Category: Politics

How the Left Can Stop Arguing and Beat Trump

At the same moment neo-Nazis with torches were marching on Charlottesville earlier this month, some of the most prominent activists and organizers in the progressive movement were gathered in Atlanta at the Netroots Nation conference…

The Battle Over White Nationalism at Texas A&M

Wearing cowboy boots and jeans, Preston Wiginton has stepped onto the Texas Capitol lawn to denounce the recent move by Texas A&M University to prohibit a “White Lives Matter” rally he had planned for September….

Why Trump Can’t Quit the Alt-Right

Illustration by Victor Juhasz Well, it’s over now – right? He may have three and a half years left in office, but Donald Trump is finished. The Charlottesville tragedy was the final stake through the…

The History of White Supremacy in America

The angry men marching in Charlottesville, Virginia, this past weekend seemed alien to many Americans. They shouted “Blood and Soil,” imitating the Nazi slogan “Blut and Boden” – meaning that the blood must be racially…

Arnold Schwarzenegger to Neo-Nazis: Your Heroes are Losers

In the wake of the horrific events in Charlottesville last Saturday that left one anti-hate protestor dead and at least 19 injured, Arnold Schwarzenegger called out Donald Trump as well as “Neo-Nazis, the White Nationalists…

Donald Trump’s Golf Course Plaque Honors Fake Civil War Battle

A 2015 report about a factually inaccurate plaque featured at Donald Trump‘s Northern Virginia Trump National Golf Club has resurfaced this week in light of the president’s controversial remarks about the violent weekend in Charlottesville…