Articles by: Shannon Barber

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Racism In Hiring Decision Costs Queens Bakery $25K

City fines Queens, NY bakery $25,000 for its racism in hiring decisions, after the owner told Jamilah Dacosta, ‘I can’t hire you because you’re black.’

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Kansas Christians Sue To Stop Science In Schools

Religious nuts in Kansas are attempting to keep their kids dumb by keeping science out of public schools.

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AIG CEO Says Outrage Over Bonuses As Bad As Deep South Lynchings

AIG CEO Bob Benmosche has the audacity to compare his whining about more Wall Street Bonuses to deep south lynchings.

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Shockingly Racist Texts Have Pennsylvania School Officials Under Fire (VIDEO)

Shockingly Racist Texts Have Pennsylvania School Officials Under Fire (VIDEO)

Two High ranking Pennsylvania School Officials are under fire for racist texts sent on their work cell phones.

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Transgender Girl Embraced As Homecoming Queen At California High School (VIDEO)

Transgender Girl Embraced As Homecoming Queen At California High School (VIDEO)

Marina High School in Huntington Beach, CA, elects its first transgender homecoming queen to much applause.

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Road Rage Leaves Two Michigan Gun Nuts Dead

Road Rage Leaves Two Michigan Gun Nuts Dead

Two gun nuts in Ionia, Michigan, consumed with road rage, shoot each other up in the middle of the street. Welcome to the NRA’s America.

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Hasselbeck Thinks It Is Video Games We Should Monitor, Not Guns

Hasselbeck Thinks It Is Video Games We Should Monitor, Not Guns

Fox’s newest gun nut, Elizabeth Hasselbeck, thinks we should monitor video game purchases, but not gun purchases.

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Instead Of Standing By Their Employee, Red Lobster Suspends Waitress Who Received ‘None N****r’ As A Tip

Instead Of Standing By Their Employee, Red Lobster Suspends Waitress Who Received ‘None N****r’ As A Tip

Red Lobster has the audacity to SUSPEND the waitress who received the ‘none n****r’ instead of a tip.

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George Zimmerman Taken Into Custody After Allegedly Threatening Wife With Gun (911 AUDIO)

George Zimmerman Taken Into Custody After Allegedly Threatening Wife With Gun (911 AUDIO)

George Zimmerman has been picked up by police at his soon-to-be ex-wife’s parent’s house after allegedly brandishing his gun and making threats.

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New Jersey Denies ‘ATHE1ST’ License Plate As ‘Offensive,’ Quickly Reverses After Media Attention

The New Jersey Department of Motor Vehicles magically reverses on a denial of an atheist vanity license plate when the media calls it for the bigotry that it is.

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Gun Nut With A Badge Mark Kessler Posts More Violence To YouTube (VIDEO)

Gun Nut With A Badge Mark Kessler Posts More Violence To YouTube (VIDEO)

Suspended Gilberton, PA police chief Mark Kessler is at it again, this time posting YouTube material that is clearly meant to intimidate public officials

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Same Script, Different Group: Discrimination In America Continues

Same Script, Different Group: Discrimination In America Continues

The right wing of this country has been infested with hate and bigotry for over half a century. The target of discrimination changes every few years but the rage is always there.

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Atheist Sent To Jail For Rejecting God, In Blatant Violation Of The Constitution

Atheist Sent To Jail For Rejecting God, In Blatant Violation Of The Constitution

The Constitution doesn’t apply, apparently, when it comes to atheists. Barry Hazle, an avowed atheist from California, has had his parole revoked, and you’ll balk at why. According to┬áCourthouse News Service,┬áHazle rightfully sued his parole officer, several corrections officials with the state of California, and Westcare Corp. for revoking his […]

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Homophobic Columnist Thinks Lesbians Will Enslave Men If All 50 States Legalize Marriage Equality

Homophobic Columnist Thinks Lesbians Will Enslave Men If All 50 States Legalize Marriage Equality

The Council for Marriage Policy warns that lesbians would trick men into fathering children, then make these men into their economic slaves.

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In the latest GOP stretch of logic, Rep. Don Dwyer of Maryland blames marriage equality legislation for his own drunken stupidity. Image of Don Dwyer from the previous drunken boar accident  @ WUSA9

Drunken Republican Says It Was Gay Marriage That Made Him Operate Vehicles Under The Influence

In the latest GOP stretch of logic, Rep. Don Dwyer of Maryland blames marriage equality legislation for his own drunken stupidity.

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In an unbelievably bigoted statement, a homophobic Mexican leader cites gay sex positions as a reason to oppose marriage equality. Image of Ana Maria Jimenez Ortiz @EllaBlogspot

Mexican Leader Says Gays Can’t Marry Because They Don’t Face Each Other While Having Sex

In an unbelievably bigoted statement, a homophobic Mexican leader cites gay sex positions as a reason to oppose marriage equality.

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Will a 'pro-gay' (please!) Fox News start promoting Megyn Kelly as their straighter version of Rachel Maddow?? @EW.com

Hate Group Thinks Megyn Kelly’s Primetime Spot Means Fox News Is Now ‘Pro-Gay’

Rabidly homophobic hate group thinks that Fox News is now somehow pro-gay.

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’47 Percent Negro’: Anti-Obama Racists Show Up To Protest At Arizona Event

’47 Percent Negro’: Anti-Obama Racists Show Up To Protest At Arizona Event

Racists take over the message and the story at a Presidential speaking engagement in Phoenix, Arizona, on Tuesday with chants like he is ’47 percent negro.’

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Social media is being used in a new and disturbing way, as a murderer blithely posts his confession and a picture of his dead wife's body on Facebook. Image @ CBS News

Florida Man Posts Photo Of Wife’s Bloody Body, Complete With Murder Confession, To Facebook

Social media is being used in a new and disturbing way, as a murderer blithely posts his confession and a picture of his dead wife’s body on Facebook.

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Crazy Fundamentalist Thinks Dog Is Possessed, Blows It Up

Fundamentalist nutcase blows up his family’s dog because he thinks it is possessed by the devil, and in preparation for the rapture.

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