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Ben Stein Attacks Beyoncé’s Climate Change Message And Twitter EATS HIM ALIVE

Ben Stein Attacks Beyoncé’s Climate Change Message And Twitter EATS HIM ALIVE

Music star Beyoncé Knowles, who happens to have been born in Houston, Texas, said this week that the two devastating hurricanes that have hit the United States–Harvey and Irma–are a direct result of climate change, commenting: “The effects of climate change are playing out around the world every day. Just this past week, you’ve seen devastation […]

Jim Bakker And Rick Joyner Say ‘Sin And Wickedness’ Turned Houston Into A Lake (VIDEO)

Jim Bakker And Rick Joyner Say ‘Sin And Wickedness’ Turned Houston Into A Lake (VIDEO)

Days after the September 11 attacks, Jerry Falwell and Pat Robertson claimed the planes crashed into the World Trade Center and the Pentagon because of abortion and gays. They were deservedly sliced, diced, and julienned from all sides. However, the fundie fringe apparently didn’t take the hint. Ever since then, almost like clockwork, whenever disaster […]

Tone-Deaf Joel Osteen Tells Harvey Victims To Be ‘Victors’ (VIDEO)

Tone-Deaf Joel Osteen Tells Harvey Victims To Be ‘Victors’ (VIDEO)

Last week, Joel Osteen, the nation’s most infamous spokesman for the prosperity gospel, treated the nation to a crash course in how a pastor should not respond to a major tragedy. Osteen, for those who don’t know, pastors Lakewood Church, which meets in a downtown Houston sanctuary that was once the Summit, home of the Houston […]

Yes, Quebec WILL Be Providing More Than Prayers To Texas (VIDEO)

Yes, Quebec WILL Be Providing More Than Prayers To Texas (VIDEO)

The people of Houston need all the help they can get. And, yes, they will be receiving it from Quebec, contrary to initial reports. Tuesday afternoon, Quebec Minister of International Relations, Christine St-Pierre, spoke with Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos to express her concern for Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, and to offer equipment, electrical […]

Fundie Hosts Go There, Say God Turned Houston Into A Lake Because Of Abortion And Gays (AUDIO/VIDEO)

Fundie Hosts Go There, Say God Turned Houston Into A Lake Because Of Abortion And Gays (AUDIO/VIDEO)

These days, one of the sure things when a disaster strikes is that religious right leaders will open their mouths, stick in their feet, and jam them in deep. Hurricane Harvey was no exception. On Monday, for instance, forced-birth activist Abby Johnson danced a jig when the back end of Harvey downed a tree in […]

Climate Change Isn’t The Only Reason Harvey Turned Houston Into A Lake (VIDEO)

Climate Change Isn’t The Only Reason Harvey Turned Houston Into A Lake (VIDEO)

As of Monday night, meteorologists estimate that Hurricane Harvey has dumped 20 to 40 inches of rain on the Houston area, and rainfall totals could reach as much as 50 inches by the end of the week–enough that the Army Corps of Engineers had to release water from area dams to keep flooding from getting out of […]

Pro-Trump Thugs Want Dem Congressman Lynched For Saying The I-Word (VIDEOS/AUDIO)

Pro-Trump Thugs Want Dem Congressman Lynched For Saying The I-Word (VIDEOS/AUDIO)

To hear the most diehard supporters of Donald Trump talk, you would think that there was an 11th commandment added to the Bible–“Thou shalt not speak ill of Donald Trump.” After all, depending on the source, fundie supporters of Trump believe you’re under the influence of witchcraft and demons, and are putting yourself at risk […]

Houston, You Have A Very Big Problem At Your Jail

Houston, You Have A Very Big Problem At Your Jail

Houston, the nation’s fourth-largest city, has a problem. A very big problem. People booked into the Harris County Jail are dying, and most of those deaths were completely preventable. An investigation by Huffington Post showed that in the year since Sandra Bland’s death in 2015, inmates died in the Harris County Jail at a higher rate per capita than […]

Armed White Supremacists Get All Sorts Of Racist In Houston (VIDEO)

