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  • Lawmaker Introduces Bill Forcing Schools To Show Conservative Filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza’s…

    25 July 2014, 1:38 pm by: Jameson Parker

    To those who claim lawmakers aren’t doing anything, that just isn’t true. At least one conservative lawmaker is spending his time in office trying to get conservative propaganda movies shown to high school kids. Republican Alan Hays, a Florida state…
  • Conservative ‘Christian’ Mayor: Atheists Can’t Be Treated Equally Because They’re Like Nazis…

    25 July 2014, 1:09 pm by: Stephen D Foster Jr

    The conservative "Christian" mayor of Warren, Michigan compared atheists to Nazis and the KKK.
  • PETA Will Pay Water Bills Of Struggling Detroit Families If They Give Up Meat

    25 July 2014, 12:52 pm by: Vera

    The city of Detroit has been steadily cutting off the water of residents who cannot pay their water bills at around 1,500-3,000 people per week. It is estimated that about half of the city is behind on bills. In the words of one resident, “when half of…
  • Paul Ryan Continues To Pretend He Gives A Damn About The Poor

    25 July 2014, 12:46 pm by: Justin Rosario

    Paul Ryan has been passing himself off as a serious policy wonk for years. He's not getting any better at role playing.
  • George R. R. Martin Writes Back To Teen Who Asks to Be Brutally Murdered

    25 July 2014, 12:08 pm by: Joe Fletcher

    According to Mashable a 13-year-old boy from the UK wrote a letter to George R.R. Martin asking for a character to be murdered in the author’s next Game of Thrones installment. Martin held a crowdfunding campaign, through the Prizero platform, to raise money…
  • America’s Shameful Year of Botched Executions

    25 July 2014, 11:25 am by: Kerry-Anne

    Death by lethal injection normally takes between 10 and 15 minutes.  This week in Arizona, a botched protocol saw death row convict Joseph R Wood III take two hours to expire, gasping for air 660 times before he died.. This has reignited the debate on the…
  • Israel Is Trying To Make Genocide Sexy

    25 July 2014, 6:05 am by: Kerry-Anne

    Throughout history, authoritarian regimes have sought to make their chief perpetrators sexy.  For the Nazi’s it was the Aryan ‘strength through joy”, but North Korea, the USSR, East Germany…and yes, even our own Western cultures engage in this. Israel…
  • A Customer Tries to Ruin This Waitress’ Day, Gets A Strong Dose of Reality

    25 July 2014, 5:42 am by: Kerry-Anne

    For the past 22 years, waiting staff in the US have has their hourly wage before tips capped at $2.13  – meanwhile 59.8% inflation in the dollar since means that in reality, their wages have halved in value over that time. All moves to expand this wage to…
  • Families Awake To Find Creepy Porcelain Doll Copies of Their Little Girls Left on Doorstep

    25 July 2014, 5:06 am by: Kerry-Anne

    Eight families in in San Clemente, California were completely freaked out when porcelain doll versions of their young daughters showed up on their doorsteps. Police say that up to 11 dolls were left in front of the girls’ homes, and no notes or threatening…
  • Thanks To Obamacare, You Might Be Getting An Insurance Refund

    24 July 2014, 8:06 pm by: Wendy Gittleson

    In a story that's bound to send Republicans straight into the spin cycle, it was announced on Thursday that insurance companies will be refunding Americans $332 million because they've been overcharging them for healthcare.
  • Mayor Reviling KKK, Atheist And Nazis Literature Is Sued (VIDEO)

    24 July 2014, 6:09 pm by: Gloria Christie

    Are the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) and the Nazis upset that they can’t have a table beside Warren Mayor Jim Fouts’ prayer station which distributes religious pamphlets and prayers in his city hall? Probably not. But the American Civil Liberties Union (ALCU) and…
  • ‘Modern Family’ Star Refuses To Have Picture Taken With Homophobe Rick Santorum

    24 July 2014, 5:58 pm by: Jameson Parker

    Even politicians can get a little starstruck around celebrities. But beware: if you’re the kind of politician who bashes gay people on a regular basis, asking an actor who has publicly supported gay rights and plays one on TV may get you the cold shoulder.…
  • Irony Alert – Newspaper Editor Went On Anti-’Gaystapo’ Rant: Suing For Discrimination

    24 July 2014, 4:33 pm by: Wendy Gittleson

    Hopefully, this case will be shut down before making it to the five Catholic men in the Supreme Court.
  • John C. Wright: Women Must ‘Obey’ Their Husbands Because Men Are Christ-Like

    24 July 2014, 3:45 pm by: Justin Rosario

    Wright's Neanderthal view of gender is hardly atypical for conservatives. The idea that women should be equal to men in our society is terrifying to them.
  • Israel Bombs UN Shelter Housing Mostly Palestinian Kids (PHOTOS)

    24 July 2014, 3:39 pm by: Jameson Parker

    Palestinians – mostly children – who had sought shelter from Israeli airstrikes in a UN-controlled elementary school thought they would be safe when suddenly the school itself was fired upon by Israeli tanks. At least 15 Palestinians were killed and dozens…
  • Woman Live-Tweets IBM Execs’ Sexist Conversation

    24 July 2014, 2:49 pm by: Vera

    If you have the urge to say something completely offensive about women in the workplace, it’s a good idea to make sure that the person next to you doesn’t have the ability to live-tweet the conversation. On Monday in Toronto, editor and coder Lyndsay…
  • FBI Guilty Of Creating ‘An Illusion’ Of Terrorism (VIDEO)

    24 July 2014, 2:37 pm by: Vera

    The Human Rights Watch and Columbia Law School’s Human Rights Institute have recently released a report claiming that the U.S. Justice Department and the FBI have been targeting American Muslims in unethical counterterrorism “sting operations.” The…
  • Jews and Arabs Love Each Other, Refuse To Be Enemies

    24 July 2014, 2:16 pm by: Gloria Christie

    As the Israel-Palestine area detonated into a mass of rockets and explosions, an orthodox Jewish boyfriend and an Arab girlfriend who, is half Lebanese, kissed – their image went viral.  And this photo became the face of an internet initiative called  Jews…
  • ‘Good Gal’ With A Gun Pulls Gun When Asked To Drive Slower (VIDEO)

    24 July 2014, 1:49 pm by: Wendy Gittleson

    Guns and Walmart - the new Americana.
  • New Data Shows Worst States For Children Are Republican

    24 July 2014, 1:14 pm by: Joe Fletcher

    The Annie E. Casey Foundation has released their 25th edition of their KIDS COUNT Data Book. There is a lot of good news for kids based on the trends the group has studied, there is some bad news as well, especially if you’re a child in a Republican majority…

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