During Houston’s NRA Conference last week, a vendor was promoting shooting targets which bled. While they took down the President Obama target, they left up the ‘Ex.’
by Shannon Barber •
Domestic abuse is terrible. We all know that. However, the policy in Norristown, PA could make it even worse if you report it thanks to a new ‘three strikes’ statute.
by Rika Christensen •
Stockman – ‘It’s called a women’s act, but then they have men dressed up as women, they count that. Change-gender, or whatever. How is that — how is that a woman?’
In what would be an epic victory for women across the country, the House is preparing to bring the Senate version of the Violence Against Women Act to the floor for a full vote.
by T. Steelman •
The Senate sent the Violence Against Women Act to the House and the GOP stripped out provisions they didn’t like, telling LGBT and Native Americans that they have no protection under the law.
by Tiffany Willis •
Marco Rubio is a sell-out, and if he is the GOP’s best and brightest hope, the Democratic party is in good shape for 2014 and 2016.
Every Democrat voted to protect ALL women from domestic abuse but the GOP was split on support for some of our most vulnerable citizens.
by Elisabeth Parker •
This week’s ‘Addicting Info’ news in review, divvied up into your favorite categories, including Those Danged Republicans, Guns, Gays, and The Jabbering Classes.
by T. Steelman •
Long delayed, the Violence Against Women Act is being considered again in the Senate. Not unanimously, however, as 8 GOP Senators voted ‘nay.’
by Wendi Petit •
Senator Whitehouse realized that, although Ms. Trotter’s obviously a woman, she really doesn’t speak for women on the issue of gun control.
by Wendi Petit •
The domestic incident played out in public and endangered more than just the two who were initially involved in the dispute.
Even after taking heavy losses in the 2012 Election, including a clear rejection by women voters, Republicans still refused to protect women and children.
by The Bucking Jenny •
The validity of a woman’s rape, or broken nose, or terrifying abuse has nothing to do with what gender she loves, what country she was born in, or what color her skin is.
Schools always seem to leave out the whole genocide part.
by Ann Werner •
In an unbelievable but sadly familiar act of irresponsibility, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor announced on Friday that after this week, the House will adjourn until after the November 6 elections.
Republicans deny that they would be anti-woman, but even their women are anti-woman.
by Michael Hayne •
After consulting with a deranged all dude activist group, the GOP-controlled House finally agreed to pass the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act, but not before totally stripping it of its merits like it was a Ferrari in a chop shop.
by Teeluck Sooknarine •
They are ready to offer their version in the House of Representatives, in an effort to block, distort or change the previously passed Senate action of renewing the Violence Against Women Act
Republican Senator John Cornyn Accuses Democrats Of Playing Political Games With Violence Against Women Act
Republicans don’t like the fact that Democrats have them pegged as waging a war against women. So it’s baffling that Republicans haven’t unanimously extended the Violence Against Women Act. But Texas Republican Senator John Cornyn is accusing Democrats of playing political games with the Act.
Rape Away The Gay? Radio Personality Tells Father To Get A Man To Rape His Daughter Until She Turns Straight
A radio personality in Cleveland is facing tremendous backlash after telling a father that he should get one of his male friends to rape his daughter to force her to turn straight.