Post Tagged with: "political activism"

Anna Jarvis, the mother of Mother’s Day; image@RingswithLove

Mother’s Day Founder Died Fighting Against Its Commercialization

The commercialization of Mother’s Day so outraged its founder that she spent the rest of her life fighting against the corporate payday it had become.

Timothy McVeigh; most notorious of far right terrorists @  CNN.com

Far Right Poses As Much Danger To The U.S. As Radical Islam

Eight attacks perpetrated by extreme right-wingers have been carried out in the U.S. since 9/11, compared with four carried out by Islamic jihadists.

by Rika Christensen· · News
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Starbucks Employees Begin Writing Political Message On Coffee Cups

In spite of the warm and nonpartisan message, Schultz made it clear in a Reuters interview that he’s serious.

by Tiffany Willis· · News
Facebook Targets Liberal Website And Fan Pages, Allows Blatant Racism

Facebook Targets Liberal Website And Fan Pages, Allows Blatant Racism

It is clear that something is afoot when Facebook deletes accounts for political activism while blatantly racist pages are allowed to stay up.

by Matthew Desmond· · News
A Political Junkie’s Guide To Facebook

A Political Junkie’s Guide To Facebook

It’s all about showing up folks, and when you do show up, you’ll find the people you met through Facebook are there too. And that’s when it really becomes awesome.