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Hatewatch Headlines, 11/24/14

Posted in Hatewatch Headlines by Hatewatch Staff on November 24, 2014 - 2:14 pm

IREHR: Tea Party activists seething over President Obama’s immigration-reform order.

Right Wing Watch: Five of the craziest conservative reactions to Obama’s immigration order, including race war and rebellion.

WPTV-TV (West Palm Beach, FL): Neo-Nazi William White gets 17-year sentence for threatening authorities after raid on compound.

HRC Blog: In a fabricated fight to save ‘the family,’ CWA’s top concern always boils down to stopping LGBT equality.

Raw Story: Kentucky fire chief refuses to help black family in auto accident: ‘We ain’t taking no niggers here.’

Reuters: Accused Aryan Brotherhood prison gang members indicted in Mississippi.

Talking Points Memo: Newspaper now says it ‘erred’ in running nativist cartoon of immigrants crashing Thanksgiving.


Hatewatch Headlines 11-21-14

Posted in Hatewatch Headlines by Hatewatch Staff on November 21, 2014 - 7:41 am

Media Matters: Chief Justice Rush Limbaugh declares President Obama’s immigration order ‘unconstitutional.’

Right Wing Watch: Kris Kobach wonders if a Hispanic majority would conduct ‘ethnic cleansing’ of U.S.

Salon: Incoming Nevada House Speaker has a history of racially incendiary remarks.

Raw Story: Alex Jones warns that globalists may assassinate Obama as a ‘false flag’ to promote gun control and health care.

Breitbart Unmasked: University of Arizona suspends fraternity after attack on Jewish house, accompanied by ‘discriminatory’ remarks.

USA Today: Entire Missouri powder-puff football team plays in blackface, principal shrugs it off.

Free Thought Project: Anonymous threatens Ku Klux Klan with retaliation over threats to kill Ferguson protesters.

Hatewatch Headlines 11/19/14

Posted in Hatewatch Headlines by Hatewatch Staff on November 19, 2014 - 8:00 am

Liberaland: Woman accused of KKK activity explains that some of her best friends are black.

Right Wing Watch: Donnie Swaggart claims that gay-rights activists would love to behead Christians.

Vice: The feds are trying to decimate the Aryan Brotherhood of Texas, and so far succeeding.

JoeMyGod: AFA head Tim Wildmon warns that the Human Rights Campaign has declared war on Christians.

Think Progress: Mississippi group seeks to have government declare Christianity the official state religion.

Talking Points Memo: Virginia students protest administrator’s tweet describing interracial couples as a ‘worst nightmare.’

Hatewatch Headlines 11/18/14

Posted in Hatewatch Headlines by Hatewatch Staff on November 18, 2014 - 8:34 am

Media Matters: GOA’s Larry Pratt says Obama opposes guns because ‘we might just use them’ on ‘tyrants’ like him.

Crooks and Liars: KKK threatens liberal blogger at her home for reporting on hackers’ unmasking of hate group.

Raw Story: Woman who disrupts Muslim prayer service says Drudge and God sent her.

Right Wing Watch: Brigette Gabriel says there’s ‘no chance’ Muslims will ever blend in with American culture.

Access ADL: Frosty Wooldridge, FAIR advisory board member, promotes racist views in anti-Semitic publication.

Think Progress: Alabama defends ban on LGBT marriage with work of ‘largely unbelievable’ experts.

Hatewatch Headlines 11/17/14

Posted in Hatewatch Headlines by Hatewatch Staff on November 17, 2014 - 8:21 am

Phoenix New Times: Ex-Minuteman leader Chris Simcox spurns plea deal, will proceed with trial on child-molestation charges.

Orlando Sentinel: Former Zimmerman supporter Frank Taaffe says he hopes grand jury testimony can help ‘make amends.’

City Pages (Minneapolis): KSTP doubles down with new report defending ‘Pointergate’ report on mayor and supposed gang sign.

Liberaland: Arizona-based ‘open carry’ activist issues ugly threats to moms’ gun-control group.

Raw Story: Anonymous responds to KKK’s Twitter taunts by hacking, taking over their account.

AlterNet: Here are 12 extremist right-wing cartoon characters we just voted into office.

Media Matters: Here’s how far-right gun extremist Larry Pratt keeps getting himself invited onto TV programs.

Hatewatch Headlines, 11/14/14

Posted in Hatewatch Headlines by Hatewatch Staff on November 14, 2014 - 8:34 am

Raw Story: Ku Klux Klan leader Frank Ancona defends threat of lethal force against Ferguson ‘terrorists.’

