Articles by: Kerry-Anne

Video: Trans Woman Brutally Stomped on Head in Busy Street as Passersby Do Nothing

Video: Trans Woman Brutally Stomped on Head in Busy Street as Passersby Do Nothing

A video showing a transgender woman being brutally attacked in an Atlanta street has gone viral across social media.  While the tans woman is beaten mercilessly by her assailant, onlookers do nothing. Instead of this video appearing on the news media as part of an appeal for witnesses, it emerged […]

by Kerry-Anne· · News
This is the Kind of Story about Black Kids in America You Almost Never Hear

This is the Kind of Story about Black Kids in America You Almost Never Hear

You see a black kid on the news in front of police tape and you think…what? A witness to a shooting, a trouble maker? Gang bangers, drug dealers, inherently suspect – that’s the common portrayal of young African American men in the US media.  But here is a story that […]

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues
These Boys Were So Outraged by Sexism in Their School, They Did This

These Boys Were So Outraged by Sexism in Their School, They Did This

When a government report came out that stated French “teachers give preferential treatment to male students.” a group of schoolboys in Nantes decided to make a stand for gender equality. They wanted to challenge gender stereotypes in a visible, unignorable way.  Watch the video below, and I think you’ll find they […]

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues
Which US State Incarcerates People at Five Times the Rate of Iran?

Which US State Incarcerates People at Five Times the Rate of Iran?

It’s hardly news that no one does incarceration like good old America, but new data has revealed that one US state now has an incarceration rate five times that of Iran. So, who gets the honors? Well done, Louisiana – followed closely by Mississippi, Georgia, Texas, and Arizona. The matter […]

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues
Conservatives Might Call Liberal Activists Silly Hippies, but Science Says Otherwise

Conservatives Might Call Liberal Activists Silly Hippies, but Science Says Otherwise

Despite how often justice activists and protesters are referred to as day-dreaming, irrational, dirty hippies – science just stepped in to show that all those taking an active place in battling injustice are actually acting the most rationally. A University of Chicago study published in the Journal of Neuroscience has revealed […]

A Man Shot and Killed This Girl Execution Style to Torture her Dad, say Police

A Man Shot and Killed This Girl Execution Style to Torture her Dad, say Police

This two-year old little girl was sitting on the porch with her daddy on a beautiful summer day when she was was shot execution-style by a “coward” who wanted the child’s father to watch her die, police said Thursday. Kamiya French was pronounced dead at a nearby hospital on Tuesday […]

by Kerry-Anne· · News
Israelis Call for “Death to All Arabs” As Media Whitewashes Vigilante Murder of Palestinian Child

Israelis Call for “Death to All Arabs” As Media Whitewashes Vigilante Murder of Palestinian Child

Warning: There is a very distressing image contained in this article.  If you do not wish to see it, please read no further. Israeli teenagers have been patrolling Palestinian areas of Jerusalem calling for “Death to all Arabs”, a Palestinian boy is kidnapped from the streets of Jerusalem to be […]

by Kerry-Anne· · News
65 Million Americans Will Not be Celebrating This July 4th, Here’s Why…

65 Million Americans Will Not be Celebrating This July 4th, Here’s Why…

Over sixty five million Americans, that’s around 1 out of every 5 people you pass in the street,  are unable to enjoy the “unalienable rights” of “life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness” promised when the Declaration of Independence was adopted on July 4, 1776.   This July 4th, we […]

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues
Mohammed Abu Khdier in happier times

Israelis Kidnap Palestinian Boy and Burn Him Alive. Enough.

After Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netenyahu called for revenge or the murders of three Israeli teens, citizens took matters into their own hands by kidnapping a 16-year old Palestinian boy and burning him alive. This climate of state sponsored racism (Israeli politicians now refer to African immigrants as ‘Infiltrators’) has […]

by Kerry-Anne· · News
The Secret Ingredient in your Burger? Wood Pulp.

The Secret Ingredient in your Burger? Wood Pulp.

There is a new ingredient being added to most of the menu items you can order at Burger King, McDonald’s and other fast food outlets: microcrystalline cellulose (MCC) or “powdered cellulose” as components of their menu items. Or, in plain English, wood pulp. This non-absorbable fiber entered into the fast food […]

by Kerry-Anne· · News
Fallen Behind with your Taxes? Lawmakers Want to Cancel your Passport

Fallen Behind with your Taxes? Lawmakers Want to Cancel your Passport

If lawmakers get their way, citizens who fall behind with their taxes could be made stateless through the cancellation of their passports. A highway budget bill now before the Senate Finance Committee includes a range of compliance measures, including one ordering the State Department to deny passports to people owing […]

by Kerry-Anne· · News
SC Trooper Threatens to Taser Co-operative NFL Player During Traffic Stop (Video)

SC Trooper Threatens to Taser Co-operative NFL Player During Traffic Stop (Video)

A South Carolina state trooper has been suspended after threatening to use a Taser on a Cincinnati Bengals player during a traffic stop last week. Sam Montgomery, an NFL defensive lineman, was driving 89 mph in a 55-mph zone in Laurens County when he was pulled over by Lance Cpl. […]

by Kerry-Anne· · News
Federal Judge Rips Apart the Most Stupid Argument Against Gay Marriage Ever

Federal Judge Rips Apart the Most Stupid Argument Against Gay Marriage Ever

While the Supreme Court is busy defending the right of bosses to dictate women’s reproductive health choices, this federal district judge is actually busy redressing systemic prejudice. U.S. district judge John Heyburn did not mince his words, utterly demolishing arguments made in favor of Kentucky’s ban on gay marriage on […]

by Kerry-Anne· · News
Alabama Billboard Spews ‘White Genocide’ Mantra that Inspired Mass Killings

Alabama Billboard Spews ‘White Genocide’ Mantra that Inspired Mass Killings

“Anti-racist is a code word for anti-white,” the billboard alongside I-20 at Birmingham, Alabama.  The message could not be clearer if it bore a picture of Adolf Hitler and the words “The Jews are our Misfortune” – the intention is to convince the audience that white people face an existential […]

“Calm But Angry” Man Walks Into Bank, And Leaves A Special Kind Of Deposit

“Calm But Angry” Man Walks Into Bank, And Leaves A Special Kind Of Deposit

A middle-aged man, described as “well-to-do”, walked calmly into a branch of Barclays Bank in Andover, England and began issuing non-monetary deposits on the floor from the bottom of his shorts…all in front of horrified customers.One eyewitness said the man looked “calm but angry” as he paced about the place […]

by Kerry-Anne· · Political Humor
Hate Crimes against the Homeless Jump 24% – Literally Kicking a Man While He’s Down

Hate Crimes against the Homeless Jump 24% – Literally Kicking a Man While He’s Down

Hate crimes against homeless people rose significantly last year, jumping nearly one-quarter over the figures from 2012, according to a new report from the National Coalition for the Homeless. The report identified 109 violent attacks committed against homeless people by non-homeless assailants last year, 18 of which were lethal. By […]

by Kerry-Anne· · Current Issues
This One Bar Town in South Dakota Could be Yours for Just $400,000

This One Bar Town in South Dakota Could be Yours for Just $400,000

Ever fancied being Sheriff of your own one-bar town in the Mid West? With a name like Swett, and little more than a “bar, workshop, three trailers, and a single house,” – this South Dakota haunt might not sound the most glamorous of destinations – but for $400,000, you could […]

by Kerry-Anne· · News