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What Are Thooose! Klan member caught wearing FUBU shoes at rally

Obviously, members of the Ku Klux Klan aren’t the brightest folks around. Still, when an ironic moment involving a Klan member arises, we can all unite in appreciation, without feeling guilty over mocking their stupidity. When George Chidi showed up to film a Klan rally in Georgia, he came across the man shown in the video below, who held a ... Read More »

Baseball Legend Hank Aaron Likens Obama Opponents To KKK

Baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron compared Republicans that oppose President Barack Obama to the Ku Klux Klan.

Speaking to USA Today Tuesday on the 40th anniversary of his then record-breaking 715th home run, the 80-year-old Aaron said that Republicans are hindering Obama’s job performance.

“Sure, this country has a black president, but when you look at a black president, President Obama is left with his foot stuck in the mud from all of the Republicans with the way he’s treated,” Aaron toldUSA Today Sports.

Aaron continued: “The bigger difference is that back then they had hoods. Now they have neckties and starched shirts.”

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University of Washington emails compare Tea Party to the KKK

The University of Washington sent an eNewsletter to all alumni promoting the work of Christopher Parker, a political science professor at the school, Campus Reform reported. In four separate instances throughout the correspondence, the university asked recipients, “Is the Tea Party like the Ku Klux Klan?” Parker explores similarities between the two groups in his new book, “Change They Can’t Believe In: The Tea Party and Reactionary Politics in Contemporary America.”

 

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Allen West: Obama doesn’t share our racial experiences

“[Y]ou know, the president came out and started talking about civility in our dialogue,” West said. “Where is President Obama? You know, here we have the guy that is supposedly the first African-American president and we’re supposed to be celebrating this end of racial animosity. But I think it has gotten even worse and I think that the president should be speaking out about this...

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