Post Tagged with: "Turkey"

Amnesty International’s Brilliant ‘Gay Turtle’ Experiment Mocks The Absurdity Of Homophobia (VIDEO)

Amnesty International’s Brilliant ‘Gay Turtle’ Experiment Mocks The Absurdity Of Homophobia (VIDEO)

Watch the absurd way these people react when they are told the turtle they’d like to buy is gay.

by Shannon Argueta· · News
Image via Flickr

President Obama Defends Freedom Of Religion From Republicans Who Want To Destroy It (VIDEO)

Since Republicans are calling for religious tests for refugees, President Obama took it upon himself to remind them what freedom of religion means in America.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Gay Pride Event In Istanbul Gets Shut Down By Police With Water Cannons

Gay Pride Event In Istanbul Gets Shut Down By Police With Water Cannons

Despite so many gains in western nations, LGBT discrimination and criminalization is still rampant around the world.

by Joe Fletcher· · News
These Amazing Men Put On Miniskirts And Are Standing Up To Denounce Violence Against Women (IMAGES/VIDEO)

These Amazing Men Put On Miniskirts And Are Standing Up To Denounce Violence Against Women (IMAGES/VIDEO)

After a woman was brutally attacked, this extraordinary group of men put on miniskirts and stood up to denounce violence against women.

by Sarah· · News
Photo: Pope Francis/Twitter.

Pope Francis Condemns Those Who Use Religion To Violate Human Rights, ‘Christians’ Miss The Point

Right-wing “Christians” love Pope Francis’ anti-ISIS message, and miss the point.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Image: screen capture via youtube.com.

Obama Thanksgiving Turkey Pardon: ‘Most Talked About Executive Action This Month’ (VIDEO)

“Some will call this amnesty,” Obama said, “but don’t worry, there’s plenty of turkey to go around.”

by Frank Minero· · News
Brilliant: Satire Website Gets Hundreds To Call Westboro Baptist Church After Tainted Turkey Recall Article

Brilliant: Satire Website Gets Hundreds To Call Westboro Baptist Church After Tainted Turkey Recall Article

If there was ever a time when you could be happy people don’t check the reliability of their news sources, this would be it. The fear-mongering and certified hate-group Westboro Baptist Church received a plethora of calls recently regarding the safety of — Thanksgiving day turkeys. Why? You may ask. […]

by Sarah· · News
Image via flickr.com/shenamt

Three Denver Girls Run Away From Home To Join Jihadists In Syria (VIDEO)

What were these girls thinking?

by Frank Minero· · Current Issues, News
Kirk Cameron Claims Website For His Christmas Movie Was Hacked By Bitter Muslims (VIDEO)

Kirk Cameron Claims Website For His Christmas Movie Was Hacked By Bitter Muslims (VIDEO)

Kirk Cameron’s latest pitch to see his movie: There is a war on Christmas because my website was hacked by anti-Christian haters.

by Jameson Parker· · News
Undated photo of Arin Mirkan from Twitter.

Female Kurdish Fighter Carries Out Suicide Bombing Against Islamic State Jihadists (PHOTOS)

A local Kobane official, Idris Nahsen, said IS fighters continue to move closer to the town’s border, and that air strikes have not stopped them entirely.

by Frank Minero· · Current Issues, News
Air Force Grounds Turkey After Yet Another Incident – F-35 Over Budget, Under Performing (VIDEO)

Air Force Grounds Turkey After Yet Another Incident – F-35 Over Budget, Under Performing (VIDEO)

Lockheed’s F-35 has met with yet another grounding, this time after the engine caught fire – how many more such incidents will it take before this turkey is cancelled?

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
CC by Stephen Korecky

The Racist Origin Of That Ice Cream Truck Melody Revealed (AUDIO) (NSFW)

The innocent melody used by ice cream trucks across America has a darker side, rooted in racial stereotyping.

Photo: Screen shot from The Young Turks video.

WATCH: ‘Homo Demons’ Pastor Has Something To Say About The Young Turks’ Breasts

Pastor Manning is feuding with ‘The Young Turks’ over his ‘homo demons’ sign. But, instead of arguing his case, he attacks both Cenk’s and Ana’s breasts.

by T. Steelman· · News
The Santa Wars And Fox News’ Assault On Christmas

The Santa Wars And Fox News’ Assault On Christmas

It all began a week ago. Megyn Kelly, on her program, The Kelly Files, brought up an op-ed by Slate’s Aisha Harris. Harris wrote that it was confusing for her, as a black child, to see two different depictions of Santa Claus: one that shared her skin color at home […]

by T. Steelman· · News
The Delightful History Of Thanksgiving

The Delightful History Of Thanksgiving

  Ah, Thanksgiving… turkey, cranberries, pumpkin pie. Football, parades and feasting with family. Thanksgiving is a uniquely American holiday. Well, sort of. Many myths have sprung up around the holiday, and many traditions have, too. It’s time to take a look at the history and traditions of American Thanksgiving — […]

by T. Steelman· · News
PROOF That Obama Was Born In Kenya – Or Not (VIDEOS)

PROOF That Obama Was Born In Kenya – Or Not (VIDEOS)

A Facebook page believes they have answered the question of the decade. Where was President Obama born? According to a video they’ve ‘uncovered,’ the answer – right from the horse’s mouth – is Kenya.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Sarai Sierra from her Facebook page @ Daily Mail

Missing American Mother On A Photographic Journey Found Stabbed To Death In Turkey

It was a dream trip for young New York mother and avid photographer, Sarai Sierra. She was ready for the adventure of a lifetime.

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · News
NEWS FLASH: Possible Suicide Bomber Attacks US Embassy In Turkey (VIDEO)

NEWS FLASH: Possible Suicide Bomber Attacks US Embassy In Turkey (VIDEO)

Details are few at the moment but we know the attack failed to make it past security.

by Justin Rosario· · News
Richard Engel and production team in Turkey; screen shot from Today video

NBC’s Richard Engel Escapes After 5 Days In Syrian Captivity (VIDEO)

‘They made us choose which one of us would be shot first and when we refused there were mock shootings…a very traumatic experience.’

by Lorraine Devon Wilke· · Current Issues, News
Is Turkey Bombing Syria?

Is Turkey Bombing Syria?

BBC reports that Turkey is firing artillery shells into northern Syria in retaliation for the earlier controversial shelling incident.

by Devon DB· · News