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Snopes Probes Islamophobic Network

Snopes, the fact-checking site, has discovered a network of linked Islamophobic, pro-Trump, and anti-Liberal pages on Facebook. In two pieces, Disguising Hate: How Radical Evangelicals Spread Anti-Islamic Vitriol on Facebook and What We Learned Investigating a Network of Islamophobic Facebook Pages, Alex Kasprak notes how a number of radically right-wing Facebook pages, all purporting to…

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Deplorables Threaten Violence (again)

Sometimes you just need a little reminder of how awful they really are. Trump supporters, I mean. The Deplorables… And for today’s little aide-mémoire, consider this story from Salon (though originally on Alternet): Billboard in Maryland warns liberals to “get your guns” if Trump is impeached. Yes, it seems that some charming fellow in Calvert…

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