Articles by: Stephen D. Foster Jr.

Oklahoma Republican Rips Into His Own Party For Effort To Restrict Women’s Access To Contraception

From Grandlake Business Journal

Despite losing spectacularly in 2012, thanks in part to female voters, the GOP is still waging war on women. One Oklahoma Republican says ‘No More.’

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Bad News For Republicans: New Poll Shows More Americans Support Obamacare Than Oppose It

Do you want to make Republicans throw a temper tantrum? Just show them this latest Washington Post-ABC News poll. Obamacare support surges across spectrum. - Bob Englehart, The Hartford Courant

Do you want to make Republicans throw a temper tantrum? Just show them this latest Washington Post-ABC News poll. Obamacare support surges across spectrum.

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SC Republicans Won’t Help Little Girl Name A State Fossil Until They Get Creationism Included In Bill

After realizing that her state of South Carolina has never named a state fossil third grader, Olivia McConnell, took it upon herself to make it happen. Image: Joseph Martinez

After realizing that her state of South Carolina has never named a state fossil third grader, Olivia McConnell, took it upon herself to make it happen.

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Kansas Republican Wants Miscarriages To Have Birth Certificates And Reported To The Government

Kansas Republican Wants Miscarriages To Have Birth Certificates And Reported To The Government

The GOP war on women continues to rage on in Kansas. A bill designed to help alleviate the emotional pain of stillbirths has been turned into a persecution tool against women who have a miscarriage. A bill meant to provide comfort to grieving families has been turned into a declaration […]

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WATCH: Right-Wing Pastor Demands Women Shut Their Mouths While Men Teach Them In Church

WATCH: Right-Wing Pastor Demands Women Shut Their Mouths While Men Teach Them In Church

Conservatives are waging a vicious war against women across the country, and they’re using religion to do it. The plague of GOP sexism begins at church.

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Texas City Literally Pays Ted Nugent To Stay Away From Their July 4th Celebration

Photo of Ted Nugent from his facebook page.

If you could pay Ted Nugent to not step one foot into your town, would you do it? Well, one Texas city is actually doing just that.

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This Republican Bill Would Require People To Get Court Approval To Date Or Have Sex

This GOP bill legislates the private lives of consenting adults, both men and women, and forces them to ask a court if they can have sex with someone or date them. Image: Seth Dickens

This GOP bill would legislate the private lives of consenting adults, both men and women, and forces them to ask a court if they can have sex or date.

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This Is What Should Happen When A School Tries To Impose Religious Beliefs On Students

A Louisiana public school faced the consequences of their actions when a district judge smacked them down for violating the religious liberty of students. Image: Zen Skillicorn

A Louisiana public school faced the consequences of their actions when a district judge smacked them down for violating the religious liberty of students.

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Longtime Conservative Actor Robert Duvall Is Abandoning The GOP ‘Mess’

Longtime Conservative Actor Robert Duvall Is Abandoning The GOP ‘Mess’

Hollywood is often portrayed by conservatives as a liberal paradise. Even though it’s true that many actors and actresses have liberal views, there are a few who are right at home in the GOP. Unfortunately for the Republican Party, Robert Duvall is no longer one of them. Actor Robert Duvall […]

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Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Is On Deathbed

Westboro Baptist Church Founder Fred Phelps Is On Deathbed

Is it wrong to smile because a noted anti-gay bigot is dying, especially when it’s a person who pickets the funerals of fallen soldiers to spread his hate? After decades of hateful words and actions that have disgusted people across the political spectrum, Westboro Baptist Church founder Fred Phelps is […]

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Arizona Republican: Slavery Was Good For Black People Because ‘Slave Owners Took Care Of Their Livestock’

Arizona Republican: Slavery Was Good For Black People Because ‘Slave Owners Took Care Of Their Livestock’

Republican Congressional candidate Jim Brown thinks black people lived the good life under slavery because ‘Slave Owners Took Care Of Their Livestock.’

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New Poll Reveals Surprising Truth About Arizona And That Awful Anti-Gay Bill

Photo cc 2010 See-ming Lee.

Thankfully, Arizona’s anti-gay bill not only failed, it may have actually spurred increased support for marriage equality for same-sex couples.

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WATCH: Michele Bachmann Says Stupidity Makes The Tea Party An Intellectual Movement

Michele Bachamann shows her stupidity oncce again by trying to claim that the Tea Party is an intellectual movement.
Photo Credit: The Raw Story

Michele Bachmann shows her stupidity once again by trying to claim that the Tea Party is an intellectual movement.

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LISTEN: Right-Wing Leader Says Jews Are The Cause Of All The World’s Problems

LISTEN: Right-Wing Leader Says Jews Are The Cause Of All The World’s Problems

Conservatives constantly claim that they love Israel. On Thursday, all it took was a live microphone and a right-wing bigot to bring that claim crashing down. After an anti-CPAC National Security Action Summit panel, Family Research Council leader Jerry Boykin claimed that President Obama is secretly a friend to Islam. […]

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Bible-Thumping ‘Christian’ Male Tells Female Airline Captain That Women Belong In The Kitchen

A Westjet pilot received a shockingly sexist note from a passenger who does not believe that women belong in the cockpit of an airliner.

A Westjet pilot received a shockingly sexist note from a passenger who does not believe that women belong in the cockpit of an airliner.

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Major Research Poll Reveals 50 Percent Of Americans Believe Same-Sex Marriage Is A Constitutional Right

The people of the United States have spoken, and they support same-sex marriage rights as well as all rights for LGBT community. Image: Fibonacci Blue

As federal courts dismantle bigotry against same-sex couples in red states across the country, a new research poll shows that a majority of Americans not only support gay rights, but believe they are protected by the constitution. And conservative heads just exploded. Langer Research poll shows strong support for same-sex […]

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LISTEN: Rush Limbaugh Says ’12 Years A Slave’ Only Won An Oscar Because ‘Slave’ Is In The Title

Photo still of Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender and Lupita Nyong'o in "12 Years a Slave" (2013) from IMDB.

Rush Limbaugh has a problem with ’12 Years A Slave’ winning an Oscar. He thinks it only won Best Picture because the word ‘slave’ appears in the title.

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Republican Hypocritically Opposes Medicaid Expansion After Using It To Pay His Own Medical Bills

Example of Republican hypocrisy of the highest order. Arkansas Republican, Josh Miller, used Medicaid himself, but wants to deny it to his constituents. Image: Pat Bagley/CagleCartoons

Example of Republican hypocrisy of the highest order. Arkansas Republican, Josh Miller, used Medicaid himself, but wants to deny it to his constituents.

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Meet The Republican Who Made The Worst Rape Comment Ever

Meet The Republican Who Made The Worst Rape Comment Ever

Maine State Rep. Lawrence Lockman topped all of the horrible Republican rape comments in 1995, when he said men could rape women because of abortion rights.

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Missouri GOP Still Wants Kids To Be Stupid, Introduces Anti-Science Bill

Human Evolution image cc 2008 by Tkgd2007 and modified by Elisabeth Parker (2012).

Missouri Republicans led by state rep. Rick Brattin have introduced House Bill 1472 in an attempt to keep kids ignorant about the science of evolution.

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