Post Tagged with: "Alabama"

Alabama Declares War On Constitution Again, Introducing Bill To Ignore Interstate Commerce Clause

Alabama Declares War On Constitution Again, Introducing Bill To Ignore Interstate Commerce Clause

Alabama has now proposed a new bill, claiming that they have the right to ignore the U.S. Constitution within their borders.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Sees The Light On Obamacare Medicaid Funding

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer Sees The Light On Obamacare Medicaid Funding

It must have been hard for Brewer to say that the ACA had been upheld by the Supreme Court and ‘…is not going anywhere, at least not for the time being.’

by T. Steelman· · News
A dramatization of an Alabama school blackboard.

Alabama’s Sex-Ed Curriculum Teaches Kids Being Gay Is ‘Criminal’

First openly gay state Rep. tries to take Alabama out of the dark ages with bill to repeal anti-gay sex-ed requirements.

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
The David Pakman Show – Alabama Middle School Segregating Boys & Girls (VIDEO)

The David Pakman Show – Alabama Middle School Segregating Boys & Girls (VIDEO)

The idea is that boys are smarter, more aggressive and more efficient on topics such as math – particularly when they’re not distracted by surging testosterone.

by David Pakman· · News
Lesbian Woman Savagely Beaten In Alleged Hate Crime

Lesbian Woman Savagely Beaten In Alleged Hate Crime

While the police have not released a statement about the crime as of yet, Tracy Hawkins Jr. was booked on a second-degree assault charge and released on bail the same day.

by Justin Acuff (Isaacs)· · News
17 More Victims Of The ‘Political Discussion’ On Gun Rights

17 More Victims Of The ‘Political Discussion’ On Gun Rights

I don’t want to be shot. That is not a political position.

by Don Hamel· · News
Science Prevails In Missouri And Alabama As Creationism Bills Die In Both States

Science Prevails In Missouri And Alabama As Creationism Bills Die In Both States

Science scored a major victory in Missouri and Alabama last week as multiple anti-evolution bills died in the legislatures of both states.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Alabama Republicans Want To Allow Private Companies To Employ Prison Labor

Alabama Republicans Want To Allow Private Companies To Employ Prison Labor

If Alabama Republicans get their way, the free market will soon become the prison labor market

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Alabama, Idaho, And Pennsylvania Republicans All Seek To Pass Mandatory Ultrasound Bills

Alabama, Idaho, And Pennsylvania Republicans All Seek To Pass Mandatory Ultrasound Bills

In the wake of the GOP retreat from a transvaginal ultrasound bill in Virginia, Republicans in other states are seeking to pass similar bills that would force women to spend money on a medical procedure she does not need nor want, all in attempt to undermine a woman’s right to choose.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News
Alabama Latest State To Attempt Teaching Creationism To Public School Students

Alabama Latest State To Attempt Teaching Creationism To Public School Students

In the never-ending battle to teach religious dogma in public schools, the GOP in Alabama has introduced a bill that will lift a ban on ‘release time’ classes that will allow students to leave school grounds and study Creation ‘Science’ in a different location. The school would only be involved so far as to give an elective credit to students that participate.

by Walt Dismay· · News
We're looking at YOU, Red States!

Subsidized & Not Too Bright – What’s The Matter With Alabama?

If Alabama hates ‘socialism’ so much, why do they keep taking money from blue states?

by Silence Dogood· · News
Alabama Republicans Desperately Trying To Keep Foreign Companies In State

Alabama Republicans Desperately Trying To Keep Foreign Companies In State

Alabama’s anti-immigration law is the toughest in the nation, and it turns out that it’s the costliest as well. Not only has the law devastated the agriculture industry, but it is now threatening to devastate the foreign auto industry that plays a key role in the Alabama economy.

by Stephen D. Foster Jr.· · News