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Obama Racism

Russians Mock Obama With Racist Laser Projection

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 08.07.2014 | Politics

President Barack Obama received birthday greetings from around the world when he turned 53 years old on Monday, but some of those wishes weren't exact...

Sam Levine

Conservative Scholar Suggests Obama Be 'Hung, Drawn and Quartered'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Levine | Posted 07.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An immigration policy analyst from a think tank often cited by Republicans suggested to a tea party crowd last week that President Barac...

Eric Holder Said the Obvious: Racism Drives the Obama Bashing

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 09.14.2014 | Black Voices
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

When Holder speaks out on race, the GOP attack machine instantly kicks into high gear with a barrage of denials and then another deft turn of the racial table. This means the usual finger point of Holder as a race baiter.

Outnumbered: Outlandish, Outdated, Overtly Biased

Trish DeLuca | Posted 08.31.2014 | Media
Trish DeLuca

The luxury was mine from 11 a.m. until about 12:30 p.m. today. I flipped to a couple of television channels, walked a friend's dog, and intermittently...

Groups Want To See Montana Judge's Racist Obama Email

AP | MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 09.01.2014 | Politics

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A group of American Indians wants a court to preserve and eventually release an investigative file containing inappropriate e...

Charlie Rangel Suggests GOP Opposition To Obama Is Rooted In Racism

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 06.25.2014 | Politics

Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-N.Y.) on Monday spoke out against Republicans, who he said discriminate against President Barack Obama because he's African-Ame...

Police Commissioner Robert Copeland Resigns Over Racist Comments About Obama

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

Wolfeboro Police Commissioner Robert Copeland, who recently acknowledged using a racial slur while talking about President Barack Obama, has resigned,...

Romney Comes To Obama's Defense, Rips Official's 'Vile Epithet'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.19.2014 | Politics

Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney ripped a New Hampshire police commissioner for using a racial slur during a conversation about Pr...

White Police Official Won't Apologize For Calling Obama N-Word

AP | LYNNE TUOHY | Posted 05.16.2014 | Politics

WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) — A police commissioner in a predominantly white New Hampshire town says he won't apologize for calling President Barack Obama ...

Dem Rep Calls Clarence Thomas An 'Uncle Tom,' Stands By The Remark Because He's Black

The Huffington Post | Sara Bondioli | Posted 05.01.2014 | Politics

After calling Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas an "Uncle Tom" recently, Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) defended his comments to CNN, saying, "But...

Obama Condemns Sterling's Comments

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 06.27.2014 | Politics

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — President Barack Obama said Sunday that comments reportedly made by the owner of a U.S. pro basketball team are "incre...

Louie Gohmert Accuses Obama Of Stirring Up 'Racial Tension And Violence'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 08.13.2013 | Politics

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) accused President Barack Obama of being a driving force of "racial tension and violence" in the nation during an intervie...

Obama Protesters Sing 'Bye Bye Black Sheep,' Rail Against 'Half-White Muslim' In Arizona

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics

A raucous crowd of supporters and protesters from both ends of the political spectrum showed up outside President Barack Obama's appearance in Phoenix...

United We Stand? Critics of Obama's Racial Challenges Are Way off Base

Tim_Arnold | Posted 09.21.2013 | Politics
Tim_Arnold

"(Obama) is truly trying to tear our country apart," charges Fox News commentator Todd Stames in a Twitter attack in response to our president's unscr...

'Justice For Trayvon' Gather In 100 Cities

AP | BILL BARROW | Posted 09.19.2013 | Black Voices

ATLANTA -- One week after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, people gathered nationwide Sa...

Obama Recalls Getting Followed, People Locking Doors On Him -- In Other Words, Being A Black Man In America

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.19.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama gave unscheduled remarks at a White House briefing on Friday, speaking candidly about issues of race in the wake of the George ...

Jennifer Bendery

Obama: 'Trayvon Martin Could've Been Me 35 Years Ago'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama made an unexpected appearance at Friday's White House press briefing to talk about the outcome of the Trayvon Mar...

Obama: Black Americans Feel Pain Of Trayvon Martin Verdict

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In a rare and public reflection on race, President Barack Obama called on the nation Friday to do some soul searching over the deat...

Racism in 2013?? Just Get Over It!

Theodore Johnson | Posted 07.08.2013 | Black Voices
Theodore Johnson

"Get over it and move on" is the most ridiculous of positions. Racism is not some tragic event to get over; it's the ongoing tragedy of cumulative experiences that shape how one sees the world.

Montana GOP Official Takes Heat For Alleged Anti-Obama Racism

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 02.25.2013 | Politics

Jennifer Olsen, chairwoman of the Yellowstone County Republicans and a prominent tea party organizer in Montana, is facing scrutiny after being accuse...

Man Gives Outrageous Explanation For Racist Obama Display

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.28.2012 | Politics

Danny Hafley of Casey County, Ky. said this week that people are reading the mannequin in his front yard depicting President Barack Obama eating a wat...

Obama's Victory -- The Landslide You Couldn't See

James Rucker | Posted 02.09.2013 | Politics
James Rucker

If we fail to summon the courage necessary to identify racial animus where it exists, and to in turn adjust our approach to policy-making accordingly, all Americans will pay a price, not just those who are the typical targets of racial animus.

Woman Who Called Obama N-Word Takes It Back

Posted 11.12.2012 | Small Business

Denise Helms takes it back. The Turlock, Calif., woman who made headlines for her controversial Facebook post last week is now rethinking her actio...

The Enduring First Debate Effect: They Finally Found a White Man They Could Like

Dr. Charles G. Cogan | Posted 10.26.2012 | Politics
Dr. Charles G. Cogan

There seems to have been an enduring effect from the first presidential debate. Governor Romney was with it, seemingly reasonable, and flexible. It wa...

Romney Supporter Wears Racist Anti-Obama T-Shirt To Campaign Event

Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics

A supporter of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney was spotted wearing a T-shirt emblazoned with the words "Put the white back in the White ...