so-called “birther” movement originated wi...

'Compromise' -- And Other Fables

Rick Horowitz | Posted 01.15.2015 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Obama shouldn't "poison the well"? Really?

Tea Party Hatred of Obama Has Always Been About Race -- 'War on Whites' Philosophy Confirms This

H. A. Goodman | Posted 10.05.2014 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

The first African-American president has been painted as opposing the interests of white people, and while Glenn Beck has stated this verbatim, this sentiment has been a cornerstone of Tea Party politics.

This South Carolina Republican Shows Us Birther Jokes Are Unfortunately Still A Thing

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 06.12.2014 | Politics

Anthony Culler, the GOP nominee looking to take on Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.) in the November midterm elections, can be seen in a video from a February...

Birther Movement Can Relax; Cause Of Death For State Health Director Finally Revealed

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

When Loretta Fuddy, the Hawaii state health director who verified and approved the release of President Obama's birth certificate, died tragically in ...

A Travel Guide Through Obama's Island Past

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Before there was President Barack Obama, the 44th president of the United States, there was Barry -- a basketball-loving, body-surfing local boy from ...

Donald Trump Floats Completely Insane Birther Conspiracy After Health Official's Death

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Real estate mogul Donald Trump pushed his birther views Thursday in a tweet about the death of Loretta Fuddy, the state Health Director of Hawaii who ...

Ted Cruz's Father Made Big Birther Claim

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.31.2013 | Politics

Rafael Cruz, father of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), told a tea party group in 2012 he thinks President Barack Obama should go "back to Kenya." Cruz can...

GOP Lawmaker Cracks Birther Joke

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics

North Carolina state Rep. Larry Pittman (R) joked that it wasn't right to call President Barack Obama a traitor because he had not done anything to ha...

Ted Cruz To Renounce Canadian Citizenship

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said Monday he'll renounce his Canadian citizenship, The Washington Post reported. Cruz, a U.S. citizen, released his birt...

GOP Rep. Makes Birther Joke

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 08.13.2013 | Politics

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) considered personally asking President Barack Obama if he was actually born in Hawaii, he told constituents at an eve...

Donald Trump Brushes Off Ted Cruz Birther Questions

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 08.11.2013 | Politics

When it comes to birth certificates, Donald Trump's concerns surrounding President Barack Obama's document have historically been high. Trump face...

Obama Met By Birthers Ahead Of Florida Appearance

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.10.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle were met with signs saying "Obama lies" and "Kenyan Go Home" ahead of a speech in Florida on Saturday. ...

Republican Makes Eyebrow-Raising Birther Remarks

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.09.2013 | Politics

Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-Okla.) made several birther comments during a town hall meeting on Thursday, Think Progress reports. His comments came aft...

GOP Rep Backs Birther Bill

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

Rep. Ted Yoho (R-Fla.) told supporters he would back a bill to investigate the authenticity of President Barack Obama's birth certificate, though he c...

Trump For America?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 07.26.2013 | Politics

Donald Trump, star of "The Apprentice" TV show and real estate entrepreneur, told the National Review on Friday he's considering a run for the White H...

Yahoo News Calls Kenya 'The Country Of Obama's Birth'

Posted 06.22.2013 | Media

Apparently someone has been listening to too many birthers. In an article about President Obama's upcoming trip to Africa, a Yahoo News reporter re...

Birther Queen Slammed By Arpaio Ally

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 06.07.2013 | Politics

Attorney Orly Taitz, also known as the "Birther Queen," recently received criticism from Lt. Mike Zullo, who works in the Maricopa County Sheriff's Of...