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The Flying Menace: Canada Bans Transgender People From Boarding Airplanes

The Flying Menace: Canada Bans Transgender People From Boarding Airplanes

Canadian Minister of Transportation Denis Lebel, used his position to discriminate against an entire group of people. Transgender people.

by Rebecca Cassady· · News
The Republicans Who Would Be President

The Republicans Who Would Be President

Never has the field of contenders been so out of touch with the American people.

by Ann Werner· · Information and Resources, News
Susan G. Komen For The Cure Shamefully Makes Breast Cancer Political

Susan G. Komen For The Cure Shamefully Makes Breast Cancer Political

But politics meant more than prevention this week to the Komen Foundation as they made an announcement: They will be pulling all funding from Planned Parenthood.

by Segway Jeremy Ryan· · News
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Romney Has Fried PrEYEmary Of Newt In Florida

Newt gets walloped in Florida. Mitt almost smiles like a real person.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
The GOP Solution To Unemployment – Slavery

The GOP Solution To Unemployment – Slavery

In Bazarro World (A.K.A. 21st century America), the poor are too rich and the rich are too poor.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Rush Limbaugh Says He Wishes His Ego Was Even Bigger (AUDIO)

Rush Limbaugh Says He Wishes His Ego Was Even Bigger (AUDIO)

I’m beginning to wish that Rush Limbaugh’s show had a laugh track, then at least I could know he was joking. It seems that Rush’s ‘dittoheads’ have been pressuring him for an endorsement.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
MUPPET NEWSFLASH: Bill O’Reilly Warns Miss Piggy And Her Muppet Pals (VIDEO)

MUPPET NEWSFLASH: Bill O’Reilly Warns Miss Piggy And Her Muppet Pals (VIDEO)

Bill O’ Reilly took issue with Miss Piggy’s shot at Fox News and warned that ‘Though we still like The Muppets, they better watch it.’

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
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Adios Austerity! E.U. Admits Right Wing Policy Of Punishing The Poor Has Failed (VIDEO)

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.

‘Take Down The Tea Party Ten’ – CREDO Mobile Super PAC Targets Tea Party

‘Take Down The Tea Party Ten’ – CREDO Mobile Super PAC Targets Tea Party

CREDO Mobile is following the Chicago way: ‘Never bring a knife to a gun fight’

by Walt Dismay· · News
Obama Offers To Help A Woman’s Husband Find Job And Right-Wing Attacks Him For It (VIDEO)

Obama Offers To Help A Woman’s Husband Find Job And Right-Wing Attacks Him For It (VIDEO)

One interaction that has been making the internet buzz, especially in right-wing circles, was when a Republican woman asked the President why H1B Visas are being issued when there are unemployed engineers, like her husband, who’s a semi-conductor engineer.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
South Dakota Legislature Passes Resolution “Encouraging” Bible Study Courses In Public Schools

South Dakota Legislature Passes Resolution “Encouraging” Bible Study Courses In Public Schools

The Pennsylvania State House passed a resolution two days ago that praises the Bible and encourages the teaching of the scripture. And now the South Dakota legislature has passed a resolution that ‘encourages’ public schools to create Bible study courses of their own.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Virginia State Senator Howell Attaches Rectal Exam Requirement for ED Medication To Anti-Abortion Bill

Virginia State Senator Howell Attaches Rectal Exam Requirement for ED Medication To Anti-Abortion Bill

State Senator Janet Howell, a Democrat from Fairfax (VA), attached an amendment that would require all men to have a rectal exam and a cardiac stress test before obtaining a prescription for erectile dysfunction medication to a bill that requires women to undergo an ultrasound before having an abortion.

by Emine Dilek· · News
President Obama Takes Republican Senator Mike Lee To The Woodshed Over His Threat To Obstruct

President Obama Takes Republican Senator Mike Lee To The Woodshed Over His Threat To Obstruct

Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) wants to bring America down. How do we know this? He said so during an appearance on Chris Matthews. In that interview, Lee said that he would bring America down if Democrats didn’t vote to force the American people to live under conservative rule via a Constitutional amendment.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Restaurant Owner Kicks Out Anti-Gay TN Senator Over Offensive Comments About Homosexuals (VIDEO)

Restaurant Owner Kicks Out Anti-Gay TN Senator Over Offensive Comments About Homosexuals (VIDEO)

The owner of Bistro at the Bijou booted Senator Campfield out of the establishment because of his false and inflammatory comments about the LGBT community and HIV/AIDS as well as his failed ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Rick Santorum’s Daughter In Recovery

Rick Santorum’s Daughter In Recovery

Rick Santorum’s three-year old daughter Isabella spent the weekend in intensive care, but things are looking up and in fact, Santorum has resumed his campaign.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
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$500,000 Salary Just Not Enough For Execs At Bailed Out Bank, Left Them ‘Cash Poor’

Prepare your hankie for the sad story of a Wall St. executive who needed our help and generosity…to keep his kids in private schools.

by Walt Dismay· · News
Newt: Work’s Great For Five Year Olds – But Frankly, Not For Me

Newt: Work’s Great For Five Year Olds – But Frankly, Not For Me

Newt Gingrich thinks children should clean toilets. In fact, he holds his own daughter up as an example of the ideal American work ethic. Jackie Gingrich cleaned toilets in their church when she was a teenager. You’d think it would be safe to assume that Newt himself has an impeccable work ethic. Well…not so much.

Romney, Damon Corporation and a $119 Million Medicare Fraud Settlement

Romney, Damon Corporation and a $119 Million Medicare Fraud Settlement

The Damon case is certainly a valid subject for scrutiny of Romney’s business record. This is not about questioning ‘free market’ or ‘capitalism’; this is about questioning fraud and truthfulness of a Presidential candidate.

Is Intervention in Syria On Its Way?

Is Intervention in Syria On Its Way?

Due to the current crisis in Syria, with the Syrian military fighting rebels and the alleged gunning down of civilians by the Al-Assad regime, many are wondering if a US-NATO intervention is likely.

by Devon DB· · News
R-E-S-P-E-C-T For President Obama Is Lacking. I Wonder Why?

R-E-S-P-E-C-T For President Obama Is Lacking. I Wonder Why?

Racism is alive and well in the United States of America. Jan Brewer was more than happy to demonstrate this as she greeted the President on his recent visit, a visit which has been captured for immortality by an infamous picture.

by Marion· · News