The IND: Add ‘misogynist’ to the bigoted resume of Louisiana school board candidate ‘Coach Don.’

Right Wing Watch: Glenn Beck warns that ‘revolutionaries will come and they will pull you out of your car and they will shoot you.’

Reuters: Frazier Glenn Cross has court hearing on Kansas murders as attorney asks for more time for evaluation.

Think Progress: Mayor, council ban abortion clinics from Georgia city to avoid the ‘drama’.

Fox 32 News (Chicago): ‘Sovereign citizen’ squatters take over, then are evicted from Chicago home.

New Statesman: Nicki Minaj’s Nazi-themed new music video so misguided, it only succeeds in offending everyone.

Hatewatch Headlines, 11/13/14

Posted in Hatewatch Headlines by Hatewatch Staff on November 13, 2014 - 8:32 am

Diversity Inc: Ferguson braces for grand-jury decision on whether to charge police officer in Brown’s death.

Riverfront Times: Missouri Ku Klux Klan leader claims the Ferguson protests are helping drive recruitment.

Right Wing Watch: Ben Carson will crack down on non-citizens by revoking their citizenship.

Phoenix New Times: Mesa’s ‘Red Mountain Tea Party’ hosts Bradlee Dean, the second hate group leader in a row.

The New Civil Rights Movement: Texas Tea Party state senator is working to enshrine religious discrimination in the state constitution.

Talking Points Memo: Colorado lawmaker who performed exorcism on Obama warns that there’s an anti-Jesus backlash.

Breitbart Unmasked: Hate crime victim’s response to perpetrator of bashing goes viral.

Hatewatch Headlines, 11/12/14

Posted in Hatewatch Headlines by Hatewatch Staff on November 12, 2014 - 8:34 am

Orlando Sentinel: Judge gives convicted white supremacist leader Faella six-month sentence for domestic terrorism.

Raw Story: California man blames Obama, black people after running over and killing a black man.

Right Wing Watch: Talk show host Stan Solomon speculates that President Obama is ‘a homosexual Muslim married to a man.’

Think Progress: Texas lawmaker wants a constitutional ‘license to discriminate’ against LGBT workers and customers.

Breitbart Unmasked: ‘Sovereign citizen’ led police in Mount Carmel, PA, on a two-hour chase.

Crooks and Liars: Nevada’s Cliven Bundy caucus takes aim at the BLM.


Hatewatch Headlines 11/11/14

Posted in Hatewatch Headlines by Hatewatch Staff on November 11, 2014 - 12:55 pm

Right Wing Watch: Conservative guru Richard Viguerie warns that any action on immigration reform will trigger a ‘civil war.’

Political Research Associates: Focus on the Family, Alliance Defending Freedom invade classrooms, curriculum around the globe.

JoeMyGod: White supremacists applaud Sixth Circuit Court for using their anti-LGBT arguments in upholding gay-marriage bans.

Good As You: ADF’s new marriage pamphlet equates current marriage equality backers with 1880s polygamists, 1960s segregationists.

Huffington Post: Haley Barbour makes ‘tar babies’ remark, then issues fake apology.

Media Matters: Sen. Rand Paul writes a foreword for Judge Napolitano, Confederate apologist and 9-11 conspiracy theorist.

Talking Points Memo: Ben Stein explains that the ‘real problem with race’ is the ‘self-defeating black underclass.’

Salon: Luke Russert, Joni Ernst, and the media’s bizarre refusal to cover the tide of extremism in the 2014 election.

Hatewatch Headlines 11/10/14

Posted in Hatewatch Headlines by Hatewatch Staff on November 10, 2014 - 7:52 am

Think Progress: Mayor accused of flashing ‘gang sign’ while posing with black voter-outreach worker.

Clarion-Ledger (Jackson, MS]: Mississippi group’s ballot petition aims to set aside a ‘Confederate heritage month’.

Right Wing Watch: AFA’s Bryan Fischer suggests Native Americans were justifiably removed from their land.

Media Matters: Fox News’ Geraldo Rivera explains that in ‘minority culture,’ they embrace the ‘thug ethic.’

Coeur d’Alene Press: New church affiliated with Chuck Baldwin’s ‘Liberty Church’ opens in northern Idaho.

Crooks and Liars: Texas prayer-breakfast attendees use obscenities, assault reporter for going live during prayers.