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WATCH: Link Between Institutional Poverty And Children’s Brain Development Found

WATCH: Link Between Institutional Poverty And Children’s Brain Development Found

On April 12, 2016, then-presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) held a campaign rally at Marist College in Poughkeepsie, New York in which he talked about the “physiology of poverty.” In other words, concern over where and when one’s next meal is coming from, how one will be able to pay bills, keep the lights […]

So-Called Pastor To Blended Families: You’re ‘Selfish’ And ‘Destroying Children’ (AUDIO)

So-Called Pastor To Blended Families: You’re ‘Selfish’ And ‘Destroying Children’ (AUDIO)

For years, whenever we have thought about black conservatives getting diarrhea of the mouth, the first people to come to mind have usually been Ben Carson and Allen West. But in recent weeks, another prominent black conservative may be giving Carson and West a run for their money–Jesse Lee Peterson. To hear him talk, Bill O’Reilly […]

Cross-Dressing Mom In Dove Ad Has Fundie Women Clutching Pearls (VIDEO)

Cross-Dressing Mom In Dove Ad Has Fundie Women Clutching Pearls (VIDEO)

Every once in awhile, the religious right turns its five-inch guns on a product that supposedly isn’t espousing good “family values.” The latest to fall within the crosshairs of the nation’s so-called moral guardians is Unilever’s Dove personal care line. Apparently they aren’t too keen on an ad that includes a cross-dressing mom. Dove’s line of baby […]

Poverty-Stricken People Are Kept Poor By Profiteering Vultures (VIDEO)

Poverty-Stricken People Are Kept Poor By Profiteering Vultures (VIDEO)

When you think of someone living in poverty what comes to mind? The word “lazy” maybe? Perhaps “lack of morals” is a phrase you think of? Even the term “irresponsible” may come into play? This is the stereotype faced by a massive part of the United States’ population that lives at or below the “poverty line.” This […]

Unique Doctor’s Office Makes Healthcare Affordable To People Without Insurance (VIDEO)

Unique Doctor’s Office Makes Healthcare Affordable To People Without Insurance (VIDEO)

Some doctors are looking at a whole new way of doing medicine that might truly help people who are under or uninsured, or have high deductible insurance plans. Patients may also receive better quality care. This new and innovative model is known as direct primary care. Instead of accepting insurance, it allows patients to pay […]

Trump And DHS Consider Ripping Children From Parents’ Arms At The Border (VIDEO)

Trump And DHS Consider Ripping Children From Parents’ Arms At The Border (VIDEO)

Schadenfreude. It’s a German term meaning enjoyment obtained through others’ misfortune. With each passing week of Donald Trump’s presidency, I become more convinced schadenfreude is the new administration’s guiding principle. Think about it. Trump targets a religion by praying on people’s fears and ignorance. He rolls back or otherwise eliminates environmental regulations protecting us from […]

Ohio Wants To Outlaw Marital Rape – GOP Not On Board (VIDEO)

Ohio Wants To Outlaw Marital Rape – GOP Not On Board (VIDEO)

Ohio State Rep. Greta Johnson has re-introduced a bill to outlaw marital rape. Currently, rape by a spouse is legal if they don’t use force, so a spouse can legally drug and rape their spouse if they really want to. Johnson said this about it: “As a former prosecutor, I would argue that you could still try […]

Top 5 Reasons We Miss Having President Obama in White House (IMAGES/VIDEO)

Top 5 Reasons We Miss Having President Obama in White House (IMAGES/VIDEO)

As difficult as it may be to remember, it wasn’t long ago that there was a smart, articulate, decent, honorable man in the Oval Office, and not… President Donald Trump. There are many reasons why we miss having Barack Obama as our president. Here are the top five: 5. Knowledge of English Barack Obama first gained […]

Trump’s Phone Proves He Is A So-Called Husband And Dad As Well As A So-Called President

Trump’s Phone Proves He Is A So-Called Husband And Dad As Well As A So-Called President

There’s one thing that has gone unreported about Donald Trump playing host to Theresa May, Shinzo Abe, Justin Trudeau, Benjamin Netanyahu, and other world leaders since taking office. They may be in very real danger, thanks to Trump’s Twitter addiction. In case you missed it, Trump’s trademark rage tweets come from a Samsung Galaxy that […]

Dem Rep Introduces Bill To Strengthen Anti-Stalking Laws – BET It Won’t Get A Vote! (VIDEO)

