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ON THIS DAY: September 15, 2016

September 15th is Greenpeace Day * International Dot Day * Felt Hat Day National Crème de Menthe Day National RAINN Day * (Rape-Abuse-Incest National Network) UN International Day of Democracy ____________________________________________________________ MORE!  Autumn Festivals, Charles Darwin, and The Lone Ranger, … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day for July 3, 2015: Regarding Two Terrorist Groups That Claim to Be Religious

Posted by Elaine Magliaro According to the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), the Ku Klux Klan, which has a long history of violence, is the oldest and most infamous of American hate groups. The SPLC said, “Although black Americans have typically … Continue reading

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Stateside South Carolina: Ku Klux Klan Planning Rally at Statehouse to Protest Removal of Confederate Flag

By Elaine Magliaro Andrew Shain of the News & Observer reported today that South Carolina state officials had confirmed that the Ku Klux Klan is planning to hold a rally at the State House next month. According to Shain, the Loyal White Knights of … Continue reading

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“Whip Steve Scalise”: A Mark Fiore Political Cartoon Video

By Elaine Magliaro Late last year, I wrote a post about the House Majority Whip titled Steve Scalise Confirms He Spoke at White Supremacist Conference in 2002. In addition to speaking at that conference, the third most powerful man in … Continue reading

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House Majority Whip Steve Scalise Confirms He Spoke at White Supremacist Conference in 2002

By Elaine Magliaro News broke this week that House majority whip, Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.), spoke at a conference hosted by the white supremacist group European-American Unity and Rights Organization (EURO) twelve years ago. Huffington Post reported today that Louisiana political blogger Lamar … Continue reading

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One More Scene from “Post Racial” America: Texas School Board Member Apologizes for KKK ‘White Christmas’ Facebook Post

By Elaine Magliaro Yesterday, KTAL TV reported that Chris Harris, a board member for the Hooks Independent School District, apologized after he posted an image of a Ku Klux Klan member with a caption reading “I’m dreaming of a white Christmas” to his … Continue reading

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Preparations Are Being Made for the “Coming Storm” in Ferguson, Missouri

By Elaine Magliaro On Monday, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency. The FBI also issued a bulletin “warning of likely violence across the country as a St. Louis County grand jury concludes its investigation of Ferguson police … Continue reading

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Ku Klux Klan Distributes Fliers in Virginia…Insists It’s Not a Hate Group

BY ELAINE MAGLIARO Two weeks ago, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reported a story about the Ku Klux Klan distributing fliers in several neighborhoods in Chesterfield County, Virginia. The fliers—which were said to contain a hotline number, an email address, and two … Continue reading

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Laser Klan: A KKK Science Fiction and Fact Post

BY ELAINE MAGLIARO Last week, Stephen Colbert aired a segment on his Comedy Central show about the Ku Klux Klan titled Laser Klan. Colbert got the idea for the segment from a 2013 news story about a General Electric Co. … Continue reading

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