Racial injustice themes, COVID-19 seem to have ended interest in NFL

Atlanta (AP), September 14 – Jason Myers kicked the ball through the end zone to open Seattle’s season at Atlanta. No one else on the field moved. Instead, the Seahawks and Falcons dropped to one knee where they had stood. After years of pleading with their league to act against systemic racism, NFL players were […]

Biden, in Kenosha, says U.S. confronting ‘original sin’

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — Joe Biden told residents of Kenosha, Wisconsin, that recent turmoil following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, could help Americans confront centuries of systemic racism, drawing a sharp contrast with President Donald Trump amid a reckoning that has galvanized the nation. “We’re finally now getting to the point […]

Magnolia High School teachers bring radical politics into classroom with board display, administration responds to parents’ reaction

Magnolia High School teachers bring radical politics into classroom with board display, administration responds to parents’ reaction

Image: This political display appeared in Magnolia High in bedrock conservative Magnolia, Texas, until yesterday. The Golden Hammer Staff Reports Magnolia, September 1 – A political poster supporting “Black Lives Matter,” the anti-white African-American organization which has sought to radicalize the body politic, appeared in a classroom at Magnolia High School (as shown in the […]

Black National Convention puts spotlight on police brutality

NEW YORK (AP) — Black Lives Matter activists are holding their first Black National Convention Friday, a virtual event that will adopt a political agenda calling for slavery reparations, universal basic income, environmental justice and legislation that entirely re-imagines criminal justice reform. The gathering follows Democratic and Republican party conventions that laid out starkly different […]

Sierra Club apologizes for founder John Muir’s racist views, while Stanford prof White claims advocacy for wilderness has “inherent racial bias”

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Sierra Club apologized Wednesday for racist remarks its founder, naturalist John Muir, made more then a century ago as the influential environmental group grapples with a harmful history that perpetuated white supremacy. Executive Director Michael Brune said it was “time to take down some of our own monuments” as statues […]

Guest Editorial: Greg Parker, “We must reject identity politics”

Publisher’s Note: According to the Oxford Living Dictionary, “Identity politics” is a political approach and analysis based on people prioritizing the concerns most relevant to their particular racial, religious, ethnic, sexual, social, cultural or other identity, and forming exclusive political alliances with others of this group. The Golden Hammer refers to such a political approach as “racism.” […]

Biden: Racism in US is institutional, ‘white man’s problem’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Racism in America is an institutional “white man’s problem visited on people of color,” Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday, arguing that the way to attack the issue is to defeat President Donald Trump and hold him responsible for deepening the nation’s racial divide. Taking aim at incendiary racial appeals by Trump, […]

Trump digs in against racist democrat congresswomen; they’re firing back

WASHINGTON (AP and The Golden Hammer) — Unfazed by widespread criticism, President Donald Trump on Monday intensified his incendiary comments about four democrat congresswomen, urging them to get out if they don’t like things going on in America. They fired back at what they called his “xenophobic bigoted remarks” and said it was time for […]

Harris gets personal, delivers civil rights blow on Biden

WASHINGTON (AP) — Kamala Harris spoke slowly but bluntly as she stared at Joe Biden, then began treating him as a hostile witness. The former federal prosecutor turned California senator started by saying she didn’t think the former vice president “was a racist.” But she criticized him for recently “defending segregationists” in the Senate and […]

Snowflake versus Snowflake continues: Booker campaign gets 2020 jolt with pushback against Biden

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cory Booker’s supporters have spent months waiting for a moment when the charismatic senator could break through a crowded field of democrat presidential candidates. That opening came when “Sleepy” Joe Biden clumsily talked about segregationists, prompting Booker to push back at his 2020 rival to great effect.The New Jersey senator called on […]