Tag: Msnbc

Archived: Is Rep. King the Biggest Bigot in Congress

U.S. Congressman Steve King of Iowa on Monday night said that white people contributed more to civilization than any other category or “sub-group of people.” During a live broadcast from the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, panelists led by MSNBC moderator Chris Hayes were discussing the racial makeup of the…

Archived: MSNBC Host Resigns After Palin-Slavery Comments

By Chris Hoenig Martin Bashir has left MSNBC after making crude remarks about Sarah Palin on his show last month. On Nov. 15, Bashir was responding to Palin’s comparison of the national debt to slavery and said that the former Vice Presidential nominee’s comments dehumanized the horrifying pain and torture…