Vendor Sells ‘Official Runnin’ N****r Target’ At South Dakota Gun Show

TPM LiveWire A vendor at a gun show this weekend in Sioux Falls, S.D. was spotted selling shooting targets with a cartoonish depiction of a black man and bearing the words “Official Runnin’ N****r Target,” television station KSFY reported on Sunday. While a crew from KSFY was reporting on the “Collector’s Classic Gun Show,” one… More Vendor Sells ‘Official Runnin’ N****r Target’ At South Dakota Gun Show

Florida Republican Hurled N-Word Because He Was ‘Protecting’ Himself

TFC readers, indulge me for a moment.  To some I may be making too much out of this particular incident, but my thinking is that this is a microcosm of a much larger issue. The Civil Rights movement and the simultaneous Democratic leadership in Washington DC  (up to 1982 when Reagan took office) seemed to quell these types… More Florida Republican Hurled N-Word Because He Was ‘Protecting’ Himself

Clippers Owner Donald Sterling Tells Girlfriend: Don’t Bring Black People To My Games

This attitude is prevalent around the country but “political correctness” prevents it from being more overt than it already is. This guy is not an atypical example.  In fact, stats will show that racism is alive and well all over the country, particularly in the South. Some TFC readers might wonder why I post a lot… More Clippers Owner Donald Sterling Tells Girlfriend: Don’t Bring Black People To My Games

Paul Ryan Claims Black Men Are Lazy And The Cause Of Poverty In This Country

I had to take a deep breath on this one… Paul Ryan has fallen into the Tea Party, KKK, Citizens’ Councils of America now known as the  Council of Conservative Citizens and other racist organization stereotypes of the “Lazy Black Man” which has existed throughout this nation’s racist  history. PoliticusUSA Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) was on the conservative radio show ‘Morning In… More Paul Ryan Claims Black Men Are Lazy And The Cause Of Poverty In This Country

Conservative Writer Declares White Supremacy ‘One Of The Best Arrangements In History’

I guess Mr. Derbyshire  is waiting for the South to rise again, as well… Addicting Info Former National Review writer John Derbyshire has been a disgrace to his profession and his country for over a decade. He wrote for the conservative publication for 12 years until he was fired for publishing a piece in Taki’s Magazine.… More Conservative Writer Declares White Supremacy ‘One Of The Best Arrangements In History’

Catholic Leaders Call On Gingrich And Santorum To ‘Stop Perpetuating Ugly Racial Stereotypes’ About Poverty

Finally, voices of reason.  It should be noted here that both Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum are Catholics… Think Progress Faith in Public Life reports that more than 40 Catholic leaders and theologians across the country are calling on two of their “fellow Catholics,” GOP contenders Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum, to stop using divisive rhetoric  about… More Catholic Leaders Call On Gingrich And Santorum To ‘Stop Perpetuating Ugly Racial Stereotypes’ About Poverty

Coulter: ‘Our Blacks Are So Much Better Than Their Blacks’

Are Teapublicans systematically trying to turn back the clock on race relations? Gawker Whose blacks are the best blacks? Ann Coulter knows: “Our blacks are so much better than their blacks,” she tells Sean Hannity while discussing Herman Cain and the sexual harassment allegations he’s facing. “Our,” of course, being conservatives (and not, say, the Coulter family);… More Coulter: ‘Our Blacks Are So Much Better Than Their Blacks’

Racism to blame for Obama’s problems, key Democrat says

Well, I’m just shocked!  Shocked, I tell you, to find out that racism is to blame for Obama’s problems (sarcasm). However, I prefer to call it Obama Derangement Syndrome. You know, it sounds more politically correct. The truth of the matter is, Rep. Clyburn is spot on! McClatchy House Assistant Democratic Leader Jim Clyburn, the highest-ranking… More Racism to blame for Obama’s problems, key Democrat says

Sarah Palin: ‘Just too easy’ to criticize Common’s White House appearance

This woman has been so marginalized to the political sidelines recently, that she had to “go there” to get any attention at all.   This part of her statement says it all in terms of her “deep-seated” (to borrow a term from Glenn Beck) racist attitude: “The White House’s judgment on inviting someone who would glorify cop… More Sarah Palin: ‘Just too easy’ to criticize Common’s White House appearance