Mitch McConnell's Shameless Op-Ed Totally Backfires
No other Republican has done more damage to the United States than Mitch McConnell. In 2010, before he became Senate Majority Leader, he famously said his party's "top political priority should be to deny President Obama a second term." Once he became Majority Leader, he rammed ...read more
Three White "School Cops" Kick and Tase Black Teen, Threaten to Tase Protesting Students
Last week, a video circulated showing an all too familiar scene of three white police officers beating down a black suspect. After he was pinned to the ground, one of the cops repeatedly kicked him in a rage while another threatened the outraged crowd with a taser gun. After the ...read more
Should we Applaud a Kentucky Judge for Admitting he's a Bigot or Demand his Resignation?
Last week, a Kentucky judge announced that he would not preside over another adoption case involving a same sex couple: Nance cited a judicial ethics rule that says a judge must disqualify himself when he has a personal bias or prejudice.In an order issued Thursday, he said “as ...read more