Rush was forced to resign from his position because he said: That's it. Pure. Simple. Easy enough for even a liberal to understand. Under the old definition of racist, this is not a racist statement. Obviously. Under the new arrangement, comments made by people who anti-liberal that regard race are racist statements. Articles decrying that statement as racist are numerous and plentiful, including the one I linked to above. Disagree with a liberal? You are a racist.