In a giant step forward for the Catholic Church, the German Bishops’ Conference said on Thursday that church-run hospitals can now give rape victims the ‘morning-after’ pill.
by David Pakman •
The brain trust at Fox makes the claim that solar energy won’t work in the U.S. because it isn’t sunny…like in Germany.
by Nathaniel Downes •
Claims that solar will not work in the U.S. because it lacks as much sun as Germany, as claimed by Fox News reporter Shibani Joshi, fly in the face of facts.
by Justin Acuff •
Laws against sex with animals can be based on a simple concept: all sex must be consensual, and animals can’t give consent.
by Justin Acuff •
Bill O’Reilly spews a mix of deceit and outright lies, insulting our intelligence as voters.
by Mitchell S. Gilbert •
Lukashenko has been in power since 1994 and has time and again indicated that he has no interest in or tolerance for: Democracy, freedom of speech, freedom of the press or civil liberties.
Arizona Republicans are aiming to be tougher than Wisconsin on labor unions. On Monday, Arizona Senate Republicans introduced four anti-union bills in an attempt to completely eliminate collective bargaining and wipe out unions altogether.
by Bruce Lindner •
Which party prides itself in being the party of business? The party that pushes for deregulation, the easing of wage costs, and environmental and safety concerns in the interest of profits.
by Peter Fegan •
Twice in the twentieth century, Europe plunged the world into massive wars that cost millions of lives to fight and billions of dollars to wage. Now, eleven years into the twenty-first century, another major conflict in the Continent threatens to wreak untold carnage upon the globe. This time the financial cost might well run into the trillions.
As the Republican war on unions continues unabated, we should expect to see more jobs go overseas, and an increase in unemployment. At 9.1%, with perhaps a real unemployment rate of close to 20%, it’s probably time to start joining unions by the millions. Why you ask? Well, in Germany, unions are on the rise and the economy is soaring there, despite economic downturn in Europe and the United States.