As the Syrian refugee crisis mutated from a regional problem to a global one, security concerns have increasingly been cited as a justification for keeping borders closed and refusing to resettle migrants. This argument has gathered momentum in the wake of the attacks in Paris in November, after a Syrian passport with the name Ahmad al-Mohammad, a 25-year-old … More The Islamic State wants you to hate refugees
As if we didn’t need any more proof that racist bigots live among us, some questions from a YouGov poll brings the insects into the light of day. Even the Exit Poll data from the South Carolina Primary exposes them for what they are. Via Fox13 (I know, just hold your nose): A YouGov/Economist poll asked respondents … More Trump Supporters Even More Racist Than You Thought
Quite often when we talk about right-wing populist parties we think of Europe – of Ukip, the French National Front, the Dutch Freedom Party, the Swedish Democrats, Golden Dawn, or Donald Trump in the United States. Yet arguably the most successful right-wing populist leader in the 21st century was in Canada: the former prime minister … More No, Canada didn’t dodge the bullet, they were hit first
PHOTOS: Right-wing commentator Ezra Levant in a typical pose, photo by David Stobbe of the University of Saskatchewan. Below: stringer Sheila Gunn Reid in a screen shot of The Rebel’s approach to journalism; Mr. Levant in another familiar pose, a few months before Sun TV folded its tent; and Edmonton Sun-Journal political columnist Lorne Gunter, … More Go figure! Ezra Levant, the Pied Piper of right-wing-nuttery, has the mainstream media singing his tune!
Much has been written about the unprecedented wave of Islamophobia currently sweeping the United States, with Muslim Americans falling victim to an ever-increasing number of threats, assaults, and attacks on their houses of worship. The groundswell of hatred has appalled and confused many on the Left, with some wondering how a nation such as the … More What A 19th Century Campaign To Declare Mormons ‘Non-White’ Tells Us About Modern Islamophobia
Being constantly fed bullsh*t to a young, developing mind is both harmful for that being and for the rest of America. A group of young conservatives attempt to explain why arrogant, narcissistic, a**hole Donald Trump would win their vote if he was nominated by the Republican party. Many of the answers are complete Republican propaganda. … More The stupidity of Donald Trump supporters will blow your mind
At the Super Bowl halftime show on Sunday night, national treasure Beyoncé performed a portion of her new song “Formation.” Most people enjoyed this performance. A group of right-wingers on the internet, however, are reacting with horror and outrage to Beyoncé’s halftime performance. Among the offenses they list: Beyoncé gave a Black Power salute onstage; … More The right-wing internet is going nuts over Beyoncé’s ‘racist’ and ‘outrageous’ Super Bowl performance