Al passed away this year, but I still feel him around every time I listen to this song.
(...and yeah, he was one of my all time favs...)
I miss Satchmo too...
Oh, and before you call me anti-Semitic, for calling out the…Continue
Definition of treachery
1 : violation of allegiance or of faith and confidence : treason
2 : an act of perfidy or…
Or maybe not...
Lee Camp, of Redacted Tonight, gets it.
He explains why it was totally acceptable for a 16 year old girl to slap an Israeli soldier.
Watch, learn AND react!
Israel has officially banned all members of non-violent civil rights groups like JEWISH Voice for Peace and CodePink. Both of these groups have been banned from entering Israel because they advocate for the same human and civil rights for Palestinians as everyone else living in Israeli-controlled territory.
They, partially, do this through their support of the Boycott, Divest & Sanctions Movement…Continue
A couple of days ago our GENIUS President tweeted the following:
"I went from VERY successful businessman, to top T.V. Star to President of the United States (on my first try). I think that would qualify as not smart, but genius....and a very stable genius at that!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump )…
As a "card carrying", active member of Code Pink I am now officially banned from ever visiting Israel!
To top that off, though not Jewish, I'm a dues paying member of Jewish Voice for Peace so that gets me banned TWICE! How cool is THAT!!!!
My crime worthy of being…Continue
"A woman suffered from an ovarian parasite that migrated down her Fallopian tube.
It took her 9 months to be cured of this infestation."
^^ THAT^^ is possibly the best explanation of pregnancy I have EVER seen! LOL
Over 300 men, women and children were brutally and maliciously murdered.
These murders weren't committed by "terrorists" (actually they were), religious fanatics or brown skinned hordes charging over our borders...
These murders were committed by OUR OWN GOVERNMENT at Wounded Knee, South Dakota.…
The Canadian Minister of Health is a doctor.
The Canadian Minister of Transport is an astronaut.…
Yeah... the fabulously, fabulous #metoo movement...
...dear to the hearts of most female Hollywood celebrities, Democratic politicians and pro-feminist talk show hosts...
Being the subject of sexual assault and abuse I certainly am a proponent of bringing male (and in a VERY few cases, female) abuse into the light of…Continue
The poor, poor defenders of oppression, apartheid, war crimes and ethic cleanings have had it hard for many years. They were forced to actually read and memorize the Hasbara Handbook!
They got a…Continue
Some might take umbrage to that quote in my title...
I certainly do...
...but maybe Ayelet Shaked has a different definition of "moral", seeing as how the following video clearly shows 15 or so members of the Israeli Occupation Forces beating a…Continue
Transgender people walk a thin tightrope. The constant hate, lack of support and mental anguish is a continuous threat to their mental health.
...but before I go on, here are some facts:
~ Transgender people, kids especially,…Continue
What do y'all think about having an Our Salon Writers Competition?
I was thinking giving the entrants two weeks to write a post for each of the 11 tag categories (Art/Photography, Belief/Religion, "Current Events/Politics", Entertainment, Fiction, "Personal Narrative/Life", Music, Humor, Poetry, Non-Fiction, "Open Call").
A "Team" of Judges (hopefully led by Lorianne)…Continue
This is worth sharing...
As you read it think what is like to be a member of an oppressed and hated Palestinian in your own occupied land.…Continue
This is seriously one of the most wonderful things I have ever read!
I swear it is almost like the Trump administration is channeling the brilliant & profound ramblings of a certain "Doc" from Texas we all know and love!
Thank the sweet Lord I worship…Continue
Three-card Monte is a con game in which the victim is cheated because one or more of the cards they are betting is no longer present.
The Congressional Style of the game is where a bunch shills testify on a given subject... but one or more of the people it impacts are not present.