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White Nationalists Feel at Home Visiting the White House

Identity Evropa leader, whose group believes in returning people of color back to native homelands, posts tour photos. Meanwhile, Trump calls Black reporter's white nationalism question "racist."

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Patrick Casey, leader of alt-right white nationalist group, Identity Evropa, and Charlottesville marcher, posted a visit to the White House on social media this week:

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Prosecutors Won't Charge Trump Supporter Who Threatened Don Lemon's Life

A threat on a man's life isn't a pressing issue, according to the District Attorney's office in Manhattan.

A white nationalist sent CNN host Don Lemon death threats in the fall of 2017 via Twitter. Lemon tried to pursue legal action, but was recently informed that the District Attorney's office would not be pursuing charges.

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Father of Chief Racial Equity Officer in Louisville Murdered by White Man

The shooter, confronted by another white man in the parking lot, said, "Whites don't shoot whites."

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Gregory Bush, a 51-year-old white man, shot two Black people dead at a Louisville, Ky., Kroger store on Wednesday. One man was shot in the back of the head, and then multiple times as he lay on the floor in the store, and a woman was shot in the parking lot.

Maurice Stallard, the father of Kellie Watson, Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer's chief racial equity officer, was shopping for poster boards with his 12-year-old grandson when he was executed.

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White Supremacist Befriends Black Woman and Lures Her To Her Death

A "racist monster" murdered an innocent Black mother. Will this be considered a hate crime?

Photo: Johnson County Sheriff's Office

According to her family, 43-year old Meshon Cooper was a "wonderful person filled with life, laughter, and so much joy."

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​Study Confirms What we all Know: Trump Is a Racist

Americans across the aisle and across the nation are united in that truth.

A lot has been said around about what President Trump is or isn't, and Blacks, immigrants and women especially have had strong opinions about his agenda toward anyone who isn't a rich, white male. But a Quinnipiac University study released numbers to back it up.

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Unite the Right White Supremacist Kessler Approved to Throw a Rally in D.C.

Trump's National Park Service says they focus on public safety, not content of the message.

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Jason Kessler is pursuing anniversary rallies in Charlottesville and D.C. across from President Trump's front lawn to discuss discrimination against white people and "civil rights abuse" by the government at last year's rally. His D.C. application was approved by the National Park Service, which said they only focus on public safety, not content. Charlottesville denied Kessler's return, but he is suing the city.

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Jewish and Indian Attorneys are 'My Political and Biological Enemies,' Says Dylann Roof

An appeals court denied white supremacist Dylann Roof's request for new legal counsel on the basis of their ethnicities.

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Convicted murderer and white supremacist Dylann Roof was denied his request to replace his attorneys, who he referred to as his "political and biological enemies" on the basis of their ethnicities.

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ESPN host Jemele Hill did not mince words when she took to Twitter to call President Donald Trump a white supremacist.

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Thousands Demand Trump Dump Bannon

15,000 lawyers, nearly 700 Harvard Business School grads, 169 House Democrats and more than a half-dozen college presidents are calling for incoming senior White House advisor Steve Bannon to be removed.

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President-elect Donald Trump's appointment of Breitbart Chairman Steve Bannon as his chief strategist has caused significant backlash — and sparked a call for Trump to rescind his decision.

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Trump Disavows White Supremacists (But They Know What He Means)

The president-elect distanced himself from the alt-right movement and condemned white nationalists celebrating his election, but those are "just words," say neo-Nazis and others.

President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday, in his strongest words yet on the subject, condemned and disavowed the support of white supremacists and hate groups cheering his candidacy and celebrating his presidency. But to those whom he condemned, Trump's words were just that.

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White Supremacist To Serve in Top White House Role

Breitbart chairman Stephen Bannon, credited with making the conservative website more openly racist and anti-Semitic, to be "equal partners" with White House chief of staff.

The man considered by many to be a de-facto leader of the white supremacist alt-right movement is now the second-most powerful man in the White House.

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Trump May Win If You Don't Vote

Only one candidate directly addressed the coalition of Black, Latino and white citizens who elected Barack Obama twice — Donald Trump.

Only one candidate directly addressed the coalition of Black, Latino and white citizens who elected Barack Obama twice — Donald Trump.

We are facing the choice between two flawed candidates, but one of them is a monster.

Donald Trump exploited customers, contractors, business partners, wives and the man who was sent to Vietnam in his place when he cheated the draft board. It appears to me that he cheated the IRS — I cannot believe that anybody who could declare a $1 billion net operating loss doesn't get an immediate investigation. He got away with it. He's a conman — his core support is from undereducated white people who are angry because they correctly perceive their quality of life is declining. The sad fact is that a middle-class living is no longer possible from barely skilled labor.

His thinly veiled racist, white supremacist and exploitive message is that "it's not your fault" — it's the fault of the Muslim-noncitizen-Black president and his friends, the undocumented Latino workers and Muslims. He talks about Black neighborhoods being a disaster, ignoring self-earned improvements and a decades long decline in crime — despite being exploited by the perpetual "war on drugs." It's not about Black neighborhoods; it's about painting Black people as being savages, Latinos as being subhuman rapists and Muslim American citizens as being a terroristic threat to the United States.

It's also about women being in the workplace or politics as equals. His message is very clear — if you're powerful enough, you can grab them by the pussy!

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In Trump's world, making America great again is about reversing the clock. But the decline in economic reality for lower middle-class white people is due to better competition, just like the lower quality white baseball players were forced out of the major leagues as better skilled Black and Latino players began to play after Jackie Robinson (and Branch Rickey) broke the color barrier.

There's no reversing the clock — we all know that. Just like there's no stuffing the Jim Crow genie back into the bottle now that there's a video on cell phones and we can document law-enforcement injustice, beatings and killings.

There is one place where the clock is reversing, however: indications are that Black and Latino voter turnout is not going to be as strong as it was four or eight years ago. I can understand why.

His opponent, Hillary Clinton, is weak. She almost lost the primary to a septuagenarian socialist senator from a state with only 600,000 residents — not what you would call a strong power base.

If you look at her policy page, you will not see much to excite you. She ignored the lessons learned in the last two presidential elections and did not directly address the coalition of Black, Latino and progressive white voters who elected Barack Obama twice.

At our fall event, I had author Steve Phillips talk about his book "Brown is the New White." I strongly recommend you read it — no matter how this election goes, the future of our country is well described in his phenomenally researched and documented book.

But the future is in the hands of that diverse coalition, which describes the future demographics of our country.

We will have another chance to do a better job in four years, but for right now — I beg you to go out and vote for Hillary Clinton. Take a friend with you. I've never endorsed a candidate before, but this is an emergency.

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