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Anti-Semitism Not The Issue

Check out this article over on the Intercept, Republicans and Democrats Say Their Criticism of Ilhan Omar Is About Anti-Semitism. They’re Gaslighting You by Mehdi Hasan. In it, Hasan notes the furious attacks that have recently descended on Rep. Omar because of her remarks regarding the power of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC).…

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Ballad of Maxton

Trump Lumbee

When you get a moment, check out the Ballad of Maxton, written by Joe DeFilippo and performed by the R.J. Phillips Band. It is a terrific piece of music which celebrates the humiliation of the Ku Klux Klan at the hands of the Lumbee Indians in 1958. (Background: the Klansmen thought they could intimidate the…

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American Ghosts

We don’t usually run material about fiction in Liberal Resistance. But we’re making an exception because there is a new novel out that everyone ought to glance at. American Ghosts by long-time LR.net contributor Edward Santella tells the story of race and racism in America via a chilling tale of the supernatural…or is it all…

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Mobs of Blacks in the Streets are Coming to Kill Whites…

Or So Trump Says…                       By Marc Keyser, TheResistance.blog Trump and his foaming-at-the-mouth rabid Republicans are threatening that if we don’t vote for Republicans there will be blood in the streets. Trump and his trolls are fear mongering scaring people with ominous threats of black mobs in the streets carrying pitchforks and Tiki torches…

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Are The White Nationalists Winning?

There’s a powerful article over on the Atlantic’s website that everyone should read. In The White Nationalists Are Winning, Adam Serwer argues that White Nationalists are actually succeeding in setting the direction and tone of conservative politics today. While it may look as though they’ve been humiliated at their recent rallies, he says, the torch…

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