Trump Faces Calls To Dump "Bigoted" Supporters And Meet With Civil Rights Figures

Lawmakers suggested Trump was scared of offending white supremacists who had backed his bid for president......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 20th, 2017

Who Is Doug Jones? Meet the Civil Rights Activist Trying to Beat Roy Moore and Trump in Alabama

Doug Jones hopes to become the first Democrat to win an Alabama Senate seat in 25 years, but he faces an uphill battle......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 10th, 2017

Trump calls racism "evil" and says white supremacists are "repugnant"

President Donald Trump said Monday that "racism is evil," and announced a civil-rights investigation has been opened into the attack at a whi.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 14th, 2017

Trump Calls Racism "evil" And Says White Supremacists Are "repugnant"

President Donald Trump said Monday that "racism is evil," and announced a civil-rights investigation has been opened into the attack at a white-supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 14th, 2017

‘We the Resilient’: New Book Features Advice From Women Born Before Suffrage

These Hillary Clinton supporters born before suffrage lived through the Great Depression, World War II, the fight for civil rights. Now, they face Trump......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 25th, 2017

Gloria Allred Calls on Mark Burnett to Release Trump ‘Apprentice’ Footage

"Time is of the essence." Famed civil rights lawyer Gloria Allred has joined the lobbying effort aimed at persuading The Apprentice producers to release more unaired footage of Donald Trump. Allred appears to be challenging a statement by Mark Burnett.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 12th, 2016

Trump in Detroit Calls for a "Civil Rights Agenda of Our Time"

Donald Trump stuck largely to script Saturday in addressing a traditionally black church in Detroit, where he made his pitch in an attempt to woo a portion of the electorate that overwhelmingly favors Hillary Clinton. The Republican nominee for president.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 3rd, 2016

Michael Wolff"s "Fire and Fury" book about the Trump White House is reportedly being shopped around as a TV series

Getty Images/Pool Michael Wolff's book "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House" is being adapted into a TV series.  The deal for the rights to the book was reportedly in the seven-figures. Michael Wolff's best-selling&.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 17th, 2018

What Would Martin Luther King Jr. Think of Trump’s America? He Would Not Be Pleased, Says John Lewis

Civil Rights Leader and Georgia Representative John Lewis said Sunday that Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. would not have approved of the current state of Trump's America......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 14th, 2018

Black civil rights leaders say Trump judicial nominee is "a product of the modern white supremacist machine"

Alex Brandon/AP Civil rights leaders are calling on the Senate to reject Thomas Farr, President Donald Trump's nominee for a federal court in North Carolina. William Barber II, president of the North .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 27th, 2017

Meet the Right-Wing Artist Who Calls Leftism ‘A Mental Disorder’ and is Behind Meryl Streep ‘She Knew’ Posters

The artist Sabo believes "The Post" is an attack on Trump. The posters are revenge......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 21st, 2017

Trump Job Cuts at Education Department Worry Civil-Rights Advocates

The Trump administration’s Education Department is cutting staff at its Office for Civil Rights. Critics say the move will blunt the office’s response to issues like sexual assault on college campuses and racial discrimination in public schools......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 15th, 2017

Trump visited Mississippi"s new civil rights museum amid protests

Associated Press/Susan Walsh President Donald Trump visited a newly opened museum on the civil rights movement in Jackson, Mississippi o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 9th, 2017

How Donald Trump Ruined the Opening of the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum for Actual Civil Rights Leaders

And what the president can nevertheless learn from the museum......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 8th, 2017

U.S. Rep. John Lewis to skip civil rights museum opening due to Trump"s attendance

U.S. R.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 8th, 2017

White House responds to congressmen who said they would skip a Mississippi civil-rights museum opening because Trump will be there

Alex Wong/Getty Images The White House said it's "unfortunate" two congressmen will skip the opening of a civil rights museum because Trump will be attending. The congressional Democrats have said Trump's "hurtful policies" are an insult to th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 2017

NAACP Tells Trump To Stay Away From Civil Rights Museum Opening Because He Created "A Racially Hostile Climate"

The NAACP’s view has been shared by a number of other civil rights activists.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 5th, 2017

Can Businesses Ban LGBT People? Trump Lawyer Told Supreme Court It"s OK For Shops To Hang Anti-Gay Signs

Justices heard arguments in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission, which centers on a baker who refused to make a cake for a same-sex wedding......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 5th, 2017

An Indiana civil rights lawyer is trying to flip a deep-red district without bashing Trump

An Indiana civil rights lawyer is trying to flip a deep-red district without bashing Trump.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 3rd, 2017

Capitol Report: Trump meets with congressional leaders | Ex-CIA Woolsey had ‘lengthy conversation’ with Trump at Mar-a-Lago

President Trump is set to meet congressional leaders Tuesday; former CIA Director James Woolsey had a lengthy conversation with Trump at Mar-a-Lago; the Senate’s tax bill faces a vote in the budget committee; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 28th, 2017

Trump"s Twitter Attacks Reveal Him to be "Wannabe Despot," Says Political Violence Expert

Trump is scapegoating minorities and publicly shaming people for exercising their civil rights, says Brian Klass......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 24th, 2017