Archive | Donald Trump Racism

Yes, An Actual Nazi Is About To Get The GOP Nomination For Congressional Seat In Illinois

Yes, you read that right, former leader of the American Nazi Party Arthur Jones is about to become the Republican nominee for an Illinois congressional seat. Jones is a Holocaust denying rabid anti-Semite who believes the mass genocide of the Jewish people in 1940’s Germany is “an …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The Real State Of The Union Donald Trump Won’t Discuss

America’s longstanding presidential tradition of the State of the Union address will showcase a president who will go down in the Guinness Book of World Records as the biggest liar in history. Donald Trump is a compulsive liar and he will lie repeatedly on Tuesday when he addresses the …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Hey Trump, What Exactly Qualifies As a Sh*thole Country, Anyway?

by Kate Harveston Just when you thought… ok well let’s be honest, no one is surprised that Donald Trump just called several countries “shitholes” in a private meeting with several members of Congress. It’s about as surprising as the fact that our Twitter-happy president took to social media to try …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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Definitely Not Racist Trump Bars Haitians From Agricultural, Seasonal Worker Visas

“Why do we need more Haitians? Take them out,” Donald Trump reportedly said in his famed meeting on immigration earlier this month. He also referred to the predominantly black nation and other African countries as “shitholes” and asked those present why America couldn’t get more immigrants from …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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No Donald, Your Approval Ratings With Black Americans Hasn’t “Doubled”. It Has Halved.

For reasons best known to himself, Donald Trump decided to post an easily disprovable lie on Twitter today that his approval rating with black Americans has doubled: Of course it hasn’t doubled — to the contrary, Trump’s approval rating among black Americans has more than halved since his …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Lawrence O’Donnell Asks the Media a Very Important Question About Donald Trump

The Banter has long lauded Lawrence O’Donnell as one of the most important voices in the media during the Trump era. For almost two years now, O’Donnell has kept a laser like focus on the president and those complicit in allowing his rise to power. He has been utterly relentless and his message has …Continue […]

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Breitbart: Trump is Not Racist Because He Likes Asian Workers

In the small minds of the Alt Right bros who write for Breitbart, Donald Trump cannot be a racist because he doesn’t mind Asians coming to America to benefit the economy. After the shocking news broke about Trump decrying “shithole” nations like Haiti sending immigrants to the US, Breitbart …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Breitbart Readers Weigh in on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Engagement With Vicious Racism

As much as Breitbart.com attempts to portray itself as a respectable publication catering to the “silent majority”, it has and always will be a front for vicious white supremacy. The editorial team at the Alt Right cesspit have struck upon a clever ruse that keeps enough advertisers on the site …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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No, Elizabeth Warren Didn’t Lie About Being Native American Or Use it To Further Her Career

The Right Wing attack machine was in full swing after President Trump’s disgraceful ‘Pocahontas’ attack on Elizabeth Warren at a White House event honoring Native American veterans yesterday. Trump was supposed to be thanking the code talkers for their contributions to World War II, and had started …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Prominent Jewish Americans Give their Soul to Work for Racist Donald Trump

Along with many other black writers across the country, I have made former presidential candidate and now HUD Secretary Ben Carson the object of my disappointment in aligning himself with Donald Trump. Carson has been rightfully skewered for his ignorant political views and selling his …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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If You Hate ‘Antifa’, You Are a Fascist

On Sunday 4th, October 1936, my Jewish grandfather took to the streets of the East End in London and went to fight fascists marching through his neighborhood. The Battle of Cable Street was a defining moment in British history when domestic fascism was beaten back and London refused to bow to a …Continue reading Continue […]

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How to be Nice to Nazis

Apparently it was our lack of hospitality that caused all the death and injury in Charlottesville. As progressives, we need to take this to heart and promise to do better in the future. After all, the Nazis and a motley crew of their KKK, alt-right, and skinhead friends are coming to a town near …Continue […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: Trump’s Racial Ignorance and the Mythology of the ‘Lost Cause’

(Cover photo by Bob Cesca: The Virginia Monument, Gettysburg, PA.)The Banter Long Read: The violation was known as “vagrancy.” If you were a black man in the South following Reconstruction, and you were unable to show proof of employment on-demand to the police, you could be arrested and delivered …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Trump Claims He Didn’t Say Nazis and Anti-Fascists Are Morally Equivalent (He Did)

There’s a familiar pattern to the president’s incessant lying: he says something demonstrably false, gets destroyed by the press and public for lying, then he claims everyone else is lying about whatever it was he said. Over the past few days, Trump has explicitly stated that “both sides” were …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Every Vaguely Decent Person in Trump’s Administration Must Now Resign

Over the past few days, Donald Trump has refused to condemn white supremacists and Nazis, attempted to cover up his initial position, then reverted back to his original take labeling some of the thugs marching in Charlottesville “very fine people” and condemning anti-fascists. The public has been …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Charlottesville Happened Because White America Voted For Donald Trump

Tragedy struck Charlottesville, Virginia this past weekend, and once again, hatred is at the center of the conversation in America. White supremacists marched in the middle of the night showing their anger for the impending removal of the Robert E. Lee confederate statue. The following day, they …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Yes, You Can Blame Donald Trump For the White Supremacist March in Charlottesville

“We are determined to take our country back,” said former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke at the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia today. “We are going to fulfill the promises of Donald Trump. That’s what we believed in, that’s why we voted for Donald Trump. …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Breitbart Readers Display Frightening Racism Towards Michelle Obama

Last month, Breitbart editor Alex Marlow went on Real Time with Bill Maher to explain to the HBO host why Breitbart wasn’t a cesspool of racial hatred and misinformation. “The Breitbart editors are the most wonderful, diverse, influential journalists on the planet, and no one is interested in …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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