Other News

Gap Joins Walmart, Refuses To Sign Protection Pact For Factory Workers They Employ

Bloodied T-shirts with the names of the dead from recent Bangladesh factory disasters were displayed at a recent Gap shareholder meeting in protest of the company's refusal to sign pact to protect garment factory workers. (Anirvan / Flickr / Creative Commons); image@InTheseTimes

It doesn’t take much to tumble a high-profile brand into the cauldron of global animosity. Just ask Papa John’s and Walmart. But does the Gap surprise us?

Read more ›

Good News Bad For Business; Mainstream Media Spent Less Than 10 Minutes On This

Good News Bad For Business; Mainstream Media Spent Less Than 10 Minutes On This

The boost in the housing market is good news for the economy, and it’s astonishing (not really) that mainstream news would effectually ignore it so completely.

Read more ›

Irrefutable Proof The GOP Is Run By Extremists

Image screen captured from "The Rachel Maddow Show." http://www.nbcnews.com/id/26315908/#52027788

Rachel Maddow proves the GOP’s changed radically since Bob Dole and Bill Clinton ran for POTUS in 1996, while Democratic positions have not shifted much.

Read more ›

Father Puts 6-Week-Old Daughter In Freezer; Meanwhile, Catholics Say Gays Can’t Parent (VIDEO)

Tyler Deutsch on the day of his daughter's birth… six weeks later he tried to kill her@KOMONews

A father puts his baby in a freezer, proving good parenting isn’t exclusively the realm of heterosexuals. Can fundamentalists now readjust their thinking?

Read more ›

Judge Denies Defense Request To Smear Trayvon Martin Before Trial Begins

Trayvon Martin and his killer, George Zimmerman

‘Trayvon Martin did not shoot and kill anybody. Trayvon Martin is not on trial.’ Tell that to the defense, who are attempting a classic ‘blame the victim.’

Read more ›

Catholic Church’s Secret Sex Abuse Files To Be Released By Court Order

Cardinal Roger M. Mahony was “stripped” of his duties as part of the pedophilia scandal; @ ReligionNews

As the Catholic pedophilia scandal evolves, many are relieved to see that government is demanding clarity in the decades-long assault of children.

Read more ›

In Shocking Announcement Michele Bachmann Says She Is Not Running For Reelection In 2014 (VIDEO)

In Shocking Announcement Michele Bachmann Says She Is Not Running For Reelection In 2014 (VIDEO)

Michele Bachmann (R-MN) has just released a video stating that she will not be running for reelection in the 2014 midterm elections.

Read more ›

Democrats Are Three Times More Likely To Tell Truth Than GOP, Study Reveals

"Republican Lies" Image by dJCandiDout. http://djcandidout.deviantart.com/art/Republican-Lies-56044060

At this moment, Republicans have noses that even Pinocchio would be ashamed of, but they’re not only liars, they’re hypocrites too.

Read more ›

Radical Pastor Says Teaching Your Kids Not To Hate Gays Is ‘Disgusting’ (VIDEO)

All too often, Christian fundamentalists argue that the rhetoric against marriage equality is not about hate or intolerance. That's simply not true. Photo of Pastor Matt Trewhella from Missionaries to the Preborn screen captured from YouTube video. http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Inhx8tlmapo

All too often, Christian fundamentalists argue that the rhetoric against marriage equality is not about hate or intolerance. That’s simply not true.

Read more ›

Facebook Sees Companies Pull Their Ads Over Hateful Content Against Women

Seems Facebook struggles to find a balance in their censorship guidelines between true hate-speak and sexually offensive content and health oriented issues that might feature a breast @DigitalStrategy

Facebook has been criticized for a lack of consistency when it comes to what’s truly offensive and what’s not; pushback from advertisers is having impact.

Read more ›

15-Year-Old Girl Dies After Accidental Shooting In Her Home (VIDEO)

Saylor Slone Martine. Photo from Facebook.

Sadly, accidental shootings — like the one that took Saylor Slone Martine’s life — are way more common than you’d think.

Read more ›

Anti-Choice Nebraska State Senator Says ‘Women Don’t Understand Themselves’

State Sen. Bill Kintner; photo: Matt Ryerson@LincolnStarJournal

It’s always good to have politicians who say they don’t understand women making pivotal decisions for them. Just ask Nebraska State Senator Bill Kintner.

Read more ›

The Republican Party Ignores Reality According To Former Reagan Adviser

Reality Check from WBEZ

Conservatism cannot be the way forward, when it is stuck in the past, and unable to grasp the reality of today.

Read more ›

Hazardous Waste Dumped In California; Walmart Admits Criminal Negligence And Is Fined $81 Million

Hazardous Waste Dumped In California; Walmart Admits Criminal Negligence And Is Fined $81 Million

Retail giant Walmart has pleaded guilty to criminally dumping toxic waste across California, and we don’t mean opening new stores.

Read more ›

Some ‘Non Profits’ Investigated By IRS Actually SHOULDN’T Be Tax-Exempt (VIDEO)

Image from Faniq. http://www.faniq.com/blog/NFL-exploits-the-same-nonprofit-tax-law-that-the-IRS-hounded-the-Tea-Party-over-Blog-66348

It’s bad enough that conservative groups champion horrible causes, now they want the IRS to force taxpayers to help fund their vile agenda.

Read more ›

Anti-Equality Group Condemns LGBT Hate Crimes, Cardinal Responds With Calls For Anti-LGBT Sermons

Cardinal Timothy Dolan. Image from www.cathnewsusa.com.

Despite a recent wave of hate crimes, Cardinal Dolan wants all Catholic dioceses to preach hate and ‘traditional marriage’ until July.

Read more ›

Author Suggests Rape Like ‘Leaving A Laptop In A Car,’ Blames Victims For Provocative Behaviors

Is provocative dancing, a sexy outfit, a few too many drinks any kind of excuse for rape? Photo by Anna-Marie Perry @Pitch

In the myriad of reasons why men rape, can there ever really be a justification for blaming the victim? Author Nick Ross seems to think at least a little.

Read more ›

The GOP Is Officially More Radical Than Communist China

The GOP Is Officially More Radical Than Communist China

The Chinese are doing the unthinkable: moving towards an open market. Meanwhile, the GOP continues to ignore reality in favor of ‘ideological purity’

Read more ›

Republicans Sabotaging Obamacare At The Expense Of The Middle Class And Poor

Obamacare

Republicans biggest fear is success of Obamacare. They are launching two immoral acts of sabotage against health exchanges through lies and misinformation.

Read more ›

This Creepy Guy Wants To Harass Your Children About Jesus, And He’s Willing To Sue If He Can’t (VIDEO)

Screenshot of Daryl Banther

There’s a time and place to talk about Christianity, usually with willing participants in a place of worship. Unwitting kids at a street fair? Not so much.

Read more ›
x
Click "Like" to get the latest updates