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CNN Advertisers Silent On Rick Santorum’s Racist Comments About Native Americans

“We birthed a nation from nothing. I mean, there was nothing here,” he told students at an event late last month.
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Rick Santorum’s Comments About Native Americans Are Despicable, But Here’s What’s Worse

"We were murdered, tricked and forced into giving up our homes. The devastation of this loss is still felt today."
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Deb Haaland: ‘Unfortunate’ That Rick Santorum Doesn’t Know Native American History

The interior secretary said she could recommend some books to the former GOP senator.
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Santorum's Comments on Native Americans Don't Quiet Critics

CNN analyst Rick Santorum went on the network to try and explain comments about Native Americans that have led to criticism, but he didn't appear to calm things down.
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Don Lemon rails against Rick Santorum after BS chat with Chris Cuomo: "I'm furious!"

"I'm furious!" CNN's Don Lemon said to Chris Cuomo in an emotional rant against CNN's conservative commentator Rick Santorum. (And, although he doesn't come out and say it, he also seems frustrated with Cuomo for his lackluster response after having the unapologetic Santorum on his show). — Read the rest
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Rick Santorum claims he 'misspoke' after saying 'there isn't much Native American culture in American culture'

CNN political commentator Rick Santorum on CNN Cuomo Prime Time. Screenshot via CNN Rick Santorum said he "misspoke" about Native American culture in the US. Santorum received criticism for suggesting that Native Americans did not contribute in a major way to the country. CNN host Don Lemon ripped into Santorum's explanation: "It was horrible." See more stories on Insider's business page. Former Pennsylvania GOP Sen. Rick Santorum in an interview on Monday walked back widely-critic...
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‘Furious’ Don Lemon Loses His Cool After Chris Cuomo Has Rick Santorum On

The CNN host was seething over Santorum and not too pleased with Cuomo, either.
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‘Embarrassing Racist’: Native American Orgs Rip Santorum For Claiming There Was ‘Nothing’ Before Colonizers Arrived

The leaders of organizations for Native Americans are raking CNN commentator Rick Santorum over the coals after he claimed that white European colonizers "birthed a nation from nothing" in America and that "there isn’t much Native American culture in American culture." [Author: Cristina Cabrera]
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Here’s Some Of The Other Hateful Trash Santorum Has Peddled Since Joining CNN

Former Republican Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum, having lost his second presidential bid in 2016, joined CNN as a senior political commentator in early 2017. Now CNN is being slammed with calls to fire Santorum for whitewashing the genocide of Native Americans during a speech at a conservative event last week. The network has yet to respond to the blowback. But before Santorum was claiming European colonizers built America out of "nothing" and that Native Americans haven't contribut...
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California effort to recall Gavin Newsom gets needed signatures to make ballot – live

Recall election could cost Californians $400mInquiry will examine patterns of unconstitutional policingUS to share up to 60 million AstraZeneca vaccine doses around the worldBiden to announce new guidance on mask-wearing for Americans 12.25am BST More on the Department of Homeland Security’s search for extremists in its ranks Zolan Kanno-Youngs of the New York Times has more details on what the Department of Homeland Security will do to search for white supremacists and other domestic extrem...
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CNN commentator Rick Santorum receives backlash after saying 'there isn't much Native American culture in American culture'

CNN commentator Rick Santorum said American culture doesn't have "much Native American culture" at a recent conservative youth group conference.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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CNN urged to fire Rick Santorum after racist comments on Native Americans

Outrage among Native Americans after ex-senator tells rightwing students’ conference that colonists ‘birthed nation from nothing’
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Rick Santorum Slammed for Saying America Was Birthed From Nothing, There 'Isn't Much Native American Culture'

"Well then @CNN. Come get your nativist, revisionist, racist boy," author Roxane Gay tweeted.
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Rick Santorum Says ‘Nothing’ Was In America Before White Colonizers Arrived

"I mean, yes, we have Native Americans, but candidly, there isn’t much Native American culture in American culture."
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Rick Santorum receives backlash after saying 'there isn't much Native American culture in American culture'

CNN commentator Rick Santorum said American culture doesn't have "much Native American culture" at a recent conservative youth group conference.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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CNN commentator Rick Santorum receives backlash for comment on Native American culture

CNN commentator Rick Santorum said American culture doesn't have "much Native American culture" at a recent conservative youth group conference.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Rick Santorum: ‘Nothing’ Was In America Before White Colonizers Arrived

"I mean, yes, we have Native Americans, but candidly, there isn’t much Native American culture in American culture."
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Rick Santorum says 'there isn't much Native American culture in American culture'

Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call Former GOP Sen. Rick Santorum sparked backlash over comments made about Native Americans. "There isn't much Native American culture in American culture," Santorum said. Online critics accused Santorum of whitewashing US history. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former Republican Sen. Rick Santorum sparked online backlash over recent remarks made at an event for a conservative youth organization in which he suggested Native Americans didn'...
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Trump's speech was pathetic, but his authoritarianism is still dangerous

