Ah, nothing like the gun nuts, keeping it classy.
Those angry right-wing truckers are still promising that at least 3,000 of their number will be showing up in Washington, D.C., this weekend to bring traffic along the Beltway to a grinding halt as part of a protest of what organizers call “the blatant disregard of our Constitution”.
Rick Joyner, one of the leading lights of the Christian Dominionist movement, recently told his television audience that democracy has failed in America, and that the nation’s only hope, in light of the looming “tyranny” of the Obama administration, is “a military takeover – martial law.”
Even though it has been more than three years since the national Minutemen organization based in Arizona, and run by movement cofounder Chris Simcox, shuttered its operations, there are still would-be vigilante militiamen out patrolling the Arizona desert on the lookout for illegal border crossers. And because they are smaller cells and increasingly radical, they are proving to be a real problem.
Now there's a match made in someplace very warm: Ex-Police Chief Mark Kessler and noted radio hate-talker Pete Santilli will now be doing a radio show together.
Some people think it might be better to just ignore neo-Nazis like the group trying to turn rural Leith, N.D., into a white-supremacist enclave. We explain why they are dead wrong.
You may recall that little town in North Dakota where a neo-Nazi was buying up property and trying to set up a white-supremacist enclave. Well, people in the town are stepping up and saying no. And here's how you can help.
Anti-gay activist Scott Lively now claims that he inspired Russian President Vladimir Putin to sign a ban on “homosexual propaganda” into law. Oh, and by the way, President Obama seems also to probably be the Antichrist.
If you needed a reminder where those folks on the far right who naive mainstream Democrats keep mistakenly treating as rational actors are coming from, just survey the "secessionist" campaigns in various states, most notably Maryland at present.
We've all been shocked at the vicious nature of Russia's official embrace of anti-gay politics, but we should all be deeply concerned too -- because what we appear to be witnessing is the descent of post-Communist Russia into a fascist state.
The would-be organizers of The Citadel -- the latest entry in the long-running saga of right-wing extremists who try to move to the Idaho woods to get away from evil liberals and brown people -- are the subject of a thorough IREHR investigation.
I thought the nativists who populate the Republican Party in Arizona would at least have enough sense and basic decency to just run away from Chris Simcox after his arrest on child-molestation charges. I was wrong.
Freed from the constraints of running semi-permanently for president, Ron Paul is letting his skirts down by appearing as a speaker at a convention of some of the most fascistic far-right global ideologues in the business.
Join us for a conversation about the sham of "border security" raised as an issue by conservatives in the ongoing debate over immigration reform.
The right-wing talk about "border security" has always been just a verbal rubric pasted over the real source of these nativists’ anxieties. It was a coded phrase for the underlying intention: “Keep out the brown people.”