Articles by: The Bucking Jenny

Caspar, WY shooting;  photo courtesy Caspar Star Tribune

Son Kills Father In Front Of Students In Wyoming College Classroom

‘He told me his dad gave him Asperger’s [syndrome], that his dad shouldn’t have passed it on. He said his dad should be castrated.’

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
Arkansas women march for their rights @  ArkTimes.com

Abortion In The Crosshairs Of Many States Run By GOP

When I asked UniteWomen.Org’s Arkansas State Director, Jennifer Moser, what she thought about the impending threat of new legislation, she was very concerned.

by The Bucking Jenny· · Current Issues
Marijuana Busts Expose Troubles Of Legalization

Marijuana Busts Expose Troubles Of Legalization

We are a capitalist society, there is a demand for legal pot; until we find safe, legal, universal ways to supply this demand, we are going to have problems.

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
Survivor Writes Representative About Violence Against Women Act

Survivor Writes Representative About Violence Against Women Act

The validity of a woman’s rape, or broken nose, or terrifying abuse has nothing to do with what gender she loves, what country she was born in, or what color her skin is.

by The Bucking Jenny· · Current Issues, News
A Final Farewell To Mitt Romney And Paul Ryan

A Final Farewell To Mitt Romney And Paul Ryan

This open letter by our contributor, Sarah Zacharias, AKA, Bucking Jenny, was read on the air by both Randi Rhodes and Stephanie Miller.

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
An Open Letter To Candidate Romney (OP-ED)

An Open Letter To Candidate Romney (OP-ED)

One of ‘47%’ Mitt Romney doesn’t care about speaks out.

by The Bucking Jenny· · Current Issues
President Obama Issues New Executive Order To Prevent Violence Against Women and Girls Globally

President Obama Issues New Executive Order To Prevent Violence Against Women and Girls Globally

President Obama strongly defines the importance of supporting all women, in all nations.

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
Jenny’s 10 Most Wanted

Jenny’s 10 Most Wanted

Find me these 10 fantastical creatures of right-wing mythology-land!!

Fracking Protest Draws Thousands To DC

Fracking Protest Draws Thousands To DC

In one of the largest protests to date against the intentional pollution of groundwater in order to extract oil, people descend onto DC.

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
Open Letter To Merle Haggard

Open Letter To Merle Haggard

The good clean air that Mr Haggard is seeking with his planned performance in Cheyenne has been destroyed through pollution.

Identities Of Ten Deceased Victims Of Aurora Shooting Emerge

Identities Of Ten Deceased Victims Of Aurora Shooting Emerge

AI remembers the victims of the horrible events in Colorado

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
Guns Cause Wildfire & Debate

Guns Cause Wildfire & Debate

Recently Utah’s republican governor, Gary Herbert, authorized a state forest official to impose gun rules on public lands because many fires this year, and in previous years, were started by target shooting and other gunfire in the ultra-dry and easy to burn west.

Open Letter To Senator Dr. John Barrasso Re: Your Lies About Obamacare (OP-ED)

Open Letter To Senator Dr. John Barrasso Re: Your Lies About Obamacare (OP-ED)

I just watched you on CNN’s State of the Nation this morning. I want you to know that you just lied.

by The Bucking Jenny· · Political Rants
Wyoming Air Pollution Surpasses L.A. Due To Fracking For Natural Gas

Wyoming Air Pollution Surpasses L.A. Due To Fracking For Natural Gas

According to the EPA folks who live near the gas fields are complaining of watery eyes, shortness of breath and bloody noses because of ozone levels that have exceeded what people in L.A. and other major cities wheeze through on their worst pollution days.

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
Walker Projected to Win Wisconsin: Big Money Rules The Night

Walker Projected to Win Wisconsin: Big Money Rules The Night

After a contentious race that followed a heated recall, Scott Walker has been projected to win the governorship of Wisconsin for a second time, defeating Tom Barrett and smothering the final gasps of a Big Labor comeback.

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
Democracy For Sale! $50!

Democracy For Sale! $50!

Just as when our nation decided to use the Clean Air Act to regulate the mercury levels or sulfur dioxide emissions, the coal industry is balking at the idea of following these reasonable regulations.

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
NAACP President Explains Decision to Support Marriage Equality on Rachel Maddow (VIDEO)

NAACP President Explains Decision to Support Marriage Equality on Rachel Maddow (VIDEO)

The president knows it. Ben Jealous knows it. I know it. You know it too. There are no excuses.

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
43 Catholic Agencies File Suit Over Federal Birth Control Mandate

43 Catholic Agencies File Suit Over Federal Birth Control Mandate

Today 43 Catholic agencies filed suit in 12 different federal courts over the federal mandate requiring employers to cover contraception in their health insurance policies. The Catholic Church claims that they are being denied their right to freedom of religion.

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
It’s Time For The DNC To Back Tom Barrett (Petition)

It’s Time For The DNC To Back Tom Barrett (Petition)

It seems that the DNC ought to step up and start funding Barret’s team. In fact it has been reported that Wisconsin’s Democratic Party has asked the DNC for $500,000 to help with its massive field operation.

by The Bucking Jenny· · News
Mitt the Bully (VIDEO)

Mitt the Bully (VIDEO)

For the past day or so, the Washington Post has been reporting that in 1965 Mitt Romney and five others he went to school with chose to commit an act of bullying toward a young man who was gay.