Posts tagged "racist"

It's too easy to label someone a racist

There’s a lot of name-calling going on out there. Rush Limbaugh called Sonia Sotomayor a reverse racist. Fox commentator Glenn Beck called Barack Obama a racist Some debated on Chicago Now’s “An Improvised Blog” whether John Hughes was a racist for not having more people of color in his films and for creating a stereotypical... Read more »

Gingrich retracts racist Sotomayor remark

!Ay dios mio! That means “Oh my God!” in Spanish. Newt Gingrich actually retracted his comments accusing Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor of being a racist. “My initial reaction was strong and direct — perhaps too strong and too direct.  The sentiment struck me as racist and I said so. Since then, some who want... Read more »