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Donald Trump Jr.’s Tweet About ‘Racist Air’ Epically Backfires

Donald Trump Jr. mocked a news story, which highlighted how air pollution is disproportionately affecting Black and Hispanic communities. Last year, scientists from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published a study documenting that Blacks and Hispanics were more likely to be exposed to air pollution, even though whites were more…

George Takei Was Falsely Labeled a Sexual Predator

Actor George Takei was accused of being a sexual predator based on weak evidence and lumped into a group of despicable men, including Harvey Weinstein. It seems the ignorant stereotype that gay men are sexual predators or pedophiles may have fueled the public’s acceptance of the story. In November, Scott…

GOP Aide Fired for Calling Florida School Shooting Survivors Actors

A district secretary for a Republican state representative in Florida was fired Tuesday after spreading conspiracy theories about the state’s school shooting last week. Benjamin Kelly, former aide to state Rep. Shawn Harrison (R-Tampa), falsely claimed that two students who survived the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were…

Donald Trump Jr. Praises Alt-Right Misogynist for Attacking Susan Rice

Donald Trump Jr. said on Tuesday that Mike Cernovich, who runs the alt-right website DangerandPlay.com, deserves a Pulitzer Prize for a blog post he wrote accusing former national security adviser Susan Rice of unethical practices. But Cernovich has a history of racist and sexist tweets, such as advice on how…

Donald Trump Jr.'s Twitter Attack on Sadiq Khan Shunned by Britons

During a time of despair in London, Donald Trump Jr. used his father’s favorite means of communication, Twitter, to attack the city’s mayor, Sadiq Khan, who is the first Muslim to govern the capital of a major Western country. In London on Wednesday fivepeople were killed and about 40 were…