Post Tagged with: "MI"

Man Blows His Brains Out While Showing Girlfriend Guns Are Safe

Man Blows His Brains Out While Showing Girlfriend Guns Are Safe

An unidentified man from Independence Township, MI died after he shot himself in the head while trying to show his girlfriend that gun safety isn’t an issue.

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Eight Ways Phyllis Schlafly And The GOP Justify Voter Suppression

Photo of Phyllis Schlafly from Latino Rebels. http://www.latinorebels.com/2013/05/29/nomames-schlafly-thinks-gop-should-focus-more-on-white-vote-and-ignore-latino-vote/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=nomames-schlafly-thinks-gop-should-focus-more-on-white-vote-and-ignore-latino-vote

These eight remarks from an article by conservative icon Phyllis Schlafly bring the GOP’s voter suppression strategy sharply into focus.

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Sexist Reporter Reminds Female Candidate She Has Children; 10 Questions They Should Save For Next Time

Photo of Barb Byrum by Justin Wan for The (Michigan State University) State News.

This reporter’s boneheaded question for this experienced female politician shows that media sexism’s alive and well in Michigan.

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Bad News For Keystone: Michigan’s Oldest Brewery Sues Oil Pipeline Company

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The Kalamazoo River oil spill and other recent disasters prove Big Oil can’t be trusted with the Keystone Pipeline project.

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Michigan GOP Would Rather End Food Assistance For 200K People Than Raise Taxes On The 1% (VIDEO)

The late John Howard Davies in the 1948 movie, "Oliver Twist"  begs, "Please, Sir, I want some more." Image screen captured from YouTube video clip. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sZrgxHvNNUc

Michigan’s GOP clearly has it in for the poor, but this surprising video shows hunger also happens in middle class families.

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Mississippi School Forces Students To Listen To Christian Lecture, Teachers Block Exits

South Carolina schools could soon be forced to conduct prayer in the classroom if a piece of legislation is passed this year. Church and State Separation? - Image @ACLU

When you have to hold school children captive to promote your religious views, maybe you should rethink your religion.

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Rachel Maddow: The GOP Plan To Take Presidency, Keep House In Four Easy Steps (VIDEOS)

Rachel Maddow: The GOP Plan To Take Presidency, Keep House In Four Easy Steps (VIDEOS)

Why bother trying to win the popular vote when the RedMaps strategy makes rigging elections so easy?

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Made In The USA: Are Manufacturing Jobs Coming Back?

Made In The USA: Are Manufacturing Jobs Coming Back?

As off-shoring advantages erode, Apple and Daimler are each investing $100 million to expand production in the US. Will others follow?

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Michigan Rejects Draconian ‘Emergency Manager’ Law

Image from the Michigan League of Responsible Voters.

Progressives, grassroots groups, and unions prevent GOP Gov. and Tea Party take-overs of financially troubled towns and cities.

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Homophobic Mayor Loses Her Job

Homophobic Mayor Loses Her Job

Today, we learned that Mayor Janice Daniels of Troy Michigan, who told the world on her Facebook page last week that she couldn’t be a fan of New York now that ‘queers can marry there,’ has lost her job with Century 21 Real Estate.

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