Nope. Sources: U.S. Census Bureau and Uniform Crime Reports. Someone tell Donald Trump.
In 2010 and again in 2011, American conspiracy theorists insisted that “in twenty years there will be enough Muslim voters in the U.S. and Canada to elect the President and Prime Minister.” In the United States, that would take a population majority. It’s 2015 now,
As J. Clifford noted earlier today, the school board in the tiny community of Strong, Maine put a teacher on a 21-day leave because that teacher had… … recently taken a plane flight to Dallas, Texas for an educational conference. Yes, that’s all. Because the
It’s widely acknowledged that human beings are bad for the planet. We degrade natural habitats. We pollute. We change the climate. The fewer human beings around, the better it will be for the biosphere. But, how can we accomplish population reduction in a humane manner?
A few days ago, I saw a bumper sticker in Central Maine that read, “Welcome to Maine… Now Go Home!” It didn’t take me too long to react emotionally to that statement; I hear some version of that sentiment almost every day living here in
Yesterday, I noticed the recent Twitter posting of a disgraced former GOP chair: “In right-to-carry states the violent crime rate is 24% lower than the rest of the US and the murder rate is 28% lower.” A quick look at the latest available Uniform Crime
There is no record at all of any top Obama Administration official using the phrase “culling the herd”. Barack Obama hasn’t ever talked about “culling the herd”. Neither has Vice President Joe Biden. Nor have John Kerry or Charles Hagel, the secretaries of State and Defense.
When I picked up the Bangor Daily News this morning, I read columnist Sarah Smiley insisting that she “had to tell” her children about last week’s school shooting incident in Newtown, Connecticut. Adults absolutely have the right to feel the way they want to feel
Earlier this month, I shared with you a map showing results from Google’s report on the number of requests for user data from the governments of the world, current through December 2010: Google has just updated its report to include a new six-month period, January
Public events are scheduled for a month from now, when the 7 billionth living human being will be born. However, awareness events can’t seem to overcome the basic physiological fact that people hunger to make more people.
In this morning’s e-mail, Irregular Times received the following message: Joys of Muslim Women by Nonie Darwish… In twenty years there will be enough Muslim voters in the U.S. and Canada to elect the President or Prime Minister by themselves! Rest assured they will do