“Joint Chiefs close ranks in condemning racism” Reply


POLITICO

“Nearly all of the nation’s top military leaders unequivocally condemned racism in public messages Wednesday, posing a stark and unusual contrast to President Donald Trump’s remarks that both white supremacists and counterprotesters were equally to blame for the violent clashes in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend.

The brass did not mention Trump specifically but made clear they would not tolerate racism in the ranks, after it was revealed that some former troops attended and helped organize the deadly white supremacist rally that singled out minorities and Jews.”  MORE

“Obama Gives Trump A Lesson In Presidential Leadership With Powerful Charlottesville Response” Reply


POLITICUS USA

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his farewell address in Chicago, Illinois, U.S. January 10, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

“Actually, CNN’s Jeffrey Lord Has Been ‘Indefensible’ For A While” Reply


HUFFINGTON POST

“There Is No Justice In America For Black People Killed By Cops”


HUFFINGTON POST

Valerie Castile, the mother of Philando Castile, looks at a photo button of her son during a press conference on the state capitol grounds in Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S., July 12, 2016. Philando Castile was fatally shot by police July 6, 2016. REUTERS/Eric Miller/File Photo

“Hate is alive in America — and it’s tearing us apart”


SALON

From the Portland martyrs to racist graffiti on LeBron James’ home, the escalation of racial hatred must be stopped

“From Russia with hate: Donald Trump’s catastrophic presidency offers more proof that racism and sexism are destroying America”


SALON

“The politics bug bit me”: Donald Trump Jr. is now discussing running for governor of New York”


SALON

Donald Trump, Jr., son of Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump, speaks during the second day session of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Tuesday, July 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

“Sessions orders Justice Department to review all police reform agreements”


THE WASHINGTON POST

In March 27 Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

“Hillary Clinton Emerges To Give Brutal Takedown Of Trump And GOP’s Racist Attacks On Women”


POLITICO


“Too many women, especially women of color, have had a lifetime of practice taking precisely these kinds of indignities in stride.”

“Trump White House won’t condemn Steve King’s racist comments”


THINK PROGRESS

A day after punting on the question, Press Secretary Sean Spicer offers the weakest response possible.