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Gary Cohn: Trump Team ‘Must Do Better’ to Condemn Hate Groups

Gary Cohn, the top economic adviser in the Trump White House, is now on-the-record criticizing the president’s botched response to the deadly white-supremacist rally in Charlottesville this month. “This administration can and must do better in consistently and unequivocally condemning these groups and do everything we can to heal the deep divisions that exist in…

Thousands Converge At Free Speech Rally And Counterprotest

Thousands of counter-protesters marched in Boston Saturday to demonstrate against an event billed as a celebration of free speech but slammed by critics for ties to the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last Saturday. The original demonstration was organized by a group called Boston Free Speech, and its schedule for the day included two…

Mitt Romney: Trump Should Apologise Over Charlottesville Comments

Mitt Romney condemned President Donald Trump’s response to the Charlottesville terror attack in a moving Facebook post in which he warned of the “unraveling of our national fabric” and asked the president to apologize. I will dispense for now from discussion of the moral character of the president’s Charlottesville statements. Whether he intended to or…

Charlottesville Victim’s Mom: ‘I Will Not’ Talk to Trump

The mother of the 32-year-old woman killed in Charlottesville last weekend says she isn’t willing to speak to President Trump anymore, following his Tuesday comments “equating the protesters with the KKK and the white supremacists.” Trump reportedly called Susan Bro during the funeral for her daughter, Heather Heyer. “At first I just missed his call,”…

Report: WH Urges GOPers To Defend Trump As ‘Entirely Correct’

The White House is reportedly urging Republican lawmakers to defend President Trump as “entirely correct” in his assertion that Saturday’s violence in Charlottesville was partly caused by counter-protesters demonstrating against racism. In its daily “evening communications briefing” sent out to Republican members of Congress late Tuesday, the White House encourages members of the party to…

Trump Blames ‘Alt Left’ For Charlottesville Violence [VIDEO]

President Donald Trump on Tuesday blamed the “alt left” for inciting violence in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday that he said led James Fields to “murder” a protester. “You had a group on one side and you had a group on the other and they came at each other with clubs and it was vicious and…

John Oliver Rips Trump For Refusing To Condemn Nazis [VIDEO]

On his latest episode John Oliver addressed this weekend of hate display in Charlottesville, Virginia: “It was truly a weekend of horrifying images. We saw Nazi flags and marchers carrying torches—tiki torches, by the way, because nothing says ‘white nationalist’ like faux Polynesian kitsch”. “We condemn, in the strongest possible terms, this egregious display of…

Anonymous Hackers: We Didn’t Take Down Daily Storm Site

Leaders of the hacking collective Anonymous are denying reports that they hijacked the notorious white-supremacist website The Daily Stormer early Monday. A post near the top of the site declares “End of Hate: Anonymous Now in Control of Daily Stormer” next to an image of the hackers’ signature Guy Fawkes mask. Your Anon News, a…

Ku Klux Klan To Held A ‘Trump Victory Parade’ In NC

The largest Ku Klux Klan group announced a Trump victory parade in North Carolina today, along with the declaration: “TRUMP = TRUMP’S RACE UNITED MY PEOPLE.” The Loyal White Nights posted the Victory Klavalkade Klan Parade will be held on Dec. 3 and didn’t provide further details or a specific location.

KKK to Hold March in Honor of Trump’s Win

A chapter of Ku Klux Klan in North Carolina is planning a march next month to honor Donald Trump’s presidential victory. The Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan in Pelham, North Carolina, has advertised the event on their website, along with an image of a towering Trump against a backdrop of skyscrapers. “Trump…

Mike Pence Fails To Call KKK Wizard David Duke ‘Deplorable’ [VIDEO]

Donald Trump’s vice-presidential running mate, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, neatly illustrated the trickiness of the candidate’s response to Hillary Clinton’s comments about a “basket of deplorables” who are supporting Donald Trump. The issue was broached in an interview with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer on Monday afternoon. BLITZER: Let’s get into this whole issue that Hillary Clinton…

Warren: Trump Loved More by KKK Than GOP

After Donald Trump’s Indiana victory and Ted Cruz’s subsequent campaign dropout, Sen. Elizabeth Warren posted a series of tweets criticizing the presumptive nominee. “There’s more enthusiasm for [Trump] among leaders of the KKK than leaders of the political part he now controls,” she wrote, adding that the controversial real-estate mogul “built his campaign on racism,…

Trump Refuses to Disavow KKK & David Duke [VIDEO]

Donald Trump is refusing to condemn comments made by former Ku Klux Klan grand wizard David Duke, who told listeners of his radio show that voting against the Republican frontrunner would be the equivalent of “treason to your heritage.” “Just so you understand, I don’t know anything about David Duke,” Trump told Jake Tapper on…

Anonymous Hackers Group Released KKK List Which Include GOP Senators

Anonymous hacker group, which last week vowed to expose Ku Klux Klan members, has begun publishing personal details of alleged KKK adherents, according to news reports. Anonymous said it would reveal the identity of 1,000 members of the KKK after gaining the information through a compromised Twitter account associated with the group, the International Business…