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Ann Coulter Fat Shames Woman She Refused To Hug (VIDEO)

Ann Coulter Fat Shames Woman She Refused To Hug (VIDEO)

As if it’s possible to lose respect for Ann Coulter, I lost respect for the fact that she didn’t say this to the woman’s face.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Photo with the original (real-life) 2004 robotics team from Carl Hayden Community High School in Phoenix, AZ (L-R) Oscar Vazquez, Luis Aranda, Lorenzo Santiallan, teacher Allan Cameron, and Cristian Arcega: Video screen grab via AZCentral.

Scrappy Inner-City Mexican Kids Win High-Tech Robot Fest, But What Happens Next? (VIDEO)

Ten years ago, these scrappy Mexican high school kids beat MIT and other elite schools in a robotics competition. But where are they now?

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Republicans Say If They Can’t Deport Children Then They Won’t Fund US Homeland Security (VIDEO)

Republicans Say If They Can’t Deport Children Then They Won’t Fund US Homeland Security (VIDEO)

Republicans are so eager to see brown-skinned children deported that they’re willing to put the entire country at risk in hopes of making it happen.

by Randa Morris· · News
Featured photo: Latino child with sign: "Don't deport my mom, please" via JusticeWomen.Com.

Tea Party ‘Freedom Summit’ Speaker: Dreamers Like Hotel Squatters Demanding Room Service (VIDEO)

Mickelson: Now Dreamers ‘demand room service’ and ‘say they can’t be evicted’ because their kids were ‘born into that room they busted into.’

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Security Deports DREAMers From Paul Ryan Book Signing (VIDEO)

Security Deports DREAMers From Paul Ryan Book Signing (VIDEO)

Immigration reform is a touchy topic for Republicans. They’re primaried if they support it, but lose minority votes if they don’t. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) previously supported bipartisan immigration reform. However, pressure from the radical right has caused him to flip-flop on the issue. Ryan recently joined fellow House Republicans […]

by Frank Minero· · Current Issues, News
House Republicans squabble over the border crisis – mainly over how to send the kids back

House Republicans squabble over the border crisis – mainly over how to send the kids back

“Politically damaging” for Republicans doesn’t even begin to cover it if the House fails to pass a border bill before their five-week vacation. While thousands upon thousands of refugee children (not, despite some conservative theories, rapists, gang members or criminals, but children) flood into the United States from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras, House Republicans […]

by Julie Driscoll· · News
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ken.) believes the Senate's comprehensive immigration reform bill did not give out enough work visas to the construction and agriculture business.

Rand Paul Contends Immigrants Are An Asset Not A Liability (Video)

A Republican and potential 2016 presidential candidate supports immigration? He says give illegal immigrants work visas and invite them to stay in the U.S.? Yes, that’s right. For Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) the Senate’s comprehensive immigration reform bill did not give out enough work visas to the construction and agriculture business. But with 60,000 children streaming […]

by Gloria Christie· · News
Bachmann Worries About President’s ‘Magic Wand.’ Wants To ‘Spank’ Him And Take It Away (VIDEO)

Bachmann Worries About President’s ‘Magic Wand.’ Wants To ‘Spank’ Him And Take It Away (VIDEO)

Did Michele Bachmann really say the president has a magic wand and should be spanked?

by Wes Williams· · News
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Kansas Official: Get Off My Lawn, Latino Dream Act Protesters, Or I’ll Shoot (VIDEO)

Would this guy really shoot Dream Act supporters for peacefully protesting his senseless immigration policies in front of his home? Sure sounds like it.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Children of the DREAM Act; photo Jorge Rivas @ColorLines

North Carolina WILL Issue Driver’s Licenses To DREAMers – With Big Red ‘No Lawful Status’ Label

North Carolina’s state motto is: ‘To Be, Rather Than To Seem.’ How noble, then, that they seem to be living up to it, by not just seeming unwelcoming, but actually BEING so.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Eric Cantor Makes The Sunday Talk Show Circuit – Doesn’t Know What The Dream Act Is (VIDEOS)

Eric Cantor Makes The Sunday Talk Show Circuit – Doesn’t Know What The Dream Act Is (VIDEOS)

The House Majority Leader made the Sunday morning talk-show circuit today, talking about immigration reform, and undermining his own positions on it in the process.

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Republican House Majority Leader Flip-Flops On Illegal Immigration, Thinks Kids Should Stay

Republican House Majority Leader Flip-Flops On Illegal Immigration, Thinks Kids Should Stay

The change is a blatantly transparent attempt to repair the GOP’s ridiculously low performance among minority and immigrant voters.

by The Rambling Fool· · News
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Mexican Restaurant’s Uniform Purposely Offends – You Got It – Mexicans (IMAGE)

Not surprisingly for a Mexican restaurant that seems to abhor the culture from which it was conceived, it appears that the food is pretty awful too.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Gay Marriage And Legal Weed ‘Just Matter Of Time’ Says New Poll

Gay Marriage And Legal Weed ‘Just Matter Of Time’ Says New Poll

Americans are getting wiser about weed, gays and even climate change. Hooray!

by Liberal Lamp Post· · News
Where In The World Is Governor Jan Brewer?

Where In The World Is Governor Jan Brewer?

Arizona’s Governor Jan Brewer has gone missing, as of Sunday night, leaving the state in the hands of Secretary of State Ken Bennett.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
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GOP Response To The Dream Act? ‘The Achieve Act’ That Achieves Very Little

Leading advocacy groups characterized the proposal as a half measure that would provide few new opportunities for normalization for young adults.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · Current Issues, News
The 2012 Election Was Even Better For Liberals Than We Thought!

The 2012 Election Was Even Better For Liberals Than We Thought!

The good news is that there were even more progressive victories in last week’s election that we should celebrate and build upon.

Boehner to Latinos: BFFs, Right?

Boehner to Latinos: BFFs, Right?

The GOP is coming up against the reality that they may never regain the White House if they don’t find a way to court the Latino vote.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
Blackhearted Brewer Spews Venom All Over Dreamers, But Will Be Challenged

Blackhearted Brewer Spews Venom All Over Dreamers, But Will Be Challenged

Brewer is doing nothing but illegally and maliciously targeting the young.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
Questions For Mitt Romney On Immigration

Questions For Mitt Romney On Immigration

Winning Progressive puts down their questions on Immigration for Mitt Romney. Will he answer?