2.05.2010

Civil Rights Groups Blast Beck's Questioning Of Obama's Name

A couple of days ago, Glenn Beck went of one of his insane rants, only this time he was suggesting the President's Name is un-American. and explained why Obama chose it. It was vile.

Media Matters has joined several civil right's groups in denouncing his latest hate fest:

Civil Rights Groups Decry Beck's Questioning Of Obama's Name


Coalition to Fox News host: "America is not a country that defines citizenship or patriotism based on color, or creed, or name"

Washington, DC - Today, Media Matters for America joined six civil rights organizations in decrying Glenn Beck's comments on President Obama's name. Beck said "You don't take the name Barack to identify with America," but to identify with "your heritage," "your father in Kenya, who is a radical."

The coalition of organizations, which includes America's Voice, Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles (CHIRLA), Center for New Community, Color of Change, NCLR (National Council of La Raza), Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition, and Media Matters, released the following statement:

read the statement here...

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