Hatewatch Headlines 5/10/2016
Bundys file lawsuits, complain about prison; Team Trump a collection of bigots and crazies; Simcox jury selection begins; and more.
The Hill: Cliven Bundy files lawsuit against President Obama, Harry Reid in hopes of getting charges dismissed.
Oregon Public Broadcasting: From prison, Ammon and Ryan Bundy complain of poor jail conditions, unpalatable food.
Right Wing Watch: Meet the bigoted, unhinged conspiracy theorists who make up Donald Trump’s team.
The Daily Beast: Ku Klux Klan’s Trump fans rip the ‘liberal media’ for making them look ‘too racist.’
Huffington Post: Here’s actual evidence that racial fear benefits the Tea Party, and probably Trump too.
KPNX-TV (Phoenix): Jury selection begins for Minuteman founder Simcox’s child molestation trial.
Media Matters: Fox’s Tucker Carlson opines that discrimination against trans students is a ‘frivolous’ issue.
Portland Press Tribune (ME): Gay couple believes torching of Canaan home was a hate crime, but police suspect money dispute.
Arkansas Online: Man accused of threatening Arkansas mayors over Common Core, religion in schools sent back to jail.
Think Progress: Racial life-expectancy gap shrinks to the smallest in American history.