McLean County GOP Finds It Hard to Denounce Nazis

Since white nationalists descended on Charlottesville two weeks ago and Donald Trump invented the term "alt-left" whole cloth, local conservatives have been turning themselves into pretzels to shift the blame for the violence and hateful rhetoric back onto progressives. Instead of condemning the violence perpetrated by the white supremacists--no ifs, ands, or buts--leader of the …

Hate Crime Committed in Bloomington

Sometime over the weekend (May 6th or 7th), racially charged graffiti was left in McGraw Park in Bloomington. The vandals spray-painted swastikas, the word KKK, and the n-word on a portion of the pavement in the park. The perpetrators are possibly three white male teenagers, aged 15 to 16, who also committed other vandalism in …