Discrimination

The Main Reason Why Republicans Should Be Afraid. Very Afraid

The Main Reason Why Republicans Should Be Afraid. Very Afraid

This amazing map shows why Republicans should be afraid. They might continue dissing women and blacks, but they ignore Latinos at their peril.

Texas GOP, Hispanic Voters, And The Voting Rights Act = A Hot Mess

Texas GOP, Hispanic Voters, And The Voting Rights Act = A Hot Mess

Last month I wrote an article about how Texas labor laws adversely impact employee rights. I attempted to identify the ?right-to-work? moniker as an example of the irresponsible use of rhetoric by the Republican Party. I ended the article on an ominous note ? warning that conservative factions had identified The Voting Rights Act of […]

Malcolm X Had It Right: Non-Violence Has Failed

Malcolm X Had It Right: Non-Violence Has Failed

If we don’t do something real soon, I think you’ll have to agree that we’re going to be forced either to use the ballot or the bullet.?Malcolm X Give us the ballot and we will no longer have to worry the federal government about our basic rights … –

ACLU Lawsuit Details Constitutional Violations Of NYPD Against America’s Muslims

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) has filed a federal lawsuit against the New York City Police Department over what it calls invasive and unconstitutional monitoring of New York City mosques.

Muslim Hate: Muslim Americans Struggle To Prove Their Innocence

Muslim Hate: Muslim Americans Struggle To Prove Their Innocence

This week, a number of articles were published on various conservative websites claiming that the Obama Administration has not used it’s full authority to participate in “Muslim hate” and target Muslim Americans, more specifically, American Mosques–as one article puts it: ?…where the terrorists are.?

How Homophobia Is Ruining The Lives Of Gay Athletes

We all remember how the momentous recent coming out of basketball star Jason Collins rocked the nation, as he bravely became the first out gay man in a major professional sport in the nation. Even the president congratulated him on what he did. However, no matter what this milestone has done in the fight to […]

BREAKING: Minnesota House Of Representatives Votes For Equal Marriage

BREAKING: Minnesota House Of Representatives Votes For Equal Marriage

The Minnesota House of Representatives voted to pass H. F. 1054, 75 – 59 changing the law in this way: “Marriage, so far as its validity in law is concerned, is a civil contract between?man and a woman?two persons, to which the consent of the parties, capable in law of?contracting, is essential. Lawful marriage may […]

President Obama Congratulates Jason Collins On Coming Out As Gay (VIDEO)

NBA player?Jason Collins made history by becoming the first male player in major professional sports in the USA to come out as gay. He has received an enormous amount of support for his courage from the NBA, from fans, and, of course, from political leaders and other high-profile personalities.

Legalizing Hate: Arizona To Vote On Anti-LGBT ‘Religious Freedom’ Bill

We all know what a bullshit argument it is to say that religious people have the right to discriminate against LGBT people due to their personal beliefs when it comes to providing goods and services. That is just the same as racists saying that their beliefs should allow them to not serve people of other […]

Washington Republicans Introduce Bill To Give Religious People The Right To Discriminate

We’ve all heard the rationalization for discrimination against LGBT people with regards to so-called “religious liberties.” We all also know that if you replace “LGBT” with “black” or “Jewish,” the very idea would be unacceptable,

Ann Coulter: Tamerlan Tsnarnaev’s Wife Should ‘Be In Prison For Wearing A Hijab’ (VIDEOS)

Ann Coulter: Tamerlan Tsnarnaev’s Wife Should ‘Be In Prison For Wearing A Hijab’ (VIDEOS)

The Constitution of the United States has only been amended 27 times. The first 10 amendments are otherwise known as “The Bill of Rights“. These rights, such as the freedom of religion, were more fully explained so as to prevent “misconstruction or abuse of its powers.” Apparently, many of the people on the Fox News […]