On this day, back in 1957, The Little Rock Nine started school...
They had to be escorted by federal troops through a mob of screaming white people...
Dr. Terrence Roberts was one of the Little Rock 9... listen to what it was really…Continue
Kids who used to be playmates are being taught racism from early on, by our school system.
A perfect example is what is occurring in Fayette County Schools.
Racism is being "taught" at several different levels in not just…Continue
Pretty much explains everything, don't it?…
Me to a TEE!!!!
Thank you science for validating my offensive language skills, my propensity to stay up late and my inclination to clean every 6 months whether I need to or not.…Continue
MEMORANDUM FOR: The President
FROM: Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity
SUBJECT: Moscow Has Upped the Ante in Syria
We are concerned that you may not have been adequately briefed on the upsurge of hostilities in northwestern Syria, where Syrian…Continue
Shem Jean was an active church member, who worked for a Big 5 Accounting firm.
(not exactly a "thug"... he wasn't "asking for it").
Amber Guyger is a…Continue
"Just in case you can’t tell the difference between a centrist Democrat and a Republican."
Oh, I'm sure you are a big fan of Chucky "Israel First" Schummer. ::roll eyes::…Continue
I'm sure you are having "a good time" where ever you ended up.
I just hope the rest of the Rock 'n Rollers there don't give you too much shit for have the real first name of "Farrokh". LOL…Continue
This is a guest post from Ms. Lara Dale who is a friend of mine and fellow member of Code Pink:
"If the only argument Zionists have to back up their war crimes is calling me an anti-Semite, here is my response:
Zionism is secular, Judaism is not. All Jews are not Semitic, but Palestinians are, going back thousands of…Continue
It really, Really, REALLY is...
It is time... to acknowledge that Churches and religious organizations are knee deep in politics and strongly "preach" their doctrine TO our government.
It is time... to enforce the "establishment…Continue
I remember reading comments here, from some people, that they both "liked" what Pope Francis has said and that they had "high hopes" for him. There also have been several "kudos" regarding his stances on gay and women's rights.
I, obviously, made none of them because, to me, it is clear that he goes "full Trump"…Continue
I'm a proud Democratic Socialist. I'm not at all ashamed nor embarrassed by that label. In fact, I am a proud, loud and unbowed member of The Democratic Socialists of America. (...and, yes... you can vote Green and be a Democratic Socialist, as well. Just say'in.)
Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, on the…Continue
Well... actually they must have been members of the bar... because they were all invoked during hearings of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals... who ruled last week that feeding the homeless, in spite of numerous city and state ordinances against it, is an “expressive conduct protected by the First Amendment.”
One of the most…Continue
Fifty-five years ago today, Dr. Martin Luther King gave the most moving speech in history.
It's worth watching a few more times because his dream is as far from being fulfilled as it was back in 1963.
Super Dupper STELLAR!!!
"Progressive Democrats" are simply ALL a twitter because the DNC changed their "rules" regarding Super Delegates!!!
That means the elitist centrists who run the DNC actually…Continue
I will never again listen when someone try to tell me that the ENTIRE Catholic Church is not culpable for the actions of it's clergy...
No fucking more...
As far as I'm concerned the Pope, the Council of Cardinals, the Catholic Hierarchy, it's leaders, it's priests, it's nuns, it's…Continue
Once again, I feel the need to respond to one of Jonathan Wolfman's comments which, frankly, boggles my mind... to wit:
"this pope's welcoming lgbt Catholics..."
My initial impulse was to scream "BULL . FUCKING . SHIT HE DID!" (which I did do... LOL)
Then I decided to "learn" y'all some…Continue
Jim Carrey wrote in a tweet posted by the actor , “40 innocent children killed on a bus in Yemen.” And added, “Our ally. Our missile. Our crime.”
He also shared one of his pieces of artwork...
Truer word were never spoken and, to me…Continue
These are the words of Bill Donohue, President of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights which is the largest Catholic advocacy group in America with over 350,000 members.
The above pictured quote was Mr. Donohue's response to the Grand Jury's findings that factually documented the rape and sexual abuse of thousands of children by hundreds of…Continue