Tag Archives: Xenophobia

Racism, Xenophobia and Misogyny Intersect: Giving birth while in shackles.

Tweet This is what an asshole looks like. In Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s world, this is acceptable behavior. The most recent atrocity committed by the self-proclaimed “America’s Toughest Sheriff” involves a woman who was detained while 9-months pregnant. Alma Minerva Chacon’s case has been receiving media attention due to the brutality with which she was treated. [...]
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Getting Closer to Removing the HIV Travel and Immigration Ban.

TweetIn a historic move the Department of Health and Human Services has issued regulations that will start the process to lift the HIV travel and immigration ban. The ban is from the 80′s and has stigmatized and restricted the movement of people with HIV. The ban is based on discrimination, hate and fear. Andrew Sullivan [...]
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Things That Make You Go, “OMFG STFU”

Tweet*Trigger warning–This will make you really mad* This is hate speech, it is for the purpose of inciting violence against immigrants and to fuel racial tension. He must be stopped. Furthermore, despite all statistical evidence to the contrary, Michael Savage is so paranoid and afraid of people of color, he continues to insist that immigrants [...]
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