Glenn Beck Wants You To Know People Like Him Are The Real Victims Of Discrimination (Video)

Out of all of the right-wing, conservative and just plain way-out-there figures in the media today, I have to say that I like Glenn Beck the most. You heard that right, I enjoy Glenn Beck even more than that bloviating windbag of self-righteous pontification and thinly-veiled racism also known as Sean Hannity. No, I don’t […]

September 12: Never Forget

September 11th, 2001, we are constantly reminded, is a day we as Americans should never forget. It’s not an easy series of events to forget, so I’m not sure if the commandment is supposed to be literal. I wondered aloud on my Facebook page if, contrary to popular opinion, we should collectively forget the day. […]

Ukip: The Tea Party’s Sister in England?

You can be forgiven for confusing the United Kingdom Independence Party (Ukip) with the US’s Tea Party. After all, they’re both extreme right groups with a meteoric rise, they both rely heavily on racism and nativism, they both took their countries by surprise. While there are striking similarities, it’s worth noting that the US political […]

Fox Cranks Up the Scare Tactics by Saying Obama ‘Releases’ Criminal Immigrants

Trigger Warning: Violent rhetoric; Anti immigrant rhetoric; Racism I try to make it a habit to not focus on the anti-immigrant hysterics. My friends and neighbors already have enough to worry about just trying to live, work, worship, play, and go outdoors while being mindful of ICE, detention, and the possibility of being ripped from […]

Pam Geller and Islamophobes Attack Children Over School Lunches

Pam Geller is the Freakout Master of Islamophobia and anti-Muslim fear tactics. Any assertion of basic human rights and humanity by Muslims in the US becomes a chance for her to turn on the ALL-CAPS AND EXCLAMATION POINTS!!!!!!11ty!! (Thanks to Sadly, No for the reference). No school-aged Muslim child or her eating habits is safe […]

This Week in Colonial Gaze: Bachmann, Gohmert, Katy Perry, and the White Maasai-ah.

A prelude to every late night talk show joke for the next year: Perpetual embarrassments, Islamo-antagonists, and Tea Partying US Congresscritters Michele Bachmann (MN), Louie Gohmert (TX), and Steve King (IA) walk into a room with cameras, flags, and microphones and declare an Egyptian press conference. I’m not sure if this press conference actually contained members […]