Undercover police cleared 'to have sex with... →
sanityscraps: tellwiddit: State-sanctioned rape by deception in the UK. That’s fucking disgusting. this is concerning. it’s also concerning the kind of groups they’re looking into. an anti-racist group? oooh scary, equality for all.
HAHA OH WOW. Michael Hancock: Prostitution-ring... →
weoccupydenver: At this point, Denver Police Department reps aren’t saying why they handed over the Denver Players prostitution investigation to the feds. But no need to exhume Nostradamus to figure it out. After all, there are approximately a gazillion reasons why the DPD would want to put an inquiry that touches on mayor-elect Michael Hancock at arm’s length… What with the department...
Culture Of Resistance: Recap: 12/8/11--12/16/11 →
womenoccupy: “Feminism and Occupy Wall Street” from the Feminist Peace Network [podcast] “Friday Action Highlights Intersections in #OWS” by Lori Adelman for Feministing “Why Occupy Should Be an Inherently Safe Space” by Melissa Byrne for Role/Reboot “Starhawk to Support…
Think Progress: 11 Facts From 2011 →
think-progress: 1. The CIA is monitoring up to 5 million tweets per day. 2. Income inequality in America is worse than in Ancient Rome. 3. Twenty-three straight polls find Americans overwhelmingly want to raise taxes to pay down debt. 4. 68% of millionaires support raising taxes on millionaires.
A Step By Step Guide to Transfer Domains Out Of... →
newsyc: A Step By Step Guide to Transfer Domains Out Of GoDaddy (blog.jeffepstein.me)
The ultimate answer to the question 'Why are rape...
muslimfeminists: To all those who don’t think the rape joke was a problem, or rape jokes are a problem. I get it, you’re a decent guy. I can even believe it. You’ve never raped anybody. You would NEVER rape anybody. You’re upset that all these feminists are trying to accuse you of doing something or connect you to doing something that, as far as you’re concerned, you’ve never done and would...
The “Why Ron Paul is Awful” Mega-Resource
stfuconservatives: Does the neocon in your life need some schooling? Here’s a mega-resource of assorted reasons Ron Paul is NOT Libertarian Jesus. (This is a rebloggable version of what’s on this page) What’s Wrong With Ron Paul? 10 Reasons Not to Vote for Ron Paul Ron Paul’s Strange Freedom (ThinkProgress) Ron Paul: Against A Woman’s Right to Choose Reasons This Blog Is Not...
Reasons to say 'fuck you' to the Salvation Army. →
apiphile: kiriamaya: strawberryfaerie: “The Salvation Army has refused assistance to gay couples unless they break up and “go straight”, Muslim families who refuse to attend “Christian Bible classes”, kids who can’t prove their immigration status, and more.” Admittedly, i only skimmed the article, but this quote alone should give you a pretty good idea of how awful they are. EDIT: I also...
How Germany Builds Twice as Many Cars as the U.S.... →
letterstomycountry: Frederick Allen examines how German auto companies compete (profitably, mind you) without driving down the price of labor: There are “two overlapping sets of institutions” in Germany that guarantee high wages and good working conditions for autoworkers. The first is IG Metall, the country’s equivalent of the United Automobile Workers. Virtually all Germany’s car workers are...
STFU, Conservatives: KCBS is doing a storyline on... →
angryfuckingliberal: Because I don’t know if you know this, but strippers can’t be good people. Nope. Edit: oh and the Chief of the fire department refused to allow them to drop off the check at the station. Because it would disrupt the wholesome environment she’s trying to promote. … granted it’s a different realm, but we had sex workers at slutwalk denver, and i would have...
What many men fail to understand is that accusing a woman of being insane or of...– Hugo Schwyzer on why he’s resigned from The Good Men Project
Awesome things we lost this year
jonathan-cunningham: Politifact The Good Men Project Habeas Corpus
The initiative would protect a prenatal person regardless of whether or not the...– A Nevada District Judge decided that the Nevada Prolife Coalition’s description of effect didn’t inform voters well enough. This is the language he required them to use…. because he’s fucking awesome, and he realized the true implications of what a “life and conception” amendment would mean for...
Just so we’re clear, this week, a leading presidential candidate articulated his...– Steve Benen (via cultureofresistance)
dear hancock, you’re an ass. -btg dear hickenlooper, you too. -btg
Hunger In America, By The Numbers | ThinkProgress →
17.2 million: The number of households that were food insecure in 2010, the highest number on record. They make up 14.5 percent of households, or approximately one in seven. 48.8 million: People who lived in food insecure households last year. 3.9 million: The number of households with children that were food insecure last year. In 1 percent of households with children, “one or more of the...
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