Armed White Supremacists Get All Sorts Of Racist In Houston (VIDEO)

Standing defiantly outside of the Houston NAACP building and oozing white power from their pores under the oppressive coastal Texas sun, a group of 20 or so white supremacists spent Sunday demanding the black activism group condemn the Black Lives Matter movement. Their banners read “White Lives Matter.” Their flags are those of treason. Some […]

Another Black Woman Attacked By Police Officer After Calling 911 (VIDEO)

Another Black Woman Attacked By Police Officer After Calling 911 (VIDEO)

Earldreka White, a black social worker from Houston Texas, is filing charges against the Houston Police Department after being allegedly attacked by a Houston police officer during a routine traffic stop in May. After being pulled over for passing over the white line, White felt scared and threatened by Officer Gentian Luca, so she called […]

Another Newspaper Drops The Mic And Endorses Hillary Early

Another Newspaper Drops The Mic And Endorses Hillary Early

You may recall that last week, The Washington Post broke tradition and offered an early endorsement of Hillary Clinton before the Democratic National Convention even started. The Post took out an unusual front-page editorial declaring Trump nothing less than a threat to the very foundations of our democracy. Well, it looks like The Post isn’t the […]

Law Enforcement Deemed Mentally ‘Fit To Serve’ May Not Be

Law Enforcement Deemed Mentally ‘Fit To Serve’ May Not Be

Many Houston area law enforcement officers, thousands of them, are working with tainted certifications of their mental and emotional health. Last year, Houston psychologist Dr. Carole Busick, was indicted for three counts of tampering with a government record for issuing L-3 documents without meeting the minimum professional standards. The L-3 is the certification deeming the […]

This Little Girl Suffered Brain Damage From Being ‘Tortured’ At The Dentist

This Little Girl Suffered Brain Damage From Being ‘Tortured’ At The Dentist

A Houston family is about to sue an area dentist, alleging that she pumped their four-year-old daughter with so many drugs that she may have permanent brain damage. Back in January, four-year-old Nevaeh Hall went to see her dentist, Bethaniel “Beth” Jefferson, at Diamond Dental in Houston. Some of her teeth were so decayed that […]

Violence Against Black Women: Death Threats, Trump Bullies

Violence Against Black Women: Death Threats, Trump Bullies

Heather Smith, of New Jersey, received  gruesome death threats in her Facebook inbox this past Tuesday. The man  responsible has not been named. He hasn’t been charged with a crime. His Facebook post shows he resides in Cypress, Texas and is a 24-year-old white male. Smith shared with Click2Houston that she doesn’t know who the man […]

Texas Grand Jury Clears Planned Parenthood–And Indicts Bottom-Feeders Who Videotaped Them

Texas Grand Jury Clears Planned Parenthood–And Indicts Bottom-Feeders Who Videotaped Them

The other shoe may have dropped in the Planned Parenthood fetal tissue video saga. Late Monday afternoon, a grand jury in Harris County, Texas–which includes Houston and most of its suburbs–found no criminal wrongdoing on the part of a Planned Parenthood affiliate. Instead, it indicted two of the masterminds behind those videos. District attorney Devon […]

Discrimination Wins In Houston Using Lies And Fear Politics

Discrimination Wins In Houston Using Lies And Fear Politics

  On Tuesday, Nov. 4, the city of Houston voted down Proposition 1, which would have kept the Houston Equal Rights Ordinance (HERO) on the books after the Texas Supreme Court ordered the city to put the issue to popular vote. HERO would have outlawed discrimination against certain groups. While some groups were already protected […]

Shocking! Civil Rights Activist Dead In Cell After Traffic Arrest Near Houston (VIDEO)

Shocking! Civil Rights Activist Dead In Cell After Traffic Arrest Near Houston (VIDEO)

A passerby caught Sandra Bland on camera after a routine traffic stop. She was kneeling on the ground, bent over, and holding her head. Unfortunately, the video did not show the events that led to her arrest. Bland’s Last Words Just a few sentences of her conversation came through on the video, “You slammed my […]