Dem Rep Introduces Bill To Strengthen Anti-Stalking Laws – BET It Won’t Get A Vote! (VIDEO)

U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-N.Y.) introduced legislation on February 2, 2017 to strengthen federal anti-stalking laws and no one is talking about it. According to Congress.gov, H.R.866 is a bill: “To amend title 18, United States Code, to extend the coverage of the Federal prohibition against stalking in order to provide protection to friends and […]

WATCH: New Commercial Showcases Equality, Even At 4 A.M – And It’s Going Viral

WATCH: New Commercial Showcases Equality, Even At 4 A.M – And It’s Going Viral

On February 6, Delta unveiled its new ad, which features the voice of Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe Winner, Viola Davis. The ad represents people across the globe getting up before the crack of dawn to take on the day, and subtly features a same-sex relationship which, if you blink you’d miss.  The ad is inspirational […]

Chelsea Defends Barron, Proves Bullying Kids Isn’t Political (TWEETS/VIDEO)

Chelsea Defends Barron, Proves Bullying Kids Isn’t Political (TWEETS/VIDEO)

A former First Child has come out swinging in defense of Barron Trump, the youngest child of President Donald Trump. In a world where it takes seconds to bully someone online, she reminded people to never attack a minor because of their parents. That person was Chelsea Clinton. Bipartisan Support After some people began to […]

He Never Even Had A Name: The Death Of A Homeless Baby (VIDEO)

He Never Even Had A Name: The Death Of A Homeless Baby (VIDEO)

Nelson Mandela said: “There can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children.” If that is true, our society has a very dark soul. Portland, Oregon, like so many American cities, is struggling to deal with the problem of homelessness. As the winter goes on, and homeless people […]

Since Trump Is A Tradition Scrooge Here Are Some Of The Craziest Presidential Pets (VIDEO)

Since Trump Is A Tradition Scrooge Here Are Some Of The Craziest Presidential Pets (VIDEO)

It is a long standing tradition that the incoming president bring along a new White House pet. Almost every president, and a lot of the VP’s, have made the long journey to the White House, furry, and sometimes scaly, friend in tow. However, President-elect Donald Trump, in all his self-absorbed and anything but traditional glory, will […]

DAMN YOU, 2016! Debbie Reynolds Dead At 84 (VIDEO)

DAMN YOU, 2016! Debbie Reynolds Dead At 84 (VIDEO)

Debbie Reynolds knew great success in life, but she also knew a lot of heartache. She lived through divorce and bankruptcy.  Yesterday we learned, though, that there are some things beyond enduring. You really can die of a broken heart. Actress Debbie Reynolds died yesterday at the age of 84, just one day after the […]

5 Ways To Celebrate Holidays With Christian Friends And Family When You’re Not Religious

5 Ways To Celebrate Holidays With Christian Friends And Family When You’re Not Religious

Religious people may think that atheists and non-believers are fighting some kind of “War on Christmas,” but we really aren’t. Many of us enjoy spending time with friends and family anyway. Here are some tips on how to handle religious differences, from author David G. McAfee: 1. Ignore The People Who Say “Don’t Talk About […]

The REAL Truth Behind Ivanka’s New Role In The White House (VIDEO)

The REAL Truth Behind Ivanka’s New Role In The White House (VIDEO)

With the inauguration coming closer, and the fact that the President-elect Donald Trump’s wife, Melania, will be staying in New York and focusing on her son, a pivotal role in the White House has been left unfilled. The First Daughter-elect, Ivanka, has played a huge role in Trump’s campaign, and now, his preparation for the […]

WATCH Michelle Obama Adorably Respond To Children About Running For President (VIDEO)

WATCH Michelle Obama Adorably Respond To Children About Running For President (VIDEO)

President Obama and First Lady, Michelle Obama gleefully answer questions from these adorable children interviewers. Their questions, singing, and dancing is brought to the Obamas via a tablet to which they respond to the questions asked, on camera. You watch the First Family chuckle and strain to answer the whimsies of little questions from tiny […]

It Sounds Like An American Horror Story, But These Dolls Are Real (VIDEO)

It Sounds Like An American Horror Story, But These Dolls Are Real (VIDEO)

It has the makings of an American horror story: pretty blue-eyed dolls, innocent children, and the potential for your creepy neighbor to listen in on everything that goes on in your house while you’re blissfully unaware. It’s not a movie though, and child advocates are concerned about the real danger that lies in a new […]

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