1. the watchman

    Kris Kobach won’t recuse from a recount in governor’s race: No law requires it.

    Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach said Wednesday that he has no plans to recuse himself from a recount process in the race for governor because any counting of ballots would take place at the county level. “The recount thing is done on a county level, so the secretary of state does not...
  2. bajisima

    Big money pours in for NJ senate race

    Appears the GOP challenger is getting a lot of help from a Christie PAC. The money race for a traditionally safe Democratic U.S. Senate seat is heating up in New Jersey as incumbent Sen. Bob Menendez tries to fend off a challenge from a Republican former pharmaceutical executive who is...
  3. bajisima

    Floridas senate race gets competitive

    Gov. Rick Scott is narrowly leading Sen. Bill Nelson among South Florida Hispanic voters, according to a new poll that underscores the Democrat’s potential struggles with Latinos. Scott’s 42 percent to 39 percent lead over Nelson among likely South Florida Hispanic voters is buoyed by strong...
  4. Kallie Knoetze

    NAACP leader's racial profiling claim challenged after bodycam footage released

    Head of the South Carolina NAACP claims pulled over for driving while black, accused of having drugs in car, wife and grandson treated like criminals... Too bad for him, the good officer's body cam shows he is a lying POC, using false claims of racism NAACP leader's racial profiling claim...
  5. RNG

    Russian ads focused overwhelmingly on race

    The biggest thing I get out of this analysis is that especially given how xenophobic the Russians are, these ads were aimed at sowing division and fears and triggering the emotions of the demographic more drawn to the now Republican President rather than overt anti-Hillary, pro-Trump ads...
  6. libertariat720

    Is race a social construct?

    ... Watching "The Rachel Divide" on Netlfix right now.
  7. bajisima

    Pres Trump invites Colin Kaepernick to race summit

    Should he go? President Donald Trump will invite Colin Kaepernick, along with other athletes and musicians, to a summer summit to discuss race, Cleveland-based pastor and presidential adviser Darrell Scott told People.com. Scott says details of the meetings will be ironed out next week...
  8. steezer

    The A.P. Is calling the Wisconsin State Supreme Court Race for Dallet

    With almost 50% of the vote in Rebecca Dallet is leading her opponent Michael Screnock, 57% to 43%. The A.P. is calling it for Dallet. AP: Dallet wins Wisconsin Supreme Court race
  9. The Man

    Aeroflot sent American passengers to India because of their race

    Russian airline sent American passengers to India instead of New York because of their skin color, complaint alleges | Fox News Also: Russian airline sent American passengers back to India 'because of their skin colour' - Independent Very weird... If this was some regional airport out in...
  10. Friday13

    Sympathy for white Austin bomber stirs debate about race

    There really does seem to be a "racial empathy gap"... Sympathy for white Austin bomber stirs debate about race
  11. the watchman

    Thanks to Trump? Poll: Dem leads by 4 points in Pennsylvania House race

    Democrat Conor Lamb has a four-point lead over Republican Rick Saccone in a new poll released Friday, days before a special election for the House seat in Pennsylvania,. Lamb, a former federal prosecutor and Marine veteran, leads the GOP state legislator by 48 percent to 44 percent in the new...
  12. DemoWhip

    Race to replace retiring Republicans could mean midterm problems for GOP

    Race to replace retiring Republicans could mean midterm problems for GOP By Emily Goodin ==================================================== The Republican good days are numbered. And it's even better news now for Democrats that many Republicans are choosing to retire. If they felt...
  13. Eve1

    IQ tests and race versus OTHER

    Genetics (based on race) I would argue has nothing to do with intelligence. Intelligence tests assumes everybody has been exposed to the same information and everybody has been given the same tools to properly memorize and apply the concepts under the same circumstances. I think the likelihood...
  14. BYG Jacob

    Missouri senate race

    https://www.rollcall.com/news/politics/whats-going-on-in-with-the-missouri-senate-race Republicans trying their hardest to blow it, again.
  15. Ronin Tetsuro

    The Race Card

    Just letting you guys know I don't care about race cards. I'll check back religiously to make sure everyone knows without a doubt how much I really don't care at all.
  16. jacobfitcher

    Michigan Senate Candidate Who Questioned Nassar Judge's Sex Life Drops Out of Race

    When Judge Rosemarie Aquilina sentenced USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar to 175 years in jail for abusing young women and girls, she was lauded across the internet. The judge also received criticism from a Michigan state Senate candidate who was forced to step down from the race. Michael...
  17. the watchman

    trump has a race problem.

    https://www.cnn.com/2018/01/28/politics/trump-tweet-jay-z-van-jones/index.html the above was a response to an interview where Jay Z was directly asked about black unemployment. Given that, Trump is on point. The only problem is no one seems to know why Trump seems to think he's responsible for...
  18. Darkman

    Nancy Pelosi to guest judge 'RuPaul's Drag Race' to show support for LGBT community

    Nancy Pelosi to guest judge on 'RuPaul's Drag Race' to show support for LGBT community Fox News 3h ago
  19. PACE

    Chris Kennedy, in Illinois gov race tells idiot opponent to go f=ck yourself

    in so many words https://wonkette.com/628360/republican-lady-explains-good-fathers-stop-gun-crime-rfks-son-chris-kennedy-says-go-fuck-yourself Or if you like,,,, http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/politics/ct-met-ives-kennedy-chicago-gun-violence-20180115-story.html
  20. HayJenn

    Trump’s history of breaking decorum with remarks on race

    A career intelligence analyst who is an expert in hostage policy stood before President Donald Trump in the Oval Office last fall to brief him on the impending release of a family long held in Pakistan under uncertain circumstances.It was her first time meeting the president, and when she was...