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George Takei and Clarence Thomas

Conservatives: George Takei worse than KKK for calling Clarence Thomas a ‘clown in blackface’

"He might as well have his valet send his white robe to the cleaners to have it pressed and starched while his gardener makes a nice, flammable cross."
Iowa lawmaker Jason Schultz (Facebook)

Nine Iowa lawmakers think same-sex marriage violates the separation of church and state

“Disastrous decision today by the Supreme Court granting same-sex couples the right to marry! This goes against the law of God, the laws of nature, and thousands of years of history! This court has clearly lost its way!”
Eric Brinsley speaking to local media outlet Fox 25 (Screenshot)

‘Stand With Jesus': Viral petition calls on Oklahoma to save unconstitutional Ten Commandments monument

The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled this week that the 6-foot-tall stone monument violated the state’s constitution, which prohibits the use public money or property to benefit religion.
Cliven Bundy (Las Vegas Review-Journal)

Cliven Bundy says Rand Paul promised to make Nevada a ‘sovereign state’ if he’s elected president

“I don’t think he really understood how land rights really work in the western United States,” Bundy said. “I was happy to be able to sort of teach him.”
Dylan Storm Roof

Charleston shooting investigation widens to include possible charges against additional suspects

It’s not clear whether those persons of interest are friends, some of whom told reporters that Roof had talked about shooting up the College of Charleston, or organized white supremacists.
Robert Rankin Doggart

Ex-candidate who plotted Muslim massacre released because judge isn’t sure he’s a ‘true threat’

A federal judge scuttled a plea agreement reached between prosecutors and attorneys for a former congressional candidate who plotted to massacre Muslims in a community identified by conservative media as a terrorist training camp.
Donald Trump speaking at CPAC 2011 in Washington, D.C. (Gage Skidmore/Flickr)

Hispanic Republicans calls on GOP to condemn Trump: ‘It’s a level of idiocy I haven’t seen in a long time’

Hispanic leaders said Republicans risk electoral harm if they don’t do more to condemn Donald Trump’s offensive remarks about Mexican immigrants.
Nathan Collier and whis two wives, Vicki and Christine (KRTV)

Montana reality show star plans lawsuit to force state to recognize polygamy

A self-styled Montana polygamist who was featured on the reality television show “Sister Wives” said on Thursday he will sue the state if it denies him the right to legally wed his second wife.
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‘Not all about racism': Neo-Confederate defends Arkansas flag rally after anti-‘n*****’ Facebook rant

The city of Russellville has issued a permit for a so-called “Rebel Ride,” scheduled for Sunday at the Dardanelle Lock and Dam. Hundreds of people are expected to attend, according to THV11. Event planners “were reluctant to release the route of the rally due to concerns about counter-protestors.”