Appearing on CNN following her WaPo op-ed, Nomani explained that she sees a crisis within leftism, which she dubbed the "liberal honor brigade." They shut up the opposition and exhibit no tolerance, she said. -Amanda Prestigiacomo
WE progressives believe in diversity, and we want women, blacks, Latinos, gays and Muslims at the table — er, so long as they aren’t conservatives. -Nicholas Kristof, A Confession of Liberal Intolerance
Why are liberals so upset at such a tiny deviation from the party line? One theory, of course, is the presumptuousness of liberalism that it comprehends complete truth and justice and thereby need not tolerate dissent. -Steven Hayward, Why Are Liberals So Insecure and Miserable?
Democrat, Liberal, Obama, Fascism, Politics, Jobs
After repeatedly criticizing President Barack Obama, actor James Woods suggested in a tweet late Tuesday that his politics may cost him work in Hollywood... "I don’t expect to work again. I think Barack Obama is a threat to the integrity and future of the Republic. My country first."
Asra Nomani, Muslim Trump Supporter
Calls Out "Liberal Honor Brigade"
Referring to herself as a “happy liberal,” she then railed against other liberals who look to shut down opposing views.
“I believe in progressive values but I do believe that we have a liberal honor brigade nowadays that is basically shutting up and silencing people who disagree with them.”
Hypocrisy, Liberal, Racism, Oops
Noticeably absent from the speaker line-up at the Let Freedom Ring event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington today: the nation’s only black Senator, Tim Scott. Scott, a Republican Representative appointed by S.C. Governor Nikki Haley earlier this year to fill former Sen. Jim DeMint’s seat in the U.S. Senate after he retired, was not invited to participate in the historic event, a spokesperson for the Senator confirmed to Red Alert Politics in an email.
I think Justice Thomas on the United States Supreme Court is an Uncle Tom. A black man allowed himself to be used to carry the message of a white man, which is against the interests of black people in America. -Alabama State Rep. Alvin Holmes (D)
Summers committed the cardinal sin against the academic hard left: He expressed politically incorrect views regarding gender, race, religion, sexual preference, and the military. -Alan M. Dershowitz
It’s no secret that conservative women are held to a different standard than liberal women. That bias becomes most obvious when a conservative woman rises to a prominent position. -Ashe Schow
I stopped being a Democrat when it became clear that I was expected to vacate any of my own thoughts and opinions in order to fall in line with the party, or be called moronic or hateful or bigoted or even evil. -Elizabeth Scalia
The real story of bigotry and intolerance is the fact that it lives and thrives on the left. As a gay woman who spent most of her adult life pushing the cart for liberal causes with liberal friends in a liberal city, I found that sexism, racism and homophobia are staples in the liberal world. -Tammy Bruce
But, I sense that you are about to experience the 'Big Cutoff' from those of us who believe we can no longer trust you, me included. -Michael Schlesinger to reporter Andy Revkin