Thursday night, Bill O’Reilly “just asked” in his Talking Points commentary, “Is there a civil war brewing in the U.S.A.?” However, his immediate goal was not to enlighten anyone but to demonize anti-Trump protesters as dangerous traitors. I think there was another, darker agenda, too.
Sean Hannity teamed up with his bigotry bro, Rudy Giuliani, to blame the violence in Charlotte, North Carolina last night, in the wake of yet another African American man shot and killed by police, on President Barack Obama.
He's a minister of something, but I'm pretty sure it has nothing to do with religion.
Why yes, Sean Hannity, you are a racist.
O’Reilly smeared the group of #StopHateDumpTrump liberals by calling them “radical totalitarian loons” who want to stifle political speech, but O’Reilly has a long record of trying to intimidate and silence those he disagrees with and giving a pass to the radical right.
Cliven Bundy’s sons have joined a group of militia, who may be armed, in seizing and occupying a federal building. But Fox News is, predictably, downplaying the threat of violence and the outrageousness of the behavior of their former BFF’s sons.