Civil Rights Movement Archives

12 Tweets from MLK Day in Trump’s America that Will Inspire You — And P*ss You Off!

January 15, 2018

Today is the day America honors the lifetime achievements of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. King’s words, his dream for what America could one day become, still resonate even as the 50th anniversary of his assassination approaches later this…

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Watch Cowardly Trump Turn Tail And Flee Reporters Asking About Racist Remarks at MLK Ceremony

January 12, 2018

One day after making inflammatory comments labeling predominantly black and brown countries like El Salvador, Haiti, and the countries of Africa “s-hole countries”, and suggesting the US should decrease immigration from such nations, and instead increase immigration from predominately white…

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That Time Donald Trump Destroyed Historic Statues and F**king Lied About It

August 17, 2017

Even before the Charlottesville riot, there has been a huge debate regarding whether or not statues and memorials honoring leaders of the Confederate States of America should remain in public places. The Civil War, as readers may be aware, was…

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HAPPENING NOW: NAACP Members Arrested After Sit-In Protesting Trump Nominee

January 3, 2017

These NAACP leaders know what they have to do to prevent Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions from becoming Donald Trump’s attorney general. And, after seven hours, they were arrested for refusing to leave Sessions’ office. and the naacp has good reason…

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Republican Terrified Of Racist GOP Candidate…Way Back In 1964 (VIDEO)

March 8, 2016

This Republican feared Barry Goldwater the way some of today’s GOP voters fear Donald Trump. A newly released video titled “Confessions of a Republican” from 1964 reveals parallels between the ascendance of the late Sen. Barry Goldwater (R-AZ) and the…

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Chicago Tribune Releases THIS Photo Of Bernie Sanders Being Arrested In 1960s (VIDEO)

February 19, 2016

Still in doubt over Bernie Sanders’ Civil Rights Movement bonafides? A newly released photo from The Chicago Tribune‘s archives on Friday should clear that up. Here, you can clearly see Bernie Sanders as a young whippersnapper, getting arrested at the Willis Wagons…

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Activist John Lewis Confuses Hillary Clinton Goldwater Activism For Civil Rights Activism

February 13, 2016

John Lewis says he never saw Bernie Sanders At civil rights events At the Congressional Black Caucus on Thursday, February 11, civil rights activist John Lewis endorsed Hillary Clinton for President. That’s great! Unfortunately, what should have been a good look…

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What Convinced This Rapper To Back Bernie? ‘Smoking A Joint And Reading His Tweets’ (VIDEO)

January 19, 2016

Here’s why Killer Mike’s all in for Bernie Sanders. After the fourth Democratic presidential debate in Charleston, SC, Hip hop  recording artist Killer Mike shed light on why he’s gone all in for Bernie Sanders.  When Complex News‘ Nadeska Alexis asked Hip Hop…

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Shit Republicans Say About Martin Luther King (VIDEOS)

January 18, 2016

7 examples of how right-wing Republicans claim to embrace Martin Luther King while attacking everything he fought and died for. Back in the 1960’s, conservatives fought the Civil Rights movement tooth and nail. Now that Martin Luther King has been whitewashed and…

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