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Trump Voters Are Whining They Want “Respect” Because They’re Terrified Of The Blue Wave

The cold wind of fear is gripping Trump country and it’s pretty damn funny. Paul Waldman writes: In the endless search for the magic key that Democrats can use to unlock the hearts of white people who vote Republican, the hot new candidate is “respect.” If only they cast off their snooty liberal …Continue reading […]

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Alabama Continues To Honor The Sin of Slavery

The state of Alabama continues to stain the nation as it shows us one of the many ways America’s racist legacy persists. Every fourth Monday in April, Alabama consciously chooses to honor hate and the myth of white supremacy by celebrating Confederate Memorial Day – a state holiday, meaning …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Study: Trump Voters Angry About Being Replaced By Women, Minorities

Right after the 2016 election, conventional wisdom dictated that the Democratic Party should kick all those pesky minority groups and their “identity politics” to the curb and chase after the (white) “working class” vote that allegedly won the election for Donald Trump. After all, economic anxiety …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Racist Murderer Dylan Roof Has An Equally Racist And Depraved Sister

Three years after her brother Dylann killed 9 black people in a church in Charleston for the crime of not being white, Morgan Roof made sure to let the world know that hate runs in the family: The younger sister of convicted mass murderer Dylann Roof — who gunned down nine parishioners at a …Continue […]

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Jeff Sessions Just Admitted American Law Enforcement Is For White People

During a speech at the National Sheriff’s Association winter conference Monday morning, America’s first Confederate Attorney General Jeff Sessions accidentally (or maybe not so accidentally) admitted out loud what the black community has been saying for decades (centuries?): American law …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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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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MEMBERS ONLY: The XFL Will Be Football For Angry White Republican Voters

White Republican voters are in the middle of a slow motion Civil War redux and instead of simply lopping off part of the country and declaring themselves free from the United States and its annoying ban on slavery, the are walling themselves off in an alternate reality. There, they hope they can be …Continue reading […]

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Martin Luther King’s Dream is the Unending Nightmare of Republican Voters

On this, the first MLK Day of the 21st Century with a full blown white nationalist in the Oval Office, let’s take a moment to reflect on why we are where we are. Yes, Corporate America has spent billions dumbing down the conservative movement. Yes, the Republican Party is filled with literal …Continue reading Continue […]

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Fox News Swoons Over Trump’s “Sh*thole” Slur

After the news broke that the Donald Trump said, out loud, “Why do we want all these people from ‘shithole countries’ coming here?”, Fox News took to the air to essentially celebrate it. This is the hate speech they live for and they couldn’t wait to baptize it as presidential. According to …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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Another Misguided Article About “Understanding Trump Supporters” Fails to Understand Trump Supporters

Andrés Miguel Rondón is a Venezuelan economist trying to warn America about how not to deal with a populist dictator like Donald Trump: If you’re among the majority of Americans who oppose Trump, you can’t understand why. And it’s making you furious. I saw the same thing happen in my native …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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It’s Cute That Bernie Still Thinks Trump Voters Were Motivated by “Economic Anxiety”

Bernie Sanders is out campaigning for 2020 and that has a lot of his followers excited. The problem is that his 2020 campaign sounds an awful lot like his 2016 campaign which means he’s not going to be the nominee again: He advocated for the policies that are familiar to anyone who followed the …Continue […]

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Identity Politics Won Virginia

Tuesday night, white men in Virginia voted overwhelmingly (63%) for Ed Gillespie (after he ran an incredibly racist campaign. White women voted for him by a slim (51%) but convincing margin as well despite Gillespie embracing Trumpism, the wholesale rolling back of women’s reproductive rights. Even …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Identity Politics Won Virginia

Tuesday night, white men in Virginia voted overwhelmingly (63%) for Ed Gillespie (after he ran an incredibly racist campaign. White women voted for him by a slim (51%) but convincing margin as well despite Gillespie embracing Trumpism, the wholesale rolling back of women’s reproductive rights. Even …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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John Kelly is Right: The North Refused to Compromise on the Abomination of Slavery

On Monday, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly doubled down on his lies about Rep. Frederica Wilson by refusing to apologize and then finished off what little was left of his credibility by spouting “Lost Cause” Civil War nonsense:The comments, made on the debut night of conservative media host …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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Steve Scalise: Saved by a Black Lesbian, Still a Bigoted Homophobe

Republican House of Representative Steve Scalise was a disgusting racist prior to being shot on a baseball field in an incident that nearly claimed his life. His political career up until that point has been a predictable brand of right-wing conservatism that aimed to inflict as much damage on …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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5 Ways White People Can Fight White Supremacy

Contrary to popular belief, not every piece of correspondence received by writers at The Root begins with “You’re the racist” or “Not all white people … ” For every piece of hate mail received by black writers who discuss race and racism in America, there are as many from white people who contact us with […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: Revealed at Last, a Patriotic Form of Black Protest That White People Won’t Object To

The Banter Long Read: As if we needed a reminder about how racist America is, this past week the nation freaked out over mostly black athletes peacefully and quietly taking a knee during the national anthem to protest police brutality. This has once again reinforced the unspoken rule that angry …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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