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Eric Holder’s racialist hypocrisy

Posted by: Phineas on August 28, 2013 at 3:31 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Remember when Eric Holder threatened to seek civil rights charges against George Zimmerman in the wake of his acquittal in the killing of Trayvon Martin? Remember how he sued states,  claiming that their voter identification laws harmed the civil rights of minority Americans? Remember how he sued Louisiana for providing school vouchers, charging […]

 

#GZtrial: Zimmerman to ask state of Florida to take care of up to $300k in legal bills

Posted by: ST on August 27, 2013 at 11:47 am » 10 Comments

Via the Orlando Sentinel (hat tip): George Zimmerman, the Neighborhood Watch volunteer who killed Trayvon Martin, plans to ask the state of Florida to cover $200,000 to $300,000 of his legal expenses, his attorney told the Orlando Sentinel Monday evening. Because Zimmerman was acquitted, state law requires Florida to pay all his legal costs, minus the […]

 

Good News: Ft. Hood shooter found guilty, eligible for death penalty

Posted by: Phineas on August 23, 2013 at 6:08 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas You wanted to wage jihad fi sabil Allah, Nidal Hasan? Fine. You can also hang for it: Army Maj. Nidal Hasan was convicted Friday in the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood, a shocking assault against American troops at home by one of their own who said he opened fire on fellow soldiers to […]

 

Props to @DonLemonCNN regarding his contributions to the national convo on race

Posted by: ST on August 12, 2013 at 7:27 pm » 3 Comments

In the days and weeks following the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, many pundits, politicos, and average Joe and Jane Americans were calling for the national dialogue on race we’ve needed to have for a long time but can’t thanks to lifetime race hustlers like Rev. Al Sharpton, Rev. Jesse Jackson, and their race-baiting […]

 

This Happened: Huffington Post magazine cover photoshops a hoodie onto MLK

Posted by: ST on July 26, 2013 at 10:26 am » 4 Comments

The popular far left website has a print edition as well, and this is this week’s cover: From the site: In this week’s issue, against the backdrop of the Trayvon Martin case, the decision weakening the Voting Rights Act, and Detroit’s bankruptcy, Howard Fineman looks at how far we still are from true equality for […]

 

Hateful George Zimmerman helps rescue family of four from SUV crash

Posted by: ST on July 22, 2013 at 6:15 pm » 6 Comments

In case you haven’t heard: George Zimmerman, who has not been seen publicly since his acquittal in the murder of Trayvon Martin earlier this month, surfaced last week to rescue an unidentified family trapped in an overturned vehicle on a Florida highway, police said Monday. Sanford Police Department Capt. Jim McAuliffe told Fox News that […]

 

The “corruption and irrelevance” of the civil rights establishment

Posted by: Phineas on July 22, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 5 Comments

**Posted by Phineas There’s a great article by Shelby Steele in the Wall St. Journal on the decline and decay of the American civil rights movement, a fall made almost inevitable by its very success.  And, on the so-called leaders of today’s movement, Steele nails the real reasons they went after George Zimmerman: to pretend they’re still […]

 

Illinois state legislator: “Maybe the police are killing some of these kids”

Posted by: Phineas on July 21, 2013 at 3:06 pm » 9 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The stupid, it burns: Illinois State Representative Monique Davis is blaming the Chicago Police Department for the high number of killings in the Windy City. She is not just blaming the CPD for bad policing, though. She wonders if the police are doing some of the killing. Davis, a House member from […]

 

(Video) The lynching of George Zimmerman

Posted by: Phineas on July 21, 2013 at 1:55 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas In one of the best Afterburners in a while (1), Bill Whittle looks at the trial of George Zimmerman for killing Trayvon Martin and proclaims it nothing less than one of the great civil rights violations of our time — a violation of Zimmerman’s rights: This information about Martin’s use of “Lean” […]

 

Wishful thinking: Imagining President Obama’s response to the #Gosnell verdict

Posted by: ST on July 19, 2013 at 7:53 pm » 9 Comments

Our celebrity President finally weighed in today on the “not guilty” verdict in the George Zimmerman trial and – as usual – had to make it about himself: President Obama publicly and personally addressed the Trayvon Martin case for the first time since George Zimmerman was acquitted nearly a week ago, relating his own experiences […]