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TX GOP Chairman: ‘Republican Party Doesn’t Want Black People To Vote (AUDIO)

TX GOP Chairman: ‘Republican Party Doesn’t Want Black People To Vote (AUDIO)

Republicans do not get that suppressing the vote of minorities is not the answer but winning the hearts & minds by supporting middle class policies for all.

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GOP Outraged At Obama Plan To Stop Future Wall Street Bailouts

GOP Outraged At Obama Plan To Stop Future Wall Street Bailouts

‘Too Big To Fail’ finally has new meaning: ‘Too Big To Ignore.’ The Obama administration has determined which banks are most at risk and the GOP isn’t happy about it.

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On 70th Anniversary Of ‘We Can Do It!’ Poster, Swiffer ‘Borrows’ Image To Sell Mops

From proud WW II morale-boosting icon to hawking mops, "Rosie the Riverter" is co-opted by the 'housewife' industry.

On the 70th anniversary of the ‘We Can Do It’ poster, Swiffer has decided women need to be reminded of how powerful they are… enough to mop a floor!

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Iconic Democratic Sen. Frank Lautenberg Dies At Age 89, Leaves Political Landscape In Turmoil

Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) died yesterday at age 89. Image from www.talkradionews.com.

Chris Christie would love to appoint a Republican to replace Democratic Senator Lautenberg, but that might cause all kinds of problems.

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How The Dems Can Crush The GOP In 2014

By Elisabeth Parker with Image composite by Elisabeth Parker for Addicting Info, with apologies to children's book illustrator G.A. Harker.

Yes, we CAN win the House in 2014 if we: (1) Focus on fairness; (2) Help voters get their IDs; and (3) Give every race everything we’ve got.

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Defying Stereotypes: Navy SEAL Team 6 Soldier Comes Out As Transgender In Powerful New Book

Chris Beck become Kristen Beck. The transition of the macho SEAL team sailor to female civilian is a story of courage and the breaking of stereotypes. @WJBDRadio

For a culture that struggles even with the reality of homosexuality, ‘transgender’ will be impossible for some to understand. Beck’s book may change that.

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Al Qaeda Terrorist Quits Over Paperwork (Seriously)

Image of Mocktar Belmokhtar from Wikipedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mokhtar_Belmokhtar

A terrorist received a disciplinary letter from his al-Qaida leadership for, among other things, failure to file expense reports; he quit.

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High School Awards ‘Cutest Couple’ To 2 Male Gay Students (IMAGE)

High School Awards ‘Cutest Couple’ To 2 Male Gay Students (IMAGE)

Cutest Couple, indeed. This is yet another sign that the right wing’s message of hate is falling on the deaf ears of the next generation. Boo hoo.

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Strange Bedfellows: Justice Scalia And ACLU Both Disgusted By Supreme Court Decision On DNA Testing

Strange Bedfellows: Justice Scalia And ACLU Both Disgusted By Supreme Court Decision On DNA Testing

Ready to give up a little piece of yourself to the government? If not, pay close attention to the mind-boggling decision the Supreme Court just issued.

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Alabama School Fines Native American Student $1000 For Sticking A Feather In Her Cap (VIDEO)

Alabama School Fines Native American Student $1000 For Sticking A Feather In Her Cap (VIDEO)

Chelsey Ramer found herself without a diploma after her high school changed policies to discriminate against Native American cultural displays.

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Bold New Celebrity Immigration Reform Campaign Puts Spotlight On Women And Families (VIDEO)

Image composite with Wyatt Cenac, Rosie Perez, and Cynthia Nixon from the Fedoras for Fairness project via ColorLines.

Looking at immigration through the words– and fashion statements – of some of our higher-profile Americans, some of whom can speak personally to the issue.

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GOP Viewed As ‘Closed Minded, Racist, Rigid’ By College Students In Republican Survey (VIDEO)

College RNC National Chair, Alex Smith, co-author of the report, acknowledges the report took a “significant investment” but felt it was necessary to gain useful information; Photo: John Shinkler@Politico

College Republicans (CRNC) released a post mortem detailing why they believe the GOP lost the youth vote. They think it is messaging and not ideology.

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Sex, Flags And Pumpkins: No WONDER The World Doesn’t Understand America

America is made fun of all over the world and sometimes the world has good reason. But sometimes, the world has no idea what it's talking about.

America is made fun of all over the world and sometimes the world has good reason. But sometimes, the world has no idea what it’s talking about.

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Here’s Why America Loves Bernie Sanders (VIDEO)

Image of Independent Senator Bernie Sanders (VT) screen captured from YouTube video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=8Y-u0UnKZ_U

Best quotes from a fiery speech Bernie Sanders, the Independent Senator from Vermont, made one year ago, which still ring true today.

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Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s Opinion On What Women Want In The Workplace Is Absurd

Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s Opinion On What Women Want In The Workplace Is Absurd

Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) essentially told David Axelrod that women don’t want mandated equal pay, and that there is no wage gap.

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Chuck Schumer Goes On ‘Meet The Press’ And Destroys Right Wing Talking Points (VIDEO)

Chuck Schumer Goes On ‘Meet The Press’ And Destroys Right Wing Talking Points (VIDEO)

David Gregory bravely repeated right wing talking points but Sen. Chuck Schumer put a stop to that nonsense and schooled the ‘liberal’ reporter.

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Privatization Is America’s Path To Poverty & Indentured Servitude (VIDEO)

Privatization Is America’s Path To Poverty & Indentured Servitude (VIDEO)

Republicans sing the praises of privatization. The dirty secret is that it depresses wages and encourages government corruption to feed private companies.

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Top 10 Myths And Misunderstandings About Homosexuality And Why They’re Wrong

We can demonize and stereotype homosexuality but the reality of the community – their lives, their loves, their families – is as varied and rich as that of the straight world. Meet the Burz Fernandez, Steve Price & daughter … see, nothing to fear here, people! Image Huffington Post

Even the word inspires fear: homosexuals. But why? Let’s look at some of those myths and see if we can’t illuminate where things got a little off-track.

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Fox News Guest Claims Keystone Pipeline Protesters Are Mentally Defective (VIDEO)

Canadian Tar Sands, Before And After. From Native American Diseases Wiki. http://nadiseases.wikispaces.com/Tar+Sands+People+of+Canada

Are Keystone Pipeline opponents REALLY crazy? After multiple disasters, oil companies STILL have no clean-up policies because they don’t give a crap.

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Science In Schools? Not In My State Proclaims One Kentucky State Senator

Science In Schools? Not In My State Proclaims One Kentucky State Senator

Kentucky state senator Mike Wilson has come out swinging against his states new science education standard. His problem – It has science in it.

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