Editor's note: This article quotes racist, homophobic and sexist language, much of which has not been censored.
Matt FordTucker Carlson’s top writer spent years posting virulently bigoted comments on a racist forum, using posts there for show material, and slipping “Easter eggs” for his friends into scripts.
‘He who controls redistricting can control Congress,’ Karl Rove famously said – and the Republican State Leadership Committee is set to do just that
Matt Ford"A 2019 USC study found that 59 million Americans now live under minority rule, where the party that receives the minority share of the vote in a state election controls the majority of seats in the subsequent state legislature."
Some members of the D.C. Guard — comprising more than 60 percent people of color — have not told family they were part of the crackdown. Guard leadership, concerned about public opposition, even warned against buying food from vendors.
Matt Ford"Tens of thousands of rifle and pistol rounds were stored in the D.C. Armory and partitioned in pallets, labeled by their state of origin, to be used on American citizens in case of emergency."
Trump’s attorney general sees himself as a grand cultural inquisitor.
Matt Ford“Barr sees himself not as the bagman for a corrupt President, but as the disciple of a fading legal & moral order—one in which unbounded executive power goes hand in hand with a sacred mandate to preserve Christian culture from secular degeneration.”
Many whites see the police as a tool to enforce a certain racial order.
Matt Ford“Calling 911 is a magical incantation of sorts. With the push of a button, anyone can summon the state’s full might and aid to their side within minutes—and many Americans don’t wield that tremendous power wisely.”