President Donald Trump is reflected as he departs after speaking about the 2020 US presidential election results in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House on November 5, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Barria With his presidency all but over, Trump insisted reality isn't real at a Thursday press briefing. He's following the maxim of his former troll-whisperer Steve Bannon: "flood the zone with s---." The president blathered baseless assaults on a democratic process that has no shortage of i...
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MSNBC stopped airing Trump false victory speech after 35 seconds — calling it 'dangerous' — while other networks aired all 15 minutes of it

MSNBC host Brian Williams (right) seen as the network cut short President Trump's speech on the election results Thursday evening. MSNBC In a White House speech on Thursday, President Donald Trump falsely claimed he was leading the election and made false allegations that the Democrats were stealing the election through "illegal" votes. Though the speech lasted 15 minutes, MSNBC cut it off after just 35 seconds.  Explaining why the network made the decision later in the broadcast, anch...
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Donald Trump Jr. compares the US to a 'banana republic' over uncorroborated election fraud claims and gets tagged by Twitter

Donald Trump Jr., during a news conference at the Georgia Republican Party headquarters in Atlanta on November 5, 2020. John Bazemore/AP Photos Donald Trump Jr., the President's son has called for "total war" over election fraud claims and for fellow Republicans to show support for his father after many have remained silent. Trump Jr. tweeted on Thursday: "It's time to clean up this mess & stop looking like a banana republic!" President Trump falsely declared victory on Wednesday morning w...
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‘Just Pathetic’: Trump Widely Condemned For Wannabe Dictator White House Statement

Within seconds of President Donald Trump wrapping up a rambling statement in which he baselessly claimed that counting votes was actually election theft, he faced a barrage of condemnation from, well, just about everyone.  John Roberts, Fox News’ White House correspondent, said the President had simply not presented any proof for his claims of widespread fraud, which he claimed over and over again without any actual detail or evidence to back it up.  “Perhaps I just haven’t heard about i...
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Rick Santorum: 'Shocking' to hear Trump say these things in speech

Former Sen. Rick Santorum (R-PA) reacted to President Donald Trump's address from the White House press briefing room where he unleashed a fury of baseless claims about the 2020 presidential election. Santorum said it was "very disappointing and shocking" to hear the allegations and hoped Republicans would defend the election's integrity.
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Anderson Cooper cuts off Rick Santorum after he said businesses didn't board up their storefronts 'to keep Donald Trump supporters from looting'

"They boarded up businesses in New York City, not to keep Donald Trump supporters from looting, OK?" Santorum said during a CNN panel Wednesday.
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Anderson Cooper cuts off Rick Santorum after he said businesses didn't board up their storefronts 'to keep Donald Trump supporters from looting'

Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call Anderson Cooper dug into CNN contributor Rick Santorum after the former senator suggested that businesses aren't boarding up their storefronts to "to keep Donald Trump supporters from looting." "Where is the real threat here?" Santorum said during the panel Wednesday. "I don't see any Republicans, I don't see any people storming around, burning buildings, and crashing through storefronts." Cooper chimed in on Santorum's comment regarding the buildings, saying tha...
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Republicans have condemned Trump's false claim to have already won the election

Getty Prominent Republicans condemned Trump's anti-democratic statement on Wednesday morning. Trump falsely claimed that he had already won the election. No winner has been declared and counting is ongoing. He also announced his intention to go to the Supreme Court in an attempt to stop further election counting. Former Senator Rick Santorum, ex-Governor Chris Christie, and Trump's former National Security Advisor John Bolton all criticised the statement in strong terms. Bolton said Trump...
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Republicans and conservative commentators condemn Trump's false claim to have already won the election

Getty Prominent Republicans condemned Trump's anti-democratic statement on Wednesday morning. Trump falsely claimed that he had already won the election. No winner has been declared and counting is ongoing. He also announced his intention to go to the Supreme Court in an attempt to stop further election counting. Former Republican Senator Rick Santorum and ex-Republican governor Chris Christie criticised the statement. Rick Santorum told ABC: "I was very distressed by what I heard the pre...
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Pennsylvania's governor promises to 'count every vote' after Trump threatens to stop tabulation

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) just put a damper on President Trump's premature victory party.Even though several critical states hung in the balance, Trump gave what sounded like a victory speech early Wednesday morning. He declared victory in Georgia and North Carolina — states he hadn't won — and then predicted he'd also wrap up Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Wisconsin as well, even if it meant going to the Supreme Court to stop votes being counted there.But Wolf made it clear he was...
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Trump Administration Funds Plasma Company Based In Owner’s Condo

Former GOP Sen. Rick Santorum, who has a financial stake in it, lobbied senior U.S. government officials for funding.
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Van Jones: Trump did his best ever, and it was not enough

CNN's Van Jones and Rick Santorum discuss President Trump and Joe Biden's immigration arguments during the final presidential debate. Check out more CNN debate coverage here.
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