10 craziest right-wing statements of the week –Tea Party meltdown edition

Salon 1. Justice Antonin Scalia: “The 14th Amendment protects all races, not only the blacks.” No friend of affirmative action, voting rights protections, or anything he deems “racial entitlements,” the high court’s least inhibited conservative was at it again this week during oral arguments in a case in which advocates for minorities are challenging Michigan’s voter-approved ban… More 10 craziest right-wing statements of the week –Tea Party meltdown edition

Eleven North Carolina Republicans Sponsor Resolution Saying Their State Can Ignore The Constitution

Apparently they’re taking issue with the First and Fourteenth Amendments… Think Progress The Constitution “does not grant the federal government and does not grant the federal courts the power to determine what is or is not constitutional” according to a resolution sponsored by North Carolina House Majority Leader Edgar Starnes (R) and ten of his fellow Republicans —… More Eleven North Carolina Republicans Sponsor Resolution Saying Their State Can Ignore The Constitution

Proposition 8 Ruled Unconstitutional

Justice, served well.  Next stop, Supreme Court of The United States… Salon “Proposition 8 serves no purpose, and has no effect, other than to lessen the status and human dignity of gays and lesbians in California, and to officially reclassify their relationships and families as inferior to those of opposite-sex couples.” With these resounding words… More Proposition 8 Ruled Unconstitutional

Scalia: Women Don’t Have Constitutional Protection Against Discrimination

Once again, Justice Antonin Scalia appears incourrigible in his delusional view of American civil liberties… Huffington Post The equal protection clause of the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution does not protect against discrimination on the basis of gender or sexual orientation, according to Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. In a newly published interview in the… More Scalia: Women Don’t Have Constitutional Protection Against Discrimination

Tennessee GOPer Curry Todd: Illegal Immigrants Will Multiply ‘Like Rats’ (VIDEO)

It seems disgusting racist rhetoric is quite prevalent among right-wingers.  This GOPer appears to be following his right-wing colleagues…. Huffington Post Tennessee State Rep. Curry Todd took his dissatisfaction with the birthright citizenship clause in the 14th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution to a strange level this week, when he suggested that pregnant immigrants will “multiply” like “rats” if… More Tennessee GOPer Curry Todd: Illegal Immigrants Will Multiply ‘Like Rats’ (VIDEO)