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Don't believe for a second that Trump's winning over black people | Opinion | NOLA.com

Donald Trump predicted in January 2016 that black people "are going to like me better than they like Obama." Because that boast sounded too crazy …

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The 17 Most Ridiculous Defenses Of Trump's Racist Remarks

Racism is a word that people throw around a lot, even in calmer political times — and when the American president referred to a selection of …

Racism

Is Trump carrying out a mass deportation? It feels that way to some

Arrests are up under the Trump administration, making many feel a mass deportation is under way.<p>Jan.17.2018 / 8:58 PM ET<p>WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s crackdown on immigrants may not look on paper like a mass deportation, but for many people it feels like one.<p>Statistically Trump’s sweep of …

Immigration

Deus Ex Arpaio

There was a time not too long ago in American politics when in order to win a party's nomination for pretty much any office, you had to be approved …

Elections

Why Conrad Black has Trump’s back

Kevin McCarthy owes his recent career good fortune to what might be called candy diplomacy. McCarthy, the House majority leader, was eating Starburst …

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Joe Arpaio's Campaign Risks Another Unnecessary GOP Senate Loss

Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio has announced he intends to run for the Senate seat being vacated by Republican Jeff Flake. Public and private …

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The Senate and You, Jeff Flake

Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake again took to the Senate floor to blast his party’s president — this time comparing President Donald Trump’s attacks on the …

Liberal View

Jeff Flake Condemns Trump’s Attacks On The Press And Compares Him To Stalin In A Stirring Speech

Republican Sen. Jeff Flake in his Senate floor speech directed at President Trump: “The free press is the despot’s enemy, which makes the free press the guardian of democracy.” https://t.co/IQIn7FGSrV pic.twitter.com/FO4hIpT6hl— CNN (@CNN) January 17, 2018<p>On Wednesday morning, outgoing Sen. Jeff …

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House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy met with birther movement activists in his office in 2013

<b>(CNN) —</b> House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy hosted members of the birther movement in his office for a meeting in 2013, where he was shown a video alleging then-President Barack Obama had forged documents related to his citizenship, activists at that meeting tell CNN.<p>Three birther activists — Mike …

U.S. Politics

In Honor of the Fake News Awards, 10 Times Trump Spread Fake News Since Taking Office

Trump announced his Fake News Awards on Wednesday night, so here are 10 moments where Trump himself shared fake news.<p>Ever since the creation of newspapers, there have been people screaming “Fake news!” about their contents. For the first time in history, though, the person screaming it the loudest …

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As Goes Trump, So Goes the GOP

Donald Trump is historically unpopular. At the end of 2017, the three major polling aggregators—the <i>HuffPost</i> Pollster<i>,</i> Real Clear Politics, and …

Politics

Local Arizona TV news failed to inform viewers about Joe Arpaio's extremist history

On January 9, former Maricopa County, AZ, Sheriff Joe Arpaio announced a run for Senate, seeking to replace Republican Sen. Jeff Flake, who is not …

Liberal View

Deedra Abboud is a Muslim, feminist activist running for U.S. Senate in the state of Arizona. A former immigration lawyer and a self-proclaimed “civil rights and social justice advocate,” Abboud is the progressive candidate Arizona needs to defeat Arpaio and his brand of racist politics. In addition to her legal career, Abboud’s community organizing efforts have

Deedra Abboud is a Muslim, feminist activist running for U.S. Senate in the state of Arizona. A former immigration lawyer and a self-proclaimed …

Liberal View

Jeff Flake’s Senate Seat Is The New Battleground For Trumpism

The Arizona Senate primary has already changed drastically over the last six months, with a series of surprise exits (Jeff Flake), entrances (Sheriff Joe), and changes in fortune (a Bannon endorsement). It’s another test of how to balance a Trump primary — and it could get way wilder.<p>When Arizona …

U.S. Politics

Clemency comes back to bite us and other comments

<b>Congressman: The Question Democrats Fear Most</b><p>According to Rep. Tom McClintock, that question is the same one Ronald Reagan posed in 1980 and again in …

Opinion

OMNIVORE: No Trumpism, only Republicanism

Disaster lies not in Trump, but in the conservative dream fulfilled

Jeff Flake

Immigrant-friendly policies make most whites feel welcomed, too | Ars Technica

Only Caucasian conservatives feel uncomfortable in a state that welcomes immigrants.<p>Immigration policy in the US has grown increasingly contentious, …

Latino News

Find the political courage to pass a clean DREAM Act now: Jose Mendez and Steven Volk (Opinion)

CLEVELAND -- <i>I came here in 2001 with my parents from Xochitepec, Mexico, when I was seven. Now 25, I work as a security guard in Cleveland, keeping</i> …

Immigration

Joe Arpaio Found Out He Admitted Guilt With Trump Pardon On Live TV

A segment on MSNBC Friday turned awkward for Joe Arpaio, the controversial former sheriff running for Senate in Arizona. The 85-year-old accepted an …

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The no-good, totally awful people running for Senate in Arizona

A parade of clowns is lining up for the vacant seat.<p>Now that former Trump administration “strategist” Steve Bannon has been cast out of Washington, …

Elections

Joe Arpaio to speak at GOP dinner, proving the GOP is coming unraveled

Arpaio will be the featured speaker at a Republican dinner in Nevada next month<p>Prior to being pardoned by the president in August, former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio was widely regarded as a toxic figure among the GOP establishment. Today's announcement that Arpaio will be featured as a guest …

U.S. Politics

Rep. McSally to Dems: 'Get Over' Idea of Clean Dream Act

Rep. Martha McSally said Monday that Democrats in Congress are wasting their time pursuing a no-strings-attached bill to give legal status to …

Conservative View

Meet Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the only person pardoned by US President Donald Trump

Newly announced Arizona Senate candidate Joe Arpaio is described as the toughest sheriff in America, and he's certainly the most controversial.<p>He's …

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The Trump administration, in its own words

<i>[This story has been optimized for offline reading on our apps. For a richer experience, you can find the full version of this story here. An Internet connection is required.]</i><p>It’s an understatement to say President Trump’s communication style departs from that of his predecessors. He launches …

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Is Trump a Racist? It's a Hard Call (For Morons).

You can take Trump's word for it that he's "not a racist."<p>Or, you can recall that ...<p>his real estate firm discriminated against black applicants in …

Liberal View

McSally Leads GOP Primary In Arizona

A new Data Orbital poll in Arizona finds Martha McSally (R) leading the GOP Senate primary with 31%, followed by Joe Arpaio (R) at 22% and Kelli Ward …

Martha McSally

Trump Calls Black and Brown Nations "Shitholes" - Drive These "Make America White Again" Fascists from Power!

- Advertisement -<p>Originally published at revcom.us<p>On January 11, Donald Trump, the <i>Piece of sh*t</i> of the U.S. (hereafter, "POSTUS"), came full out of …

Liberal View

Five Senate races worth watching in 2018

Democrats have a chance of winning back the Senate, but only if they can defend a host of vulnerable incumbents

Elections

Establishment favorite enters crowded Arizona Senate race with vow to fight Sharia law – VICE News

Martha McSally, the establishment favorite in the Republican primary for Jeff Flake’s Senate seat in Arizona, announced her candidacy on Friday afternoon by flying a World War II–era plane on a three-city tour of the state, where she told Washington Republicans to “grow a pair of ovaries.”<p>McSally, …

Martha McSally

The ABC meets ‘America’s toughest sheriff’ - 7.30

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