If the road to equality were a mile long, it would probably be easier to measure progress with a yard stick. The fact is, black people in America still have it fairly rough. Here are some statistics to prove it.
Snyder-Hill has become a world famous gay rights activist thanks in part to ex-Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum, who's moving closer to obscurity.
Prostitution in Canada is legal in itself, but there are laws against street soliciting, living on the avails of prostitution and keeping a brothel. All that might be about to change.
Since A&E put Robertson on temporary suspension, conservatives have been screaming about how Robertson’s 1st Amendment rights were violated. Well, Robertson’s situation has nothing to do with his constitutional rights being violated. The situation has everything to do with free-enterprise.
An argument that I have heard Republicans and conservatives float out a lot is that Democrats are the party of racists. There is a half-truth to this, but of course conservative Republicans always embellish the facts to support their dogma.
Most Americans are familiar with the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. However, some mistakenly believe that the protection of speech is absolute; that anything a person says is protected. That is just simply not true.
People like Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin, Chicago's Cardinal Francis George and Springfield's Bishop Thomas John Paprocki are so full of hate, they are meddling in things that don't concern them.
"It's not who votes that counts, it's who counts the votes." This quote has been attributed to Josef Stalin, and while it's hard to prove if he actually said it, the sentiment is irrefutable. And to take it to the next logical progression, it's who determines who is allowed to vote that really counts
I am very saddened by the loss of Renisha McBride, a 19 year old black woman who was shot dead in Dearborn Heights, Michigan. Before I speculate on the motivation of the shooting, I must state that the identity of the shooter has not been revealed
There are companies available whose sole job is to make planning and taking a vacation as stress-free as possible. In the case of Best Vacations Ever, they will be more than happy to do that in exchange for you attending a 90-minute seminar on time shares. Oh, but only if you're straight.