salon.com – Janet Allon
The ignorant Kentucky county clerk Kim Davis grabbed a lot of headlines this week, for refusing to give marriage licenses to same-sex couples on religious grounds. Naturally, swarms of right-wing panderers and Republican candidates rushed to her defense. On the world stage, the image of a drowned Syrian todler inspired an international wakeup call to the humanitarian refugee crisis. Then again, you’d have to actually be a human to recognize the sadness of it, and no one ever accused some of these right-wingers of being human. Here are five of the low-lights emanating from the right this week.