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September 22nd, 2017 - 3:11 pm § in Politics, Repugnants

GOP Senate candidate can’t even spell

Can you spot the typo? By the way, if Alabama voters elect this nutjob, they really do deserve him. You get what you vote for. Read story here.[...]

September 19th, 2017 - 6:30 pm § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Politics, Repugnants, world

What the world thinks of America now

Trump has drastically improved America’s favorability ratings in one country. The rest of the world thinks we suck. (Click on image to enlarge; click here for source.)  [...]

July 26th, 2017 - 11:25 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Politics, Repugnants

WHY DID TRUMP BAN TRANSGENDER SOLDIERS? IS IT MONEY?

Lets put this in context.  3.6 million dollars is the cost to American tax payers every time Trump goes for the weekend to Mar a lago Two of these trips equals the medical cost annually for transgendered military personnel. So why did he do this? It’s revenge for his border wall frustrations[...]

July 25th, 2017 - 9:24 pm § in Politics

Renewed GOP Push To Repeal Obamacare Crashes Spectacularly

Emboldened by winning a procedural vote Tuesday afternoon, the GOP Senate leadership pushed Obamacare repeal to a vote Tuesday night, and the maneuver crashed spectacularly. Needing 60 votes to pass, it got only 43, with all Democrats and 9 Republicans voting “nay.” Read story here and h[...]

July 24th, 2017 - 1:36 pm § in Politics, Repugnants

GOP Rep makes death threats against Senate holdouts

A GOP congressman from Texas has issued what amount to death threats against two female GOP senators who oppose Trumpcare. “Rep. Blake Farenthold of Texas said in a radio interview Friday he might ‘settle this Aaron Burr-style’ — an apparent reference to the 1804 duel when Bu[...]

July 11th, 2017 - 4:44 pm § in Politics, Repugnants

Senate “health care” bill favors the rich, screws the poor

Analysis by two Washington think tanks reveals the Senate “health care” bill (put in quotes because it’s really a disguised tax cut from the rich) is indeed skewed to the rich; it would benefit only households with income exceeding $75,000 a year, with most of the benefit going to [...]

July 6th, 2017 - 12:47 am § in Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Politics, Religion, Repugnants

Trump Overrides Pope

Donald Trump is overriding the Pope A catholic infant in Britain has an incurable disease that prevents all movement and will kill the baby who is unable to breath. Charlie, who will be 11 months old on July 4, has a rare genetic condition and resulting brain damage that has robbed him of his abil[...]

July 2nd, 2017 - 10:57 pm § in America, Politics, Schools & Colleges, Science, UW

Black Teachers

Black kids do need Black teachers. More importantly, Black kids need teachers that care. One might think that all Black teachers have Black kids best interest in mind, but that is not always the case. I have read about the shortage of Black teachers, which is a very fundamental problem. Statistics s[...]

June 28th, 2017 - 10:09 am § in Donald Trump, Foreign Affairs, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Politics

Is Freedom of the Press the Real Reason for the Trump-Led Alliance of Arab States Expulsion of Qatar?

UAE crown prince ‘asked US to bomb Al Jazeera,’ leaked cable reveals Reporters Without Borders condemn the crackdown on Al Jazeera. “We are really worried about the implication and consequences of such requirements if it will ever be implemented,” said Alexandra El Khazen, head of M[...]

June 27th, 2017 - 8:01 am § in Jefferson, Jews, Politics

ISRAEL REJECTS WORLD JUDAISM

WHAT NEXT?  MAYBE THEY WILL PASS NUREMBERG LAWS? Israel Moves To Reject Conversions Except By Orthodox Rabbinate JERUSALEM — A Knesset committee has approved the advance of a bill that would require the state to recognize only conversions completed und… FORWARD.COM Somebody needs to tell the Yi[...]