Saturday, February 27, 2021
hate groups

Ruled by Hate: Hate Groups in America

The rise in hate groups and hate crimes in the past year is staggering
Merrick Garland

Merrick Garland Nomination Benefits No One

Before he leaves office, Obama needed to remind us just how un-progressive he can be

Caitlyn Jenner’s Contradictory Conservatism

For Jenner to say that Hillary's record on woman's right is selfish and self serving is reproachable.
Supreme Court

Diverse Candidates for the Supreme Court

Obama's list of possible SCOTUS replacements is so diverse that nominating another white Christian male would be considered a tragedy
apple

Big Government or Big Apple?

The debate over the unlocking of a terrorist's iPhone shows once again that Republicans have no problem with big government
Guantanamo

The Relocation of Guantanamo Bay

President Obama’s plan to shut down the infamous terrorist prison is pointless from a Human Rights perspective
sodomy ban

Reaffirming Michigan’s Sodomy Ban

Although banning sodomy has been deemed unconstitutional across the country, Michigan's new anti-sodomy law still poses a threat to the LGBT community
Opinions of Antonin Scalia

The Worst Opinions of Antonin Scalia

The most conservative Justice in recent memory had some pretty crazy views
Antonin Scalia

The Timely Passing of Antonin Scalia

The death of the the most conservative judge on the Supreme Court just made the 2016 Election that much more important

Why Some People Deny White Privilege Exists

The easy answer to explain the denial of White Privilege is racism, but it's more complex than that.
Scott Lively

Scott Lively: When Anti-Gay Activists Succeed

After gay rights victories across America, religious fundamentalists are now taking their failed battles to other countries... and winning
Spanking law

Canada set to Repeal Spanking Law

Should parents who spank their kids be open to criminal prosecution?
El Chapo

El Chapo’s Capture is not Enough

The recapture of the Mexican drug kingpin will not lessen the drug violence, it will incite even more
Oregon Standoff

Oregon Standoff is about Provoking a War

The militiamen standoff in Oregon is not about ranching, arson or public land that never belonged to them
Ferguson Effect

The Real “Ferguson Effect”

The Ferguson effect should refer to the birth of a movement, not a "ploy to reduce scrutiny of the police"

Samuel L. Jackson is Right About Mass Shooters

Mass shootings by white men happen all the time, yet white Americans are not stigmatized for it.
Woodrow Wilson

The Racism of Woodrow Wilson

Does the ignorance of an accomplished man negate the good things he's done?
racism

Racism and the False Sense of Superiority

Americans will only beat back racism when we realize we're no better than anyone else
secret terrorist prisons

America’s Secret Terrorist Prisons

These two secret and unconstitutional “little Guantanamos” were designed to keep Americans locked up and and their mouths shut
Bernie Sanders Supports Legal Weed

Bernie Sanders and Legalizing Weed

Bernie Sanders is the only presidential candidate to support legalization and challenge the failed war on drugs