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Ladies and gentlemen, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III: In a brief defending its ban on citizens from six Muslim-majority countries, President Donald Trump’s Justice Department approvingly cited a segregation-era Supreme Court decision that allowed Jackson, Mississippi, to close public pools rather than integrate them. In the early 1960s, courts ordered Jackson to desegregate its public parks, […]
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The Sessions Press Conference

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On March 27, 2017
Above: Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III struck today. Attorney General Jeff Sessions made a surprise appearance at the White House press briefing Monday afternoon to urge sanctuary cities to change their policies, noting that the Department of Justice plans to deny them funding if they do not begin following federal […]
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If you are the Secretary of State for Alabama, well…. After Alabama’s Secretary of State John Merrill promoted the state’s voter ID law at a church service held Sunday to commemorate the anniversary of a civil rights milestone in Selma, patrons walked out. The service at Brown Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Alabama was […]

Racist in Chief

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On February 28, 2017

Donald Trump is showing the leadership one would expect in the aftermath of the racist murder of Indian engineers in Kansas. At some point, embarrassingly late begins to verge on something more disqui

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Today in Trump’s America

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On February 23, 2017
White people feel emboldened to kill people of color in Trump’s America. A Missouri man is accused of shooting and killing an Indian immigrant engineer he thought was Middle Eastern and wounding two others after shouting “get out of my country” and opening fire. Adam Purinton was arrested after fleeing Austin’s Bar and Grill, a […]

Preventing Panic?

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On February 21, 2017

As the Trump administration seeks to implement precisely what he said he would do and deport every undocumented immigrant in the country (although somehow I think the Irish undocumented immigrants won

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