Archive for April 11th, 2022

April 11th, 2022 - 11:00 pm § in Politics

Trans families flee Texas

Texas is run by hateful people, and isn’t merely inhospitable, but unsafe for LGBQT people. Republican state elected officials are creating what they call “a climate of terror.” Their vicious campaign against LGBQT people is leaving trans kids, their parents, and LGBTQ exhausted. N[...]

April 11th, 2022 - 9:49 pm § in Politics

GOP senate candidate lied on his resume

Herschel Walker, the GOP frontrunner in Georgia’s Senate primary, spent years claiming he was a high school valedictorian and graduated from the University of Georgia in the “top 1%” of his college class. The ex-NFL player was lying. He wasn’t a valedictorian, and he didnR[...]

April 11th, 2022 - 9:01 pm § in Politics

Republicans want to arm criminals

  Biden wants kit guns assembled at home from parts purchased online to have serial numbers and be subject to background checks just like other guns (see story here). That seems like a very reasonable idea, but Republicans hate it. “The Constitution does not authorize the federal governme[...]