Archive for December 18th, 2018

December 18th, 2018 - 3:44 pm § in Politics

Conservative leader asserts lying to the FBI isn’t a crime

Lying to the FBI isn’t a serious crime. It’s an “infraction” similar to “pulling off mattress tags, jaywalking” and “parking tickets.” So says Matt Schlapp, a Republican lobbyist and activist, when he tries to downplay the felony convictions and guilt[...]

December 18th, 2018 - 8:57 am § in Uncategorized

NIGERIA: Where Hijab Meets Wig

Nigerian law student at graduation ceremony Months after Amasa Firdaus finished law school, she was called to the bar and appeared wearing her wig over her hijab.  Until then the Ilorin University had  said Amasa Firdaus was breaking the dress code and soon to be Barrister Firdaus said her rights[...]

December 18th, 2018 - 1:36 am § in Misc.

Stalin’s 130th Birthday

Freedom Road Socialist OrganizationLike Page 12 hrs · Today in history: December 18, 1878 – Joseph Stalin’s birthday. Stalin joined the Bolsheviks in 1903. During the years before the 1917 Russian revolution Stalin… See More[...]