The Gecko Takes A Stand

by
Abby Zimet

In another victory in a smart campaign by ColorOfChange.org
to hit right-wing racists where it hurts, GEICO has joined four large
companies that have pulled advertising from Fox's Glenn Beck show.
After Beck called President Obama "a guy...who has a deep-seated hatred
for
white people" - including, evidently, his mother - Color of Change,
whose mission is to strengthen black America's political voice, began
circulating its petition urging advertisers to yank their support. To
sign go here

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