Virginia Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Thursday 05/05/2011, 10:54am
Pamela Geller’s rabid anti-Muslim activism helped her win friends in the conservative movement and the Republican Party, and she even had her own panel at CPAC earlier this year. But Geller has now been focusing her efforts on a different issue: Birtherism. Geller accused President Obama of doctoring his birth certificate and took to the Birther website WorldNetDaily to claim that Obama is ineligible to be president because his parents had a sham marriage. Virginia School of Law professor G. Edward White plainly points out that the term “natural born citizen” is “... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Friday 04/22/2011, 3:56pm
As Kyle just posted, new developments in the kidnapping of Isabella Miller point to the possible complicity of Mat Staver’s Liberty Counsel, whose lawyer Rena Lindevaldsen is representing Lisa Miller. According to the FBI affidavit, Miller is living in a house owned by the father of Staver’s administrative assistant. Matt Barber, Liberty Counsel’s Director of Cultural Affairs, has consistently attacked Miller’s former partner Janet Jenkins and the courts. Staver, Lindevaldesn and Barber are all also professors at Liberty University School of Law. Earlier this... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 04/21/2011, 5:41pm
Justin Elliott @ Salon: The Muslim-baiting tracker. Joe.My.God: GOP Contract Bars King & Spalding Staffers From Supporting Same-Sex Marriage. Towleroad: Virginia Social Services Panel Votes 7-2 to Reject Changes That Would Allow Adoptions by Gay Couples. Alan Colmes: The Koch Brothers Tell Their Employees How To Vote. Rachel Tabachnick @ Talk 2 Action: Voucher Advocate Betsy DeVos, Right-Wing Think Tanks Behind Koch-Style Attack on PA Public Schools. Zack Ford @ Wonk Room: Tennessee ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill Advances, Sponsor Says Teachers... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 04/14/2011, 5:29pm
PFAW: Anatomy of a Koch-a-Thon: Sham Budget Hearings Brought to You by the Koch Brothers. Good As You: Marinelli to Newsweek/Daily Beast: Brian Brown has threatened legal action. Andy Kopsa @ Washington Independent: Rep. Trent Franks prepares secretive hearing on Defense of Marriage Act. Igor Volsky @ Wonk Room: NOM Won’t Back Notion That Homosexuality Is Health Risk, Claim No Concern Over Defecting Strategist. Joe.My.God: Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli To Block Gay Adoption Regulation. Alan Colmes: Factcheck.Org Trumps Trump. Jillian Rayfield @ TPM... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Wednesday 04/13/2011, 3:09pm
As seen in the new Right Wing Watch: In Focus “Big Bullies: How the Religious Right is Trying to Make Schools Safe for Bullies and Dangerous for Gay Kids,” Religious Right groups are consistently trying to tarnish anti-bullying initiatives as “homosexual indoctrination” and “special rights,” among other absurd claims. A Religious Right group led by Virginia politician Eugene Delgaudio, the Public Advocate, now launched the “Protect Our Children’s Innocence” petition to protest the Student Nondiscrimination Act, which it labels the “... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 04/12/2011, 11:22am
Apparently, April 6 was Virginia Call to Prayer Day ... but we totally missed it. But fortunately the Virginia Christian Alliance put together a three minute video featuring various members of Congress promoting the event and posted it on YouTube, allowing us to post this edited version here: You can watch the original here, featuring Michele Bachmann, Randy Forbes, Mike Pence, Trent Franks and many others: MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Thursday 04/07/2011, 11:57am
Bishop E.W. Jackson, the head of STAND for America (Staying True to America’s National Destiny), is filing paperwork to run for Virginia’s open seat in the US Senate and will face former Senator George Allen and numerous tea party activists in the contested Republican primary. Jackson has likened Democrats to slaveholders and called them the “coalition of the godless,” and has said his mission in politics is to convince African Americans to leave the Democratic Party and join the tea party. As an ally of far-right activists like Rick Scarborough and Janet Porter, it is... MORE
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