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Teacher Puts Own Bias Above Student’s Education

Teacher Puts Own Bias Above Student’s Education

A high school class is given as essay assignment on current events. One girl’s choice was to do one on gay marriage. Gale Applegate, this girl’s teacher who gave the assignment, forbade the girl to write on that topic.

by Guest Writer· · News
Senate Democrats Introduce The ‘Buffet Rule’ As A Bill To Require The Wealthiest Americans To Pay Their Fare Share: What Tactics Will The GOP Use To Stop It?

Senate Democrats Introduce The ‘Buffet Rule’ As A Bill To Require The Wealthiest Americans To Pay Their Fare Share: What Tactics Will The GOP Use To Stop It?

Senate Democrats have introduced the ‘Buffet Rule,’ a bill that would require the top 1/10th of 1% of income earners to pay no less and 30% in federal income taxes; a rate similar to that paid by most of the remainder of American taxpayers.

by The Progressive Cop· · News
Top Of The Pyramid Billionaires, Secretly Buying The 2012 Election

Top Of The Pyramid Billionaires, Secretly Buying The 2012 Election

Pyramid schemes, the type that offer no soap, no candles, no kitchen knives, no lingerie, no lipstick, are illegal. Unless, you are talking about our entire economic system.

http://www.iranian.com/main/2011/dec/go-all-way-nuke-iran

Rick Santorum Tries To Scare Missouri Voters, Says Iran Could Nuke The State (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum is using Bush’s playbook: Vote for me or the scary Muslims will get you.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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Ruthless Republican Rats Retard Recovery (Op-Ed)

When your stated goal is to make Obama a one term president, sabotaging the economy is the best tool for the job

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer. Photo credit: Laura Segall/Getty Images.

Arizona Governor Jan Brewer Uses Political Donations To Buy Her Own Book And Stay At Fancy Hotels

More corruption from the Grand Canyon State

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · Current Issues, News
Romney’s Love Triangle: Iran, Russia and China

Romney’s Love Triangle: Iran, Russia and China

Recently disclosed tax returns for the Romney family trust show numerous trades in companies that conduct business in or with Russia, China and Iran.

JCPenney Gets Gay With Ellen: ‘One Million’ Moms Get Their Panties in a Bunch! (UPDATE)

JCPenney Gets Gay With Ellen: ‘One Million’ Moms Get Their Panties in a Bunch! (UPDATE)

Amid wars, increasing poverty, declining education, and the country’s crumbling infrastructure, the good folks at OneMillionMoms.com are finally taking on the enemy. Ellen DeGeneres.

by Rebecca Cassady· · News
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Nothing Says Breast Cancer Awareness Like a Pink Handgun–A PR Nightmare That Was Shot Down

A pink handgun for breast cancer awareness? Some ideas are best left on the drawing board.

by Debi Johnson-Champ· · News
President Roseanne Barr?

President Roseanne Barr?

Yes, this is real. Roseanne Barr is running for President.

When Asked By The Daily Show, Florida Gov. Rick Scott Refused To Pee In A Cup

When Asked By The Daily Show, Florida Gov. Rick Scott Refused To Pee In A Cup

Guilty until proven innocent – It’s the standard that is being applied to welfare and unemployment recipients who are being forced to pee in a cup.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
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Arizona State Rep. Cecil Ash Suggests A National Holiday For White People

‘I just want them to assure me that when we do become in the minority you’ll have a day for us.’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
I've told the truth THIS many times since taking office.

Mitch McConnell Banking On American Amnesia

It’s easy to forget the truth when the lie is so much more comforting.

New GOP Strategy Wanted.

January Jobs Report Blows Estimates Out Of The Water Unemployment Down To 8.3%

As the job market expands, GOP re-election chances decrease.

Susan G. Komen Foundation To Restore Planned Parenthood Funding

Susan G. Komen Foundation To Restore Planned Parenthood Funding

In a statement released on Friday, Nancy Brinker, the founder and CEO of Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, reversed the decision to cut off funding to Planned Parenthood.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Rick Santorum Tells Mom With Sick Child To Stop Whining About Million Dollar Medicine Price (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum Tells Mom With Sick Child To Stop Whining About Million Dollar Medicine Price (VIDEO)

Santorum told a woman should stop complaining about the cost of the medication her child needs because if people can afford a $900 iPad, she can obviously afford to pay for Abilify, a drug that can cost up to one million dollars a year without health insurance.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Bank of America CEO Brian Moyihan’s Legacy

Bank of America CEO Brian Moyihan’s Legacy

Despite taking billions in taxpayer bailout money and continuing to foreclose at an alarming rate, BoA is still seeking to gouge its customers however it can.

by Robert Katula· · Current Issues, News
Ban Ki-Moon Isn’t Afraid To Speak Out On Gay Rights

Ban Ki-Moon Isn’t Afraid To Speak Out On Gay Rights

Have you heard of Ban Ki-moon? You should have. He’s the eighth United Nations Secretary General, and he’s not afraid to speak out for international gay rights.

by Korie Beth Brown· · News
My Hopes For Rick Santorum’s Daughter

My Hopes For Rick Santorum’s Daughter

I pray that federally funded stem cell research can lead to a cure for this and many other terrible diseases that shorten and diminish the lives of millions of people.

by Jeff· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
Military Spending – The Intelligent Way

Military Spending – The Intelligent Way

The Department of Defense spent about $721 BILLION in fiscal 2011, of which approximately $159 billion was slated for the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. When you include Homeland Security and numerous operations that are supposed to be keeping us safe, this equals to nearly 50% of America’s annual spending budget.

by Nurse Pam· · News