As we’re getting closer to the Iowa caucuses and the New Hampshire primaries, Donald Trump is having to hurry to assemble the practical political apparatus that his opponents in the Republican nomination contest already have a great deal of experience with. Trump is getting some special help with this task, however.
Last month, Scott B. […]
There are many right-wing Christian thinkers in America who support the Republican congressional bills S. 1598 and H.R. 2802, which would allow a government worker to use the power of his or her office to withhold services and legal rights from people, so long as the government worker proclaims that s/he “believes or acts in […]
60% of the Republican members of the U.S. House of Representatives and 69% of the Republican members of the U.S. Senate are acting to narrowly protect people who use hold religious beliefs and use a combination of those religious beliefs and their government positions to persecute others.
I’m not making this up. Go read the […]
This morning, I came upon this bumper sticker while taking a walk:
I cannot for the life of me figure out what “defeat the purpose” means in the context of this bumper sticker. Can you help me out with this one?
… and the share of references to racism on Donald Trump’s website that insist Donald Trump is not actually a racist: 100%
Number of mentions of “racism” by Republican candidates in the September 16, 2015 presidential debate: 0
Number of mentions of “hunger” or “hungry”: 0
Number of mentions of “global warming”: 0
Number of mentions of “pollution”: 0
Number of mentions of “homelessness” or “homeless”: 0
Number of mentions of “surveillance”: 0
Number of mentions of […]
Colorado Rep. Lois Landgraff shared this thought yesterday:
I’m confused. Is it better when angels do it?
… and which Democratic presidential candidates have gotten a free pass from Black Lives Matter?
Just in case a friend of yours starts wondering aloud why non-Anglos are so whiny about fairness in the United States, you may find it helpful to familiarize yourself with a number of field experiments (also known as “audit studies”) that demonstrate systematic discrimination against people on the basis of the social categories we call […]
Are people screaming “Donald!” where you are? I don’t hear anybody doing it. […]