Post Tagged with: "human rights"

People Are Posting Photos Of Their Food To Mock Starving People In Syria (IMAGES/VIDEO)

People Are Posting Photos Of Their Food To Mock Starving People In Syria (IMAGES/VIDEO)

These people are sick.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
Benedict Cumberbatch Goes Off By Saying What We All Want To: ‘F*ck The Politicians’ (VIDEO)

Benedict Cumberbatch Goes Off By Saying What We All Want To: ‘F*ck The Politicians’ (VIDEO)

Cumberbatch’s passionate plea that comes at the end of a show each night got angrier when a politician was in the audience.

by Sarah Burris· · News
Venezuelan troops have been sent to deport Colombians

Venezuela Is Living The Republican Dream As President Rounds Up And Deports Immigrants

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is doing there what Republicans would love to be able to do here.

by T. Steelman· · Current Issues, News
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Conservative Sellout Ben Carson Hammers Black Lives Matter On Their ‘Divisiveness’

As an influential, educated black man, Carson could do so much for the Black Lives Matter movement. Instead, he’s cast his lot with those who whitesplain this whole thing.

by Rika Christensen· · Current Issues, News
Top 5 Stupid Things Pseudo-Christians Said This Week

Top 5 Stupid Things Pseudo-Christians Said This Week

Pseudo-Christians had a lot to say about President Obama’s speech in Kenya. Also an old myth about contraception and Mike “I’m Too Dumb To Realize I Blew It” Huckabee.

by T. Steelman· · Current Issues, News
‘Jaw-Droppingly Shocking’ Things Happen When Two Gay Men Hold Hands Publicly In Russia (VIDEO)

‘Jaw-Droppingly Shocking’ Things Happen When Two Gay Men Hold Hands Publicly In Russia (VIDEO)

It’s a good thing Christian conservatives in America don’t have their way. If they did, two gay men walking down the street would look awfully similar to what these two men just experienced. And, it’s not pretty.

by Antiphon Freeman· · News
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Lifelong Baptist Jimmy Carter: Jesus Would Support Same-Sex Marriage (VIDEO)

Jimmy Carter is very happy about same-sex marriage becoming legal in all 50 states, and he says Jesus would be happy about it, too.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
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Former International Court Judge And Holocaust Survivor Slams War Criminal Dick Cheney

Dick Cheney should look over his shoulder for the rest of his pathetic life because the long arm of the law is coming for him, says a former International Court judge who survived the Holocaust.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · Current Issues, News
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Hillary Clinton Campaign Video Takes A Strong Stand For Marriage Equality (VIDEO)

Just beautiful!

by Elizabeth· · Current Issues
Through Proclamation, President Obama Declares June LGBT Pride Month

Through Proclamation, President Obama Declares June LGBT Pride Month

President Obama’s dedication to advancing LGBT rights should make us all proud.

Josh Duggar: Christians Who Can’t Discriminate Against Gays Are Victims Of Discrimination (VIDEO)

Josh Duggar: Christians Who Can’t Discriminate Against Gays Are Victims Of Discrimination (VIDEO)

Josh Duggar proudly spoke up against marriage equality (again), claiming that those who wish to deny “Christians” the right to discriminate…are discriminating themselves.

by John Prager· · News, Right-Wing Talking Points
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Chiquita Brands Responsible For Children Sprayed With Pesticides, Suit Claims (VIDEO)

A lawsuit alleges water and soil contamination, and airborne exposure to toxic chemicals. It also charges Chiquita with “fraud, unfair competition, and consumer law violations.”

by Randa Morris· · News
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Corrupt Cops Use ‘War On Drugs’ To Steal Money, Plant Evidence And Ruin Lives

Is there REALLY any justification for what these corrupt men have done? We need to end this NOW.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Featured photo with Israeli soldiers attacking Gazans at a peaceful gathering to honor the 12th anniversary of Rachel Corrie's death: Video screen grab/IMEMC News.

Israeli Soldiers Attack Gathering in Commemoration of American Killed By Israel (VIDEO)

Caught on video: “What have you done? What have you done?” a woman wails as Israeli soldiers attack Gazans gathered to mourn Rachel Corrie’s death.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
GOP Presidential Hopeful: U.S. Troops Should Be Exempt From Being Charged With War Crimes (VIDEO)

GOP Presidential Hopeful: U.S. Troops Should Be Exempt From Being Charged With War Crimes (VIDEO)

Republican presidential hopeful Ben Carson thinks the only way to win against ISIS is by telling U.S. soldiers that they won’t be held responsible for war crimes. What could go wrong?

by Jameson Parker· · News
WTF? North Korea’s Bizarre New Slogans Are Full Of Both Fail And Win

WTF? North Korea’s Bizarre New Slogans Are Full Of Both Fail And Win

North Korea has released a list of new slogans for their country. Some of them are decidedly weird.

by T. Steelman· · News
This GOP Congressman Doesn’t Believe LGBT Rights Are Human Rights: ‘Strong Believer In Traditional Marriage’ (VIDEO)

This GOP Congressman Doesn’t Believe LGBT Rights Are Human Rights: ‘Strong Believer In Traditional Marriage’ (VIDEO)

You’d think the Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Africa, Global health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Subcommittee would be a proponent of equal rights for all, but not so much.

by Sarah· · News
Man gets shoved off a seven-story building by ISIS as punishment for "being gay." He survived, but got stoned to death by the crowd waiting below. Photo: Observatory for Human Rights via The Daily Mail.

Man Shoved Off High-Rise For ‘Being Gay’ Survives The Fall, And Then ISIS Stones Him To Death

After ISIS found him guilty of having a gay affair, this man miraculously escaped certain death, only to encounter certain death.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Israeli Military Opened Fire On Civilians Waving White Flags: Report

Israeli Military Opened Fire On Civilians Waving White Flags: Report

A 200-page report details horrific abuses on the part of Israel’s army — including firing on a group of evacuating civilians carrying white flags.

by John Prager· · News
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GOP Flips Off Women And Minorities, Strike ‘Civil Rights And Human Rights’ From Subcommittee Title

If Republicans were trying to improve their image among minorities and women, they failed miserably by proclaiming that they don’t give a damn about civil and human rights.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News