Post Tagged with: "inauguration"

Hadiya Pendleton, rest in peace...

Hundreds Mourn Young Gun Victim Hadiya Pendleton

Hadiya has become a symbol and a rallying point for many reasons, articulated by those at the funeral who knew her.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
15-year-old Hadiya Pendleton. Photograph from

15-Year-Old Shot Dead One Week After Performing At President’s Inauguration

There’s an $11,000 reward for information about the killer and a petition asking the president to attend her funeral. But Hadiya Pendleton is still dead. How many more must die before we take action?

by Deborah Montesano· · News
The Romneys finally come out of hiding; AP photo/Elise Amendola  @ National Journal

Inaugural No-Show Mitt Romney Finally Re-Emerges At D.C. Lunch In His Honor

Like a game of ‘Where’s Waldo?’ media watchers, D.C. insiders, and political junkies have been wondering just where Mitt Romney’s been.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
Even Some Republicans Souring To Sleazy Virginia Gerrymander Tactic

Even Some Republicans Souring To Sleazy Virginia Gerrymander Tactic

Even Republicans are starting to get a bad taste in their mouth about the backlash over the GOP’s plan to steal all future elections in the Old Dominion.

by The Rambling Fool· · News
Jon Stewart Slams Media’s Inauguration Coverage (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart Slams Media’s Inauguration Coverage (VIDEO)

Stewart shows a snippet of how different stations have diametrically opposed narratives on the same image being seen.

by The Liberal· · News
Blind Stevie Wonder Set To Buy A Gun – Cause He Can (VIDEO)

Blind Stevie Wonder Set To Buy A Gun – Cause He Can (VIDEO)

A blind man with a gun? In the NRA’s vision of America as the Wild Wild West, why the heck not?

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Obama’s Second Inauguration Comes At A Fitting Time In Date And In History

Obama’s Second Inauguration Comes At A Fitting Time In Date And In History

It is touching that this is happening on the same day the nation honors Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., as President Barack Obama would not be where he is without Dr. King’s contributions.

by Shannon Barber· · News
Remembering Martin Luther King: Crowds Gather At MLK Monument For Wreath Laying Ceremony (VIDEO)

Remembering Martin Luther King: Crowds Gather At MLK Monument For Wreath Laying Ceremony (VIDEO)

On the eve of a historic second inauguration for our first black president, celebrities, activists, and family members honor the civil rights leader who helped make this possible.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
This is not considered child abuse but states still ban gay couples from adopting? Sure, makes perfect sense!

Westboro Whackos Will Be At The Presidential Inauguration- With Permission

They protest at these places in order to provoke people into attacking them, and, thus, filing and winning law suits.

by Shannon Barber· · News