DHS was bypassed to produce bogus terror report; ‘Trump Effect’ becomes a major issue; CBP violated court order to enforce first travel ban; and more.
Daily Beast: Trump team bypassed DHS analysts to produce bogus report on terrorism.
Teen Vogue: It’s time we talk about the ‘Trump Effect’ on kids – because it’s becoming a major issue.
Mother Jones: Trump’s ‘voter fraud’ commission is dead, but the controversy around it keeps growing.
Media Matters: DHS senior adviser who has worked on travel ban claimed that ‘true’ Muslims can’t ‘mingle with other faiths.’
Slate: A startling new report shows how Customs and Border Protection violated court orders to enforce Trump’s first travel ban.
AlterNet: Republicans just don’t – or won’t – understand that racism runs deep in American education.
Rewire: Here’s the memo from the Christian hate group sowing panic about marriage equality.
Rolling Stone: How Houston’s religious right launched the anti-LGBT ‘bathroom bill’ movement.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO): St. Charles man indicted on two terrorism charges in Nebraska Amtrak incident.
Missoulian (MT): Cliven Bundy draws crowds of supporters, detractors at first public appearance.
CNN: Man accused of hate crime, murder goes on trial in neighbor’s killing in Tulsa.
Daily Mail (UK): Accused killer of gay Ivy League student was a white nationalist whose social media posts were filled with hate.
Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, FL): White supremacist in murder-for-hire sting sentenced to 40 years in prison.
St. Louis American (MO): Parkway school board candidate has a history of racially offensive tweets.
Think Progress: ‘If black shoot them’: Former Kentucky police chief’s racist Facebook messages revealed.
Raw Story: Atlanta gay bar faces backlash over owner’s racist Facebook posts calling Obama a ‘nigger.’
Little Village Mag (Iowa City, IA): Man wearing ‘Pepe’ shirt puts up pro-white stickers at mall, then tries to hide.
Huffington Post: The last time neo-Nazis marched in Tennessee, I wound up in a high-speed chase with antifascists.
Star-Tribune (Minneapolis, MN): KKK group from North Carolina tries recruiting members in rural Minnesota.