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‘Take Our Country Back’: A Different Take

If there is one thing that I find even more offensive than the far-right politicians’ claim that they, and their followers, are the “real Americans” — and by implication that I am fake American — is their insolent slogan, “We want to take our country back.” I have explained why here and here. But that’s [...]
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Dispatches From Fake America

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (5 years ago)

Weigel tackles the "real Americans" mumbo jumbo: By every metric, Palin is one of the less popular Republican politicians on the national stage: her ticket even carried less of the vote in Alaska (59.4 percent) than the Bush/Cheney ... Read Post

Multiple News Sites Publish Corrections After Falling For Fake Story About Michele Bachmann

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 days ago)

Last week, multiple liberal news sites were forced to correct false stories claiming Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minnesota) called for "Americanization facilities" for undocumented migrants at the border. The sites — including ThinkPro... Read Post

Danish Politician Calls for tougher Rules on Muslim Immigration

Politics / US Politics : Big Government (yesterday)

Immigration from non-Western countries causes the most problems in Denmark, so there should be a difference in how the country welcomes "a Christian American or Swede and a Muslim Somali or Pakistani," according to Inger Støjberg, p... Read Post

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