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Trump’s America: New Survey Finds The Presidential Campaign Has Profoundly Negative Impact On Schoolchildren Nationwide

The Southern Poverty Law Center and the Anti-Defamation League warn that Donald Trump’s rhetoric is conducive to anti-Muslim violence. | Getty

Report titled “The Trump Effect: The Impact of the Presidential Campaign on our Nation’s Schools” finds that the campaign is producing an alarming level of fear and anxiety among children of color. A survey of approximately 2,000 teachers by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SLPC) has found that the presidential campaign – …

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Watch: Trump Continues To Defend Assault, Stumbles When Asked If It’s Ok For A “Man To Put A Hand On A Woman”

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Speaking to John Dickerson on CBS’ ‘Face The Nation,’ Trump reiterates that he won’t be firing Corey Lewandowski for assaulting Michelle Fields  When asked about violence towards women, offers half-hearted condemnation eerily reminiscent to his “disavowing” of endorsements from white supremacists/neo-nazis  Donald Trump’s problems with women seem to only be getting …

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White Supremacist SuperPAC floods “every Wisconsin landline” with robocalls supporting Donald Trump

William Johnson of the White Supremacists American National Superpac

American National super PAC places $6,000 worth of robocalls urging Wisconsinites to support Donald Trump ahead of tomorrow’s primary Run by white supremacist William Johnson, who previously funded robocall efforts in Utah and Iowa earlier in the Primary calendar William Johnson, the leader of a self-proclaimed “white nationalist” group is …

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“Moderate” John Kasich Blames People Of Color For Health Crises In Their Communities, Says Statistics Regarding Housing Segregation In Ohio Have “A Political Angle”

GOP Presidential Candidate John Kasich
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Says the minority community “has to have a better partnership”  After being told Cleveland is one of the most segregated cities in America, says “everybody has a political angle when they do stats”  For months on the campaign trail, John Kasich has successfully portrayed himself as the “moderate” candidate running …

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Trump Campaign Manager Corey Lewandowski Arrested And Charged With Battery

Jupiter police today released the surveillance video above of the incident, showing Lewandowski grabbing Fields (dressed in a white blazer) near the bottom of the frame.

Donald Trump’s notoriously hotheaded campaign manager Corey Lewandowski has been arrested Tuesday morning on battery charges for assaulting Breitbart reporter Michelle Fields earlier this month. The incident initially launched several weeks of accusations that ended with Fields and Editor-at-Large Ben Shapiro leaving Breitbart altogether, resulting in a total of six staffers leaving …

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Trump Says Muslims Aren’t Helping Fight Terrorism, Ignores The Reality That Muslim Americans Repeatedly Cooperate With Authorities

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Less than a day after the Brussels Attacks, and just a few hours removed from calling for the reinstatement of waterboarding and new laws on legal torture, Donald Trump again took his Islamophobic rhetoric to dangerously new heights, blaming Muslims as a whole for the attack and saying the Muslim community …

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“I Wonder If They’re Setting Up A Little Area In Cuba For The Muslim Population” Trump’s Racism On Full Display As POTUS Visits Cuba

Cubans and foreign tourists gathered as a rumor spread that the motorcade carrying President Obama was about to pass by near Parque Central in Havana on Monday. Credit Mauricio Lima for The New York Times

In a tirade hellbent on proving his toughness towards radical terrorism, Republican presidential front-runner reacted to bombings in Brussels by speculating that President Barack Obama’s trip to Havana coincides with “setting up a little area in Cuba for the Muslim population.” Trump has famously inflamed anti-Islamic sentiment in a variety …

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