Do I know The Guy Holding the Flag???????????? Photo: Getty Images The white supremacist Ku Klux Klan has received approval from South Carolina officials to hold a pro-Confederate flag rally at the state capitol, a newspaper reported on Monday, less than two weeks after a white man shot dead nine [...]
Posts Tagged ‘Hypocrisy’
ERICACBARNETT Dozens of immigrants and refugees whose families fled Vietnam during the Vietnam War and its aftermath booed, shouted “No!” and chanted “USA! USA! Vietnam!” after city council member Kshama Sawant gave an impassioned speech explaining her (apparently unexpected) vote agai[...]
“Know this: For good and for bad, whether it is on the statehouse grounds or in a museum, the flag will always be a part of the soil of South Carolina.”.
“South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley said Monday that it’s ‘time to move’ the Confederate flag away from the grounds of the South Carolina statehouse.” But … “There will be some in our state who will see this as a sad moment. I respect that.” “Know t[...]
Here in Seattle Kshama Sawant and Pramila Jayapal have strongly identified themselves as people of color. some call them”browns.” I find this disturbing, an effort to pass for one of America’s horribly mistreated minorities ought to be bas sed on more than a good tan. The i[...]
A PROPOSAL: Since folks in South Carolina so love their guns and southern traditions, maybe the state could hold a raffle for the opportunity shoot the damn thing down!
Maybe the Palmetto State could hold a raffle for the opportunity to shoot the damn thing down!? I would buy a ticket, especially if I could use shotgun! A PROPOSAL Confederate flag boosters have continued to fight removal of South Carolina’s flag, accusing those who characterize the banner[...]
Over in the comments thread and in personal emails (to me and my attorney) My brother in law William Quick , an explant to Charleston, is calling me demented for my posts about South Carolina and the dreadful murders at the AME church. I responded in the comment thread, but think the response should[...]
HUNT VS. DOLEZAL (UPDATED) POWERLINE JUNE 15, 2015 BY STEVEN HAYWARD In my “Who Turned the Crazy Machine Up to 11” post last Friday, I noted the breaking stories of Rachel Dolezal, the race-hustling Social Justice Warrior of Spokane, and Tim Hunt, the University of London Nobel Prize winning b[...]
Just a year after buying her home in the rapidly gentrifying Leschi neighborhood, Kshama Sawant, our City Councilor, has made $200,000! According to Zillow, Sawant’s $345,000 house is now worth $547,000. This is great news for Dr. Sawant. Even as a Ph.D. economist in rural Indian economics, o[...]