White Supremacist Campaigns for AR Governor at Tea Parties

Between Tea Party Express leader Mark Williams unabated racist attacks on the NAACP and now an avowed white supremacist campaigning to become Arkansas’ net governor at Tea Parties, it is abundantly clear that the NAACP had a point in saying that the tea parties tolerate racism, plain and simple. Little Green Footballs This could be… More White Supremacist Campaigns for AR Governor at Tea Parties

What Happened To Megyn Kelly’s Big Interest In The DOJ/New Black Panther Case?

News Hounds For weeks now, Megyn Kelly has been suggesting that scary black men with billyclubs are on their way to a voting booth near you, thanks to the racial favoritism of the Obama Justice Department supposedly at the heart of their decision not to prosecute a small band of fringe African American activists. Yet two days… More What Happened To Megyn Kelly’s Big Interest In The DOJ/New Black Panther Case?

Progress Report: Tea Party Racism Exists

Racism In The Tea Parties  In passing a resolution condemning the racist elements within the Tea Party this week, the NAACP set off a media firestorm over the merits of its charge against the right-wing movement. As the Atlantic’s Ta-Nehisi Coates notes, critics bemoaned the resolution as a silly stunt that “heightened division” and implied that racist… More Progress Report: Tea Party Racism Exists

It Seems Only Republicans Like Sarah Palin

The Plum Line The new Gallup poll shows a striking disconnect in public opinion about Sarah Palin: While her favorability ratings are significantly higher among Republicans than all the other 2012 GOP hopefuls, her negative ratings among Americans overall are also significantly higher than those of her GOP rivals. This is significant, I think, because it underscores… More It Seems Only Republicans Like Sarah Palin

The Top 5 Republicans Who Think The Tea Partiers Are Bad News

What?  You mean there are some Republicans who see through the astro-turfed crap that teabaggers are unloading on the media and low-information followers? TPMDC Maybe it’s just sour grapes, but sure seems like a lot of Republicans are hating on the tea party these days. Spurned GOPers ousted in primaries have been the most vocal, but… More The Top 5 Republicans Who Think The Tea Partiers Are Bad News