Proud Dad is REALLY Proud Now!As some of you may or may not know, my daughter is a television news producer, currently working in Nashville, Tennessee. Her assignment is the morning news, which means she blasts herself up at ump…DiscussionProud Dad is REALLY Proud Now!6 LikesIMG_20170128_151445photoIMG_20170128_1514451 LikeJournalists charged with "felony rioting" af…Chilling.
Journalists Covering Inauguration Protests Face ‘Felony Riot’ Charges (Hillary Hanson, Huffington Post; has autoplay video)
Multiple journalists arrested while covering President Donald Tru…DiscussionJournalists charged with "felony rioting" af…3 LikesRepublicans’ 4-Step Plan to Repeal the Affor…Republicans’ 4-Step Plan to Repeal the Affordable Care Act By ROBERT PEARJAN. 4, 2017
Republicans’ 4-Step Plan to Repeal the Affordable Care Act.
By ROBERT PEAR JAN. 4, 2017
<a href="https://www.nytimes">https://www.nytimes</a>…DiscussionRepublicans’ 4-Step Plan to Repeal the Affor…1 LikeIngersollphotoIngersoll7 LikesHow Woody Guthrie can help us fight for scie…Oklahoma, the home of protest singer Woody Guthrie, provides an example of resistance in the 1930s class and culture wars between rural and urban values. If Woody could use his voice to speak up, so…DiscussionHow Woody Guthrie can help us fight for scie…2 Likes12705635_1080507788681069_780588132365670740…photo12705635_1080507788681069_780588132365670740…2 LikesHow Do We Deal With The Gas-lighter In Chief?Gaslighting is a tool used at all levels of society, from the have-nots to the political and social elite, including top politicians and billionaire president elect. Gaslighting is used in individua…DiscussionHow Do We Deal With The Gas-lighter In Chief?4 LikesHow to associate text with a pictureI've been posting a few cartoons and such, where their text is actually googleable, and if you copy-and-paste them into a plain-text context such as Notepad, you'll magically get the actual text.
Lik…DiscussionHow to associate text with a picture1 LikeRepublicans give away federal lands and buil…Yes, that's a sensational title, but it's the essence of what House Republicans just did with their outrageous rule change, which waves a magic wand and skips the assessment of costs and benefits usu…DiscussionRepublicans give away federal lands and buil…1 Like
Garner on ReaganphotoGarner on Reagan4 LikesCatholic Church Bulletin Says You'll Go To H…<a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/catholic-church-democrats-go-to-hell_us_581c1493e4b0d9ce6fbb1c3d">http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/catholic-church-democrats-go-to-hell_us_581c1493e4b0d9ce6fbb1c3d</a>
Continuing its vicious war on democracy and following in the footsteps of such illustrious Catholi…DiscussionCatholic Church Bulletin Says You'll Go To H…3 LikesTrump CarolsWe could use some cat therapy!
From cheezburger.com: #trumpcarols
"Logic roasting on an open fire..."
(I'll add more in replies.)DiscussionTrump Carols1 LikeIndivisible: A Practical Guide to Resisting…"Former congressional staffers reveal best practices for making Congress listen", taking advantage of senators' and representatives' desire for "reelection, reelection, reelection" and the favorable…DiscussionIndivisible: A Practical Guide to Resisting…1 LikeJust WHY Has an Oil Magnate Been Nominated f…When I first heard the name of Rex Tillerson, it was probably in the same context that most of the rest of you heard it: when Drumpf picked him as the nominee for Secretary of State. About at the sa…DiscussionJust WHY Has an Oil Magnate Been Nominated f…4 LikesAre "liberal" values objectively better than…Liberals' prioritized core values -- fairness and avoiding harm -- are more connected to the very foundation of ethics precisely because they can and should apply to everyone. Conservative core value…DiscussionAre "liberal" values objectively better than…2 Likes
Anti-Abortion as moral smoke screen of racismWhite evangelicalism is white nationalism.
Fred Clark's historical account of White Evangelicalism as a moral justification of White Nationalism was enlightening to me.
... the two primary doctrines,…DiscussionAnti-Abortion as moral smoke screen of racism2 LikesME AT THE MOUNTAINSphotoME AT THE MOUNTAINS1 LikeResist the Trump victory!As I struggle to figure out what happened to our country that allowed Donald Trump to become president-elect, I hear people around me saying such things as "How did we let this happen?" and "What wil…DiscussionResist the Trump victory!3 LikesThe rise of American authoritarianismThe rise of American authoritarianism
A niche group of political scientists may have uncovered what's driving Donald Trump's ascent. What they found has implications that go well beyond 2016.
by Aman…DiscussionThe rise of American authoritarianism1 LikeNing, Error 500s, and Whether to MigrateI just got the following notice from Ning yesterday, (31 October, 2016), in the wake of this latest website outage:As some of you may be aware, we experienced a system outage earlier this morning. Th…DiscussionNing, Error 500s, and Whether to Migrate4 Likes