Category Archives: Liberals

Friday Feminism – Abortion & Reproductive Rights, Good Cop/Bad Cop and Racism

Lead Story ♀ The women of New Horizons’ Pluto flyby Women make up 25 percent of the New Horizons flyby team. Science team leader Fran Bagenal said, “This isn’t remarkable – it’s just how it is.” Abortion & Reproductive Rights ♀ Who’s Behind the Planned Parenthood Sting Video? – Read the full article

Friday Feminism – Abortion, Animals & the Environment

Lead Story ♀ Disappearing Trees: Using Google Earth To Map Deforestation Abortion & Reproductive Rights ♀A New Model in the Fight for Abortion Rights ♀Tennessee Republican who pressured mistress to have abortion votes to restrict them for other women – Because the only rights are Republican rights.   – Read the full article

Vote / Not Vote …. Who Are You REALLY Punishing?

We’re in the golden 60-day countdown toward the 2014 midterms, and democratic voting blocks are threatening to boycott state elections. I wish to address these progressives, liberals, Dem constituents, (punctuating my comments directly at immigration activists) intending to sit at home this election cycle under the misguided ideal they’re punishing the party…..but before I get to the meat…. – Read the full article

Ralph Nader Harshes My Calm… Again.

To all my lefty friends who may read this I will give my standard disclaimer whenever I post on this subject. Following is a rant about Ralph Nader so if you have no interest in reading about what a putz Nader is, feel free to move along. – Read the full article

Democrats React to GOP Congress Suing the President for Conciliation on ACA Mandate

Yesterday marked a historic American first: Boehner’s craven caucus voted to sue the President for delaying the employer mandate during the implementation of the ACA. Yes, the same ACA the GOP squandered an estimated $79 million and 50 votes to repeal Obamacare over the last three years. – Read the full article

SCOTUS’ Rules Hobby Lobby’s Corporate Rights Supersede Individual’s & Health…. Democratic Mid-term Opportunity

Justice Ginsburg dissent on yesterday’s contemptible 5-4 Supreme Court ruling in favor of Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood Specialties Corp., “would allow corporations to opt out of almost any law that they find incompatible with their sincerely held religious beliefs.” (1) The eight salient points proffers a formidable campaign strategy enhancing a competitive margin for the midterms if they’re savvy enough to include this ruling in their appeals for votes.  – Read the full article

A Peek of What Campaigns May Come

Congressman Charles Rangel (D) – NY NY State Senator – Adriano Espaillat (D) – NY The NY primary race between 22-term Democrat, Congressman Charles Rangel (D) – NY has flown under the media radar. State Senator Adriano Espaillat (D) – NY, for the second time since 2012, is seeking to unseat Mr. – Read the full article

IT’S ABOUT TIME!

APRIL 8, 2014-EQUAL PAY DAY  April 8, 2014 is Equal Pay Day.  It is the symbolic day when women’s earnings finally catch up to men’s earnings from the previous year. Thanks to the gender pay gap, it takes women an extra three months of wages to make up that 23-percent difference. – Read the full article

Where In I Agree With CPAC Firebrand, Dr. Ben Carson… Sort Of.

I am not a fan of political correctness,” Carson said to loud applause in a video clip pulled by Media Matters. “I still believe that marriage is between a man and a woman.” “Of course gay people should have the same rights as everyone else,” he continued. – Read the full article

The Arizona Religious Discrimination Law Is Self Defeating

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer is deciding whether to sign or veto a bill passed in the name of religious freedom.  In order to protect religious freedom, Brewer should veto Senate Bill 1062. While passing the bill in the guise of protecting religious freedom, Republicans noted several examples across the nation of businesses that were sanctioned for not catering to gay weddings.  – Read the full article

For The “It’s Cold In December = No Global Warming” Crowd:

Presenting the perfect rebuttal to your right wing knuckle headed uncle who thinks winter cold snaps disprove global warming: It is like someone on the Titanic declaring “Those crazy liberals say this ship is sinking, but my end of the boat is 500 feet in the air!” Spread it around… – Read the full article

An Onionism… The Charcoal Calls The Snowflake Black

We’ve all heard the expression “that is the pot calling the kettle black”, meaning that someone who is guilty of some sort of transgression blames someone else for doing the same thing. I propose another term, “that is the charcoal calling the snowflake black”, to mean someone that is guilty of a transgression claiming that someone else is guilty as well, even when the 2nd party is essentially innocent of the charge. – Read the full article