Women Posts Archive
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 10/28/2010, 12:16pm
The Religious Right's "Judge Bus" continues to roll through Iowa and participants just keep coming up with wilder and wilder explanations of why three Supreme Court justices need to be removed from office, like Rep. Steve King claiming that if they aren't, pretty soon we'll have a society in which children will be taken away from parents and raised in warehouses to be vicious warriors ... or something: Speaking exclusively with The Iowa Independent following Wednesday’s event, King reaffirmed those statements and expanded on why he believes the institution of marriage is... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Peter Montgomery, Wednesday 10/27/2010, 1:16pm
In less than two years, the Tea Party movement emerged with an angry shout, became a major player in the national debate over health care reform, toppled incumbent senators and defeated candidates backed by the GOP establishment, and pushed radically right-wing views about the role of government into public debate. And they’re about to see a number of their candidates elected to Congress. For a while last year, journalists and other political observers weren’t sure whether to take the Tea Party movement seriously as a force in American politics. But Lawrence Rosenthal,... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Wednesday 10/27/2010, 9:45am
Sharron Angle Ad: Controversy over latest anti-immigration ad, Latino groups call it “one of the ugliest anti-illegal immigrants ad campaigns in history” (AP, 10/26). Voting: Accuses Reid camp of trying to “steal” the election (Politico, 10/26). Campaign: Stopped paying her staff in latest FEC filing (HuffPo, 10/25). Outside groups: Pro-GOP groups outspend Democrats 2:1 in Nevada (AP, 10/23). Ken Buck Religious Right: Denies existence of separation of church and state (Think Progress, 10/26). Women: Mother Jones investigates Buck’s handling of the rape... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 10/21/2010, 4:02pm
Ralph Reed joined Pat Robertson today on "The 700 Club," ostensibly to discuss his new novel "The Confirmation" but spent most of the fifteen minute segment talking politics. At first, Reed explained how the plot of his novel is loosely based on the Clarence Thomas confirmation fight, saying that it was that issue that made him realize that he was really engaged in a spiritual battle: Robertson: The whole concept though was based, I guess, on Clarence Thomas' confirmation hearing. Reed: Yeah, and you know Pat I was then at the Christian Coalition and you I worked very... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Brian Tashman, Wednesday 10/20/2010, 9:28am
Sharron Angle Terrorism: Angle refuses to apologize to Canadian Ambassador who condemned Angle for saying that terrorists are crossing into the US from Canada (AP, 10/19). Latinos: Says that Latino students, and herself, look Asian (NYDN, 10/19). Ad: Claims that Harry Reid is in “the conga line” with Michelle Obama (Slate, 10/19). Fundraising: Spent over $5 million on fundraising (Salon, 10/18). Palin: MissesTea Party Express kickoff with Palin, who praises Angle and slams Reid (Nevada News Bureau, 10/18). Ken Buck Religious Right: Claims that homosexuality, “... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Tuesday 10/19/2010, 12:00pm
Rep. Louie Gohmert explains in Newmax how everything in America would be fine if only Christians would stand up and take control of the US government, just like God commands: YOU are the government! You are God’s minister to punish evil and reward good conduct. But, too many Christians have refused the figurative “sword” or the power that in this great country, this little experiment in democracy as a republic, is supposed to be held by YOU. You are the one God has ordained to run the country, but you haven’t even participated ... That is also why we have... MORE
SUBMITTED BY: Kyle Mantyla, Thursday 10/14/2010, 5:19pm
This person is generating outrage: A leading Muslim cleric in the United Kingdom said that it is "clearly" impossible for men to rape their wives, and it should not be considered a crime. Sheikh Maulana Abu Sayeed, president of the Islamic Sharia Council in Britain, told the human rights Web site Samosa, "Sex is part of marriage. In Islamic Sharia, rape is adultery by force." "So long as the woman is his wife, it cannot be termed as rape," he continued. "It is reprehensible, but we do not call it rape." Sayeed also claimed many married women who allege... MORE
Within 24 Hours, Glenn Beck Will Break News That Will Rock the Nation and Take Down The Entire Power Structure (UPDATED)
6/12/13 @ 2:03pm
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6/13/13 @ 1:42pm
Swanson: Star Trek Promotes Bestiality, Children's Show Superhero 'Probably Fighting Christians'
6/7/13 @ 3:15pm
One Million Moms Protests 'The Fosters' For Trying to 'Desensitize America and Our Children by Promoting Inappropriate Behavior'
6/7/13 @ 12:30pm
Citing the Book of Mormon, Glenn Beck Warns That 'We Are at the End'
6/14/13 @ 4:41pm