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Mitch McConnell Says 'All Of Us' Should Cool It In Wake Of Trump's Racist Tweets
The Senate majority leader stopped short of calling the president's attacks on Democratic congresswomen racist.
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Anthony Scaramucci Calls Trump Attack On 4 Democrats 'Racist And Unacceptable'
The former White House communications director joined those condemning the man he briefly served.
Here’s The Disturbing History Of Segregated Swimming Pools And Amusement Parks
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Whites used to put nails at the bottom of pools in Cincinnati and pour bleach and acid in pools with black bathers in St. Augustine, Florida.
Kamala Harris Responds To People Who Don't Think She's 'Black Enough'
“It is challenging ... and to be honest with you, it is also hurtful," the Democratic senator said.
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Kellyanne Conway Asks Reporter His Ethnicity While Defending Trump's Racist Rant
The White House adviser tried to spin Trump's racist rhetoric against Reps. Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Ayanna Pressley.
Colbert Nails The Real Problem With Trump's Racist Attacks On Democrats
The president told women of color in Congress to "go back" to their own countries.
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'Are You OK With A Racist President, Republicans?' Asks Charlotte Observer
“Go back where you came from” is among the "worst of racist tropes," the North Carolina newspaper's editorial board said.
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Fox News' Shepard Smith Slams Trump's 'Xenophobic Eruption' Of 'Division'
But he avoided calling the president's attack on four Democratic congresswomen racism.
Donald Trump Continues To Show He’s Racist
The president's tweet targeting congresswomen of color is just the latest in a long list of examples.
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Twitter Users Slam Mitt Romney's 'Spineless' Reaction To Racist Trump Tweets
The Utah senator refused to answer a reporter's question on if he thought the president was racist.
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Trump Repeats Racist Remarks, Attacks Dems During White House Event
“If you hate our country, if you’re not happy here, you can leave,” he told reporters.
GOP Congressman Calls Trump's Racist Tweet 'Obviously Not Racist'
Rep. Andy Harris argued Trump might have meant that minority congresswomen should "go back" to their districts.
Some Media Outlets Still Refuse To Call Trump What He Is: Racist
Trump's tweets calling on four women of color in Congress to "go back" to other countries were racist, full stop. Not "racially charged." Racist.
Geraldo Rivera Launches Tone-Deaf Defense Of ‘My Friend’ Trump After Racist Rant
The Fox News personality claims Trump is "better than that" after racist Twitter rant against Democratic lawmakers.
Border Chief Was In Facebook Group That Joked About Migrant Deaths: Intercept
Chief Carla Provost criticized "completely inappropriate" posts from agents in the group, though she reportedly participated in the group last year.
Kirsten Gillibrand Delivers Powerful Explanation Of White Privilege
"Institutional racism is real,” the 2020 Democrat told a crowd in Ohio. “It doesn’t take away your pain or suffering. It’s just a different issue."
Georgia Landlord Evicted Tenant For Having Black Guests Over: ACLU Lawsuit
The lawsuit alleges Allen and Patricia McCoy repeatedly used racial slurs and physically threatened the tenant.
Pete Buttigieg Unveils ‘Douglass Plan’ To Combat Racial Inequality
The South Bend mayor's plan, named after abolitionist Fredrick Douglass, aims to tackle systemic racial inequalities across the country.
Tucker Carlson Taunts Critics After Racist Rant: Fox News Has My Back
Carlson launched into a new 20-minute attack against Rep. Ilhan Omar, saying she was "enraged" by America. She has called the Fox News host a "racist fool."
Tucker’s New ‘Racist’ Rant
Fox Pundit Tucker Carlson has once again been accused of racism after claiming that a Muslim congresswoman is proof of the “danger” of immigration.
Kristin Davis Tearfully Describes Racism Aimed At Her Black Daughter
The "Sex and the City" actress confronted her white privilege with Jada Pinkett Smith on "Red Table Talk."
Jill Biden Says She Was Surprised By Kamala Harris’ Attacks, But America ‘Didn’t Buy It’
"The one thing you cannot say about Joe is that he’s a racist," she said of her husband, the former vice president and 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful.
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Emmanuel Macron: Racism And Homophobia Will Not Be Tolerated At Soccer Matches
“We cannot become accustomed to homophobia and racism on the pretext that we are in a football stadium," the French president said.
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Pete Buttigieg Shuts Down Racist Suggestion To Reduce Racial Tensions In South Bend
A man at a local Democratic Party event suggested the mayor “tell the black people of South Bend to stop committing crime and doing drugs.”
Black Couple Shocked When Contractor Shows Up For Work With Confederate Flag
"You can continue to believe what you need to believe, sir," the wife told him. "But no, I cannot pay you for your services. Thank you, have a good day.”
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom Signs Bill Banning Hair Discrimination
The Democratic governor's signing of the CROWN Act makes California the first state to protect black people from hair discrimination.
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