Rick Santorum

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Van Jones Special to Investigate 2016 Election's 'Messy Truth'

“The Messy Truth” airs live on CNN on December 6.

Rick Santorum Suspends Presidential Campaign, Leaves Behind A Bunch of Racist Gaffes

The former Pennsylvania Senator leaves behind a few (some of them racist?) gems for us to go down memory lane with.

Did Rick Santorum Just Almost Call the President the N-Word? [Video]

At a campaign stop in Janesville, Wisconsin on Tuesday, GOP presidential hopeful Rick Santorum came pretty close uttering the N-word when describing President Obama.

White Born-Again and Evangelical Christians Dominated Alabama and Mississippi GOP Primaries

Mississippi has the highest African-American population of any state in the union but on Tuesday’s GOP primary around 8 in 10 Mississippians voters were white evangelical or born-again Christians.

The New-Old Southern Strategy Mixes Racism and Sexism for Nasty Results

GOP presidential candidates have thrown gender dog-whistle politics into the race pot. It’s looking an awful lot like the odious 1960s Southern strategy.

Santorum Vows He Won't Give Black People "Somebody Else's Money"

Santorum spread inaccurate racist assumptions at a campaign stop in Iowa, where he’s polling strongly.