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Brian Tashman is a research associate at Right Wing Watch, the blog of People for the American Way.
The 7 Most Ridiculous Defenses of Donald Trump's Racist Attacks
Posted on: Jun 10, 2016, Source: Right Wing Watch
Including the dubious claim that he is not actually, in fact, racist.
58 Donald Trump Conspiracy Theories (and Counting!): The Definitive Trump Conspiracy Guide
Posted on: May 30, 2016, Source: Rightwingwatch
The number is certain to rise in the coming months.
The 10 Craziest Right-Wing Attacks on Beyoncé
Posted on: Apr 29, 2016, Source: Right Wing Watch
From a CIA plot to eat your kids' brains to demonizing Sasha Fierce to Ku Klux Klan tactics, the ridiculous conspiracy theories on the meaning of Queen Bey keep on coming.
5 Failed Right-Wing Prophecies and Predictions of 2015
Posted on: Dec 28, 2015, Source: Right Wing Watch
Surprise, surprise: Right-wingers got a lot of things wrong.
Trump Panders to the Christian Right's Persecution Complex
Posted on: Dec 21, 2015, Source: Right Wing Watch
Trump, who has made attacks on Muslims a central part of his campaign, said that Christians in America are losing their religious freedoms.
Trump Campaign's Latest Anti-Immigrant Screed: Round Up And Deport or 'Self-Deport'
Posted on: Jul 29, 2015, Source: Rightwingwatch.org
Ugly and unworkable right-wing fantasies resurface.
GOP Presidential Candidates Will Appear Alongside Disgraced Conspiracy Theorist John Guandolo
Posted on: Jul 24, 2015, Source: Right Wing Watch
The candidates will be part of the 'National Security Action Summit'.
Ben Carson Set to Join Pastor at Iowa Conference Who Wants Gays Put to Death
Posted on: Jul 17, 2015, Source: Rightwingwatch.org
Carson will be attending Kevin Swanson's National Religious Liberties Conference.
10 Most Insane Calamities Right-Wingers Predict Will Result from Gay Marriage
Posted on: Jul 1, 2015, Source: Right Wing Watch
The wing-nuts are having an epic meltdown.
5 Bobby Jindal Moments That Prove His 'Stupid Party' Bona Fides
Posted on: Jun 25, 2015, Source: Right Wing Watch
The Louisiana governor's support of the Religious Right's attack on gay rights should give you pause.
Rand Paul's Cruelty and Delusion on Display: U.S. Shouldn't Accept Iraqi Refugees Because 'We Won The War'
Posted on: May 19, 2015, Source: Right Wing Watch
The Kentucky senator criticized efforts by the U.S. and the U.N. to settle Iraqi refugees in the country.
Beware Lesbian Abortion Cookies! 3 Outrageous Right-Wing Attacks on the Girl Scouts
Posted on: Mar 5, 2015, Source: Right Wing Watch
Conservative critics claim the organization is turning children into lesbian socialist activists.
Neo-Confederate Group Celebrates Assassination Of Abraham Lincoln
Posted on: Feb 13, 2015, Source: Right Wing Watch
League of the South “thanks Mr. Booth for his service to the South and to humanity.”
Texas Public School Teaching Kids That Jews Practice 'Flawed Religion' and that Blacks Are 'Descended from Ham'
Posted on: Dec 1, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch
A religious studies professor found instances of students learning a literal interpretation of the Bible.
5 of the Craziest Conspiracy Theories that Freshman Republicans Will Bring to Congress
Posted on: Nov 6, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch
Hoo boy! Some real gems just got elected.
Cuckoobird Michele Bachmann Wants to Impeach Obama, Then Calls Impeachment a Democratic Plot
Posted on: Aug 7, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch
In her mind it makes perfect sense.
That Time a Corporation Cited Religious Freedom As a Way to Avoid Desegregation
Posted on: Jul 8, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch
At the time that that case, Newman v. Piggie Park Enterprises, was being decided, the majority of Americans had religious objections to interracial marriage.
Right-Wing Pundit Dinesh D'Souza Wonders Why More Immigrants Aren't Just Like Dinesh D'Souza
Posted on: Jul 2, 2014, Source: Right Wing Watch
D'Souza says that, unlike other immigrants, he loves America.
The 5 Craziest Planks in Draft Texas GOP Platform
Posted on: Jun 12, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch
No science in schools, guns everywhere, church and state united! Egads!
Right-Winger Makes Absurd Claims About the Secret Intentions Behind Sex Ed
Posted on: Jun 3, 2014, Source: Rightwingwatch
Your daily cuckoo bird report.
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