The Oppressed Little Fetus: I'm pro-choice: →
ceasesilence: I believe that your abortion is none of my business. I don’t need to know: why you’re getting the abortion how many months you’re pregnant what number abortion this is whether you became pregnant through negligence or if it wasn’t your fault at all whether you have a kid…
Liberation theology, at its most simple, is the Sunday school Jesus who healed...– Shannon Craigo-Snell, a theologian at Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary in Kentucky, quoted in Liberation Theology and the Campaign - Beliefs - NYTimes.com (via bohemiansouth)
"This month, Aden paused in the middle of his... →
motherjones: Meet nine progressive veterans who are running for office this fall.
We got letters saying, ‘You guys are going to get what you deserve. You’re going...– Lucas Valley Estates Homeowners Association board member Carl Fricke • Discussing the anger over a decision by director George Lucas to turn some of his California land into low-income housing, not long after the director scuttled plans to build a digital studio there. The studio created frustration...
Anti-science and anti-contraception - CNN.com →
bohemiansouth: Former Washington Post journalist Laura Sessions Stepp writes: How can it be that we are firmly into the 21st century and reading claims that birth control pills can cause prostate cancer and abort babies? Or, my personal favorite, that a woman can be considered pregnant before her egg unites with a sperm? Such falsehoods are being touted not by yahoos but by educated...
Joe Ricketts' Plan: Jeremiah Wright Super PAC Ad... →
bohemiansouth: Perhaps it wasn’t how he hoped to make a splash, but TD Ameritrade founder J. Joe Ricketts hit the political big time this week when The New York Times reported that the Wyoming-based billionaire had commissioned a plan for a super PAC ad campaign attacking President Barack Obama over his past association with the controversial Rev. Jeremiah Wright. Although Ricketts has now...
Jezebel: Police taser pregnant woman three times... →
Apparently dismissing this fact, Tennessee not only has an abstinence only...– Tennesee’s New Sex-Ed, Or Lack Thereof — The Good Men Project We are here to help. :)
Cable news shows continue to lampoon Tennessee’s new law banning the promotion...– Haslam Says Media Misinterpreting “Gateway Sex” Law - Nashville Public Radio Nope. No one misinterpreted this at all. (via tennesseegatewaysexualactivity)
theoppressedlittlefetus: redgrieve: I never liked the term pro-life, cause it’s like…you’re really only concerned with one bizarrely specific social issue here, pro life is a bit general. There are much better, simpler ways to keep people alive than picketing abortion clinics I mean fucking go donate blood, be a volunteer firefighter or something. Jesus Truth. ^
Shelby County Commission candidate Steve Ross has entered the commission’s...– County Commission candidate Steve Ross joins redistrict feud » The Commercial Appeal (via votesteveross)
She was unabashedly liberal but was quiet about it. From a different era, her...– The Last Mother’s Day | Newscoma (via tracesharp)
latenightjimmy: EXCLUSIVE: FULL TRAILER FOR THE CAMPAIGN STARRING WILL FERRELL Last night on Late Night Will Ferrell premiered the trailer for The Campaign! With Zach Galifianakis and Jason Sudeikis!
Unpaid Internships: Bad for Students, Bad for... →
stfuconservatives: An Atlantic Monthly article saying what I’ve been saying for a long time: unpaid internships are terrible and should be illegal. There is no reason businesses should expect unpaid labor from anyone. Full disclosure: I worked an unpaid internship at a major newspaper in college. I was very lucky that I still had time to go to class and work a part-time (paid) job waiting...
Obama: I like Coke
Fox News: Obama Declares War on Pepsi
Cwabs!: I'm not interested in defending the south.... →
fancycwabs: Mosty in re: this, but also because it needs to be said generally (and not a reblog because people favoriting opposing viewpoints in a reblogged post gets really confusing.) _______________ As a Southerner, I fight everyday against the stereotype of Southerners as ignorant rednecks. But…
He took the eye off the ball. Instead of doing what he said he was going to do,...– Milwaukee mayor Tom Barrett • Discussing his opponent in the Wisconsin recall election, Scott Walker. Barrett, who lost the governor’s race against Walker in 2010, won his primary last night handily, giving Democrats in the state hope he might be formidable the second time around. (via...
GOP foiled as funds flow to Planned Parenthood →
theoppressedlittlefetus: riotgrrrljacksonville: what-about-this: Newly empowered Republicans in states across the country are pushing to kill public contracts with Planned Parenthood, only to find their efforts blocked by the Obama administration and federal courts. Big surprise there. Obama will sue states and block any law they pass if he doesn’t like he. And he has done this to...
STFU, Conservatives: It passed. →
dionthesocialist: After all the campaigning, all the analysis, all the Facebook groups, and tweets, and tumbles, Amendment One passed. This isn’t about banning gay marriage in North Carolina, because gay marriage, as it has been said many times before, is already banned here. To be honest,…
Folks, this isn’t an article about New York, where three-quarters of...– http://pulse.me/s/7YU1g (via michaelbyrd)
I asked him what he thought of the latest legislation that has been passed...– Talking To A Tennessee Science Teacher | Newscoma (via tracesharp)