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Trump’s Entire Arts And Humanities Panel Quits In Protest

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Drop the mic, check the gate, house lights up and everybody out. Did Trump’s entire Arts and Humanities panel just quit? You bet your multicultural ass they did. Hey Donald, the people you are insulting are standing right here. Your presidential advisory committees are made up of American human beings that can see, hear, feel,…

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Bugger Off! A ‘Straight Lives Matter’ Rally Is Happening In Australia

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(Editor’s Note: We had zero interest in seeing more pasty, angry-faced protestors this week so we’ve decided to use a pic from Priscilla to kick off this article.) In anticipation of Australia’s postal vote on same-sex marriage equality, the anti-marriage-equality group Party of Freedom will hold a “Straight Lives Matter,” rally on September 23 in…

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White Nationalist Bannon Out As White House Chaos Escalates

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Donald Trump’s embattled chief strategist, Stephen Bannon, is out of the White House as of today. Bannon, who is credited with helping Trump snag the alt-right voting base and the presidency, will likely return to the on-line hard right new organization that made him famous, Breitbart.com. Bannon was instrumental in steering the pro-Isreal site into…

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Heather Heyer’s Mom Will Not Meet With Trump

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At the advent of his horrible presidency, Donald Trump used his tiny hand to push Prime Minister Dusko Markovic of Montenegro, out of the way. During a joint meeting at NATO in Brussels in May 2017 attended by various world leaders, most of the heads of state all walked in a mature, civilized manner toward…

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Dancing And Doggie Doo To Counter SF Alt-Right Rally

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San Franciscans are planning to counter an “alt-right” protest with dancing and dog poop. A right-wing group called Patriot Prayer is planning a “Freedom Rally” on August 26 at Crissy Field. In response, counter-protesters are using social media to organize at least two separate actions against what they perceive as another “white power” rally like…

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Civic-Minded Celebs Lash Out At Trump’s Inadequate Response To Charlottesville

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When President Trump offered his initial statement about the tragedy that occurred during a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia which left three dead last weekend, many people felt it was weak, to use one of 45’s favorite words, particularly because he said there were “many sides” to blame. A few days later Trump read…

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Trump’s White House Of Cards Continues To Collapse

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The fallout continues against President Trump for his equivocation of “alt-left” protesters with white nationalists for inciting racially motivated violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. Trump was forced to disband two of his economic advisory councils after a mass exodus of CEOs in the wake of his incendiary comments made Tuesday at Trump Tower. The Strategic and…

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Anti Trans Bathroom Bill Dies In Texas

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Finally, some good news. Texas Senate Bill 3, the so-called bathroom bill, which LGBTQ rights advocates and major Texas companies like American Airlines and AT&T had opposed, failed to make it out of the House yesterday, the final day of the state’s special legislative session. The bill is effectively dead. The contentious bill would have…

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White Supremacist Leaders Aren’t Buying Trump’s Apology

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Richard Spencer and David Duke, prominent leaders of the white supremacists movement, have lashed out at Trump’s caving to pressure and condemning extremist groups by name – including neo-Nazis and Ku Klux Klan – for the deadly weekend protest in Charlottesville, Virginia. Richard Spencer, the 39-year-old white nationalist leader attempted to shrug off Trump’s denunciation…

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White Nationalist Poster Boy Explains How He Self-Identifies

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There are countless well-researched studies that offer evidence into the connection between virulent homophobia and closeted gay men. In completely somewhat unrelated other news, Peter Cvjetanovic, the young  University of Nevada, Reno student, whose photo went viral over the weekend when he was photographed holding a Pier One tiki torch and shouting white nationalist slogans during…

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