Irregular Times writer Jim has carefully documented that, despite common claims to the contrary, crime rates in Lewiston, Maine and in Minneapolis, Minnesota did not rise after the arrival of Muslim Somali immigrants there.
Now, however, we have undeniable evidence of a crime associated with Somali Muslim immigrants: A man killed teenager Abdisamad Sheikh-Hussein, a […]
On November 2014, Republican member of Congress and global warming denier Vicky Hartzler noticed it was cold. This, she decided, was proof enough to ridicule the idea of global warming. So she took to Twitter:
Rep. Hartzler is in her 54th year on Earth. Someone so well-experienced with the seasons really should have […]
The Christian god’s plan for victory for the Constitution Party is to have all good Christians take a long, hard nap in 2013, so that, unlike all the unholy voters who made it to the polls this year, they will be well-rested for the 2014 congressional elections. […]
Whatever the truth is, we know a couple of things for certain: 1) This robot army doesn’t appear to be from Missouri 2) The onslaught of “robocalls” for Jason Smith is scheduled to begin on Monday, June 3, and continue into Tuesday, June 4. […]
This year the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Louis in Missouri announced that its financial straits were so dire that it would be forced to fire 25 of its employees.
Also this year, the Archdiocese of St. Louis sent a $10,000.00 check to a Ballot Question Committee in Maine, to be spent convincing Mainers that […]
The Idaho Senate shares the home phone numbers and addresses of its members. The Alabama Senate, Arkansas Senate, Iowa Senate, Kentucky Senate, Maine Senate, the Mississippi State Senate, the Montana Senate, the New Hampshire Senate, the North Carolina Senate, the South Carolina Senate, the Vermont Senate and the Wyoming Senate also share home addresses and […]
After the elections of 2000 and 2004, progressive activists in the state of Missouri were active in the Missouri Green Party and the Progressive Party of Missouri, organizing liberal alternatives to the conservative Missouri Democratic Party (hello, Claire McCaskill) and the even more conservative Missouri Republican Party (think John Ashcroft). We were happy to recognize […]
Earlier this year, before the financial markets went into their tailspin, Denny of Our Tomorrow moved to a self-built cabin in the woods of Missouri. Denny foresaw the current economic collapse and decided to teach himself the art of sustainable, self-supporting permaculture homesteading. Over at his website he’s been writing about his successes and failures […]