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Jim Crow Is Still America’s National Religion … But It Doesn’t Have to Be

Half a century after the civil rights movement removed most of the legal aspects of the Jim Crow regime the vast majority of religious people in America do not see fit to worship next to people of another race. The post Jim Crow Is Still America’s National Religion … But It Doesn’t Have to Be appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Huffington Post Endorses a New, Racist Jim Crow Rule

A black writer for Huffington Post Canada who calls herself a “journalist” is calling for segregation and a new rule of Jim Crow, but in reverse. She says that blacks

Indiana’s ‘March’ artist tells of shame, empowerment over ‘religious freedom’ law

THE FIGHT for rights keeps coming to Nate Powell’s front door.Powell hails from Arkansas, where Jim Crow long resided, and where the Little Rock Nine and the Little Rock Crisis became powerfully stitched into civil rights history well before Powell was born. Show More Summary

But the Crusades: Two Men, High Horse, Of Islamic Persuasion, The Inquisition, Plot Attack on National Guard Base, Jim Crow

So. U.S. Army National Guard soldier and his cousin have been arrested on charges of conspiring to support Islamic State, the Department of Justice said on Thursday.... Army National Guard Specialist Hasan Edmonds, 22, was arrested at Chicago Midway...

“That’s Called Jim Crow

Slate has partnered with Brooklyn Brewery and RISC to bring its hit war correspondent interview series to our readers. In this fourth installment, Steve Hindy, founder of Brooklyn Brewery and a former Associated Press foreign correspondent,...Show More Summary

Blax News: The Civil Rights Pharisees Say That The Image Of Black Reporters Showing Black Police Men, Arrested Black City Workers Who Are Stealing In A Majority Black City Does Is Not Dispositive Of The Fact That The White Right Wing Desires To Put Black

Atlanta News, Weather, Traffic, and Sports | FOX 5 The otherwise honest city workers were forced into what is called "criminal activity" by the "New Jim Crow Justice System" because they suffered 400 years of slavery, without which they would be like elected Republicans stealing billions of dollars from Black people and getting away without the threat of arrest.

Jim Crow in the Holy Land

By Phyllis Bennis | (Foreign Policy in Focus) – The last days of the campaign sounded an awful lot like the Jim Crow South, when African Americans had officially won the right…

Georgia Women Arrested Protesting Bill That Would Let Employers Fire Women Who've Had An Abortion

If the bill passes, the state could see a new wave of discrimination similar to Jim Crow. In several states, Republican lawmakers are sponsoring bills that would allow employers to use “religious liberty” as an excuse to do whatever they want – including discriminate against customers or employees on the basis of religion. Show More Summary

Likud to US: No Hard Feelings

I created a tiny stir on Twitter earlier this week by comparing Bibi Netanyahu's pre-election warning about Arab voting to the Jim Crow pols of my youth in Georgia who...

Jim Crow in the Holy Land

Our own progress against racism in the United States remains too recent, too fragile, and too incomplete to go on abetting apartheid in Israel. By Phyllis Bennis The last days of the campaign sounded an awful lot like the Jim Crow South, when African Americans had officially won the right to vote but still faced [...]

State Supreme Court Overrules Unspeakably Racist Decision That Stood For 125 Years

The state of California owes much of its prominence and its prosperity to Chinese laborers, but these workers were rewarded with a racist legal regime similar to Jim Crow. The post State Supreme Court Overrules Unspeakably Racist Decision That Stood For 125 Years appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Beachware Brand Decides To Put A Noose On A Shirt For Some Reason

A clothing brand supposedly inspired by "modern beach culture" looks like it took a time machine back to the Jim Crow South for a recent T-shirt design. Tavik, a clothing and accessory company, caught serious heat on Monday when an offended T.J. Show More Summary

8 Rare Photos Of The Jim Crow South

Life never published these images by famed photographer Gordon Parks, depicting the brutality of segregation in the Jim Crow South. In 1956, in the wake of the Montgomery bus boycotts, Life magazine commissioned its first black staff photographer, Gordon Parks, to document segregation in Alabama. Show More Summary

MSNBC's Chris Matthews Accuses GOP Of Keeping Jim Crow Alive In 21st Century

2 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

The thought of Chris Matthews railing against Republicans isn't anything new. But during the final segment of "Hardball" Thursday night, the MSNBC host seemed particularly riled up, accusing the GOP of ushering in a new era of Jim Crow...Show More Summary

Chris Matthews: Jim Crow Has Found a New Home in Today’s GOP

2 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

MSNBC's Chris Matthews sees a new age of Jim Crow in the current Republican treatment of President Barack Obama.

MSNBC's Chris Matthews Sees 'New Age of Jim Crow' in GOP's Opposition to Obama

Closing his March 12 Hardball program, MSNBC's Chris Matthews spewed that future generations of Americans will look back to today's politics and see that "the age of Jim Crow managed to find a new habitat in the early 21st century Republican Party."

On CNN, Leftist State Senator Attacks 'Racist,' 'Jim Crow' Police Union Rep.

On Thursday's New Day on CNN, left-wing Missouri State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal wildly accused fellow guest Jeff Roorda of the St. Louis Police Officer Association of being a racist. Chapelle-Nadal asserted that she, as well asShow More Summary

FRC Senior Fellow: Marriage equality rulings are new Dred Scott, new Jim Crow

2 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

Folks, we have another prominent conservative who seems to think that it's politically and morally wise to compare marriage equality's fair, reasoned, loving, court-tested, publicly supported expansion to some of the worst blights on civil rights history. Today it's the...

Walker Gives Jim Crow The Freedom To Work In Wisconsin

As I had warned, Scott Walker did a lot of grandstanding in the signing of the utterly misnamed Right to Work bill today. On the surface, it looks like a well polished and popular event. The truth of the matter is a little different. Look...Show More Summary

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