Category Archives: Hate Crimes

From Deep in the Heart of Racist Texas

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 Some People in Texas Hate President Obama and I Think I Know Why While not everyone who lives in Texas and who hates President Obama is racist, at least the darling Hee Haws who defaced this … Continue reading

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In Afghanistan, the Return of Stoning Deaths

Tuesday, August 17, 2010 Is this what President Obama is sending our troops to fight and die for? The New York Times reports: The Taliban on Sunday ordered their first public executions by stoning since their fall from power nine … Continue reading

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Anti-Gay Hate Crimes Skyrocket in Canada

Tuesday, June 15, 2010 For years, we’ve been told by Canadians that our neighbor to the north is far and away more tolerant and accepting of gay and lesbian people. Canadians love to point to the legalization of gay marriage … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Obama to Sign Gay Hate Crime Bill Wednesday

Monday, October 26, 2009 In 48 hours, President Obama will make history as he signs The Matthew Shepard & James Byrd Jr. Hate Crimes Prevention Act, this according to a source and reported by Ben Stein at Politico. Obama will give … Continue reading

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Senate Passes Gay Hate Crimes Bill

Friday, October 23, 2009 By a vote of 68-29, the U.S. Senate passed a hate crimes bill making violence against gays and lesbians a Federal crime on Thursday. The bill is expected to be signed by President Obama. The passage … Continue reading

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40 Years After Stonewall, Fort Worth, TX Cops Raid Gay Bar Gestapo-Style

Monday, June 29, 2009 The Fort Worth, TX police had a special gift for the queer community on the 40th anniversary of Stonewall. They raided the newly-opened Rainbow Lounge, arresting and beating numerous patrons, gestapo-style, for no apparent reason other … Continue reading

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Hate Groups Increase 40% During Bush Years

Saturday, January 17, 2009 The Southern Poverty Law Center, there are about 900 hate groups operating now in the U.S., a 40 percent increase from 2000. The vast majority of these groups promote white supremacist beliefs, and range from skinheads … Continue reading

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The McCain-Palin Lynch Mob

Thursday, October 9, 2008 Please meet the McCain-Palin lynch mob at a recent Sarah Palin rally in Strongsville, OH. I can’t say that all Obama-haters are racists but this group in Ohio is among the dumbest I have ever witnessed … Continue reading

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The Ugly Face of Christianity

Wednesday, January 23, 2008 The vile, homophobic Westboro Baptist Church, led by religious nutcase, Fred Phelps, today announced they will picket Heath Ledger’s funeral. Calling Ledger a “pervert” Phelps said their religious protest is intended to be a warning: “Be … Continue reading

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Senate Drops Gays from Hate Crimes Bill

I have two words for Sen. Majority Leader Harry Reid: FUCK YOU. The Democratically-controlled Senate dropped its insistence that Congress pass legislation expanding hate crime laws to include attacks on gays, after it became clear the measure wouldn’t pass the House, according … Continue reading

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Westboro Baptist Church Nailed for $11 Million

The price of deranged homophobia just got a whole lot more expensive. May the bigots of the Westboro Baptist Church enjoy bankruptcy. They can blame that on the gays too. The Hays Daily News reports: BALTIMORE (AP) — The father of a fallen … Continue reading

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BREAKING  Within the hour, the U.S. Senate by a vote of 60-39 approved an expanded Federal hate crimes law to include crimes motivated by gender, sexual orientation, or disability of the victims. The vote retained the required 60 votes needed to prevent a … Continue reading

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Adios, Asshole

As first reported on this blog August 25th, embattled Attorney General Alberto “Gonzo” Gonzales, resigned this morning. The Washington Post reports: Embattled Attorney General Alberto R. Gonzales has resigned from his post, according to an administration official, ending a controversial cabinet … Continue reading

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Gonzo Resigning?

Is Attorney General Alberto “Gonzo” Gonzales resigning? The buzz among top Bushies is that beleaguered Gonzo finally plans to depart and will be replaced by Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff. Why Chertoff? Officials say he’s got fans on Capitol Hill, is untouched … Continue reading

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The Hateful Face of Christianity

For at least one Arlington, TX church, hatred of gay people trumps respect for the dead. And so it goes for the High Point Church. The so-called “church” volunteered to host a funeral Thursday, then reneged on the invitation when it discovered the dead man’s … Continue reading

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41% Say Gonzales Should Resign

According to the latest Rasmussen Reports survey, 41% think embattled Attorney General Alberto Gonzales should resign. Only 28% of Americans now have a favorable opinion of Gonzales. That’s down from 32% in the previous Rasmussen Reports survey. A whopping 51% hold an unfavorable view … Continue reading

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Gonzales Hid Bush’s Drunk-Driving Past

When Alberto R. Gonzales was asked during his January 2005 confirmation hearing whether the Bush administration would ever allow wiretapping of U.S. citizens without warrants, he initially dismissed the query as a “hypothetical situation.” But when Sen. Russell Feingold (D-WI) … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“We invited White House officials and Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee to defend Attorney General Gonzales. We had no takers.” – Chris Wallace, FOX Noise anchor 

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