Deaf Student ‘Speechless’ After Obama Responds To Him In Sign Language

This is a heart-warming story… The Huffington Post Lots of people get giddy following even the briefest encounters with a president. But one Washington-area college student was especially elated that President Obama understood what he was saying. Or signing. As first reported on Distriction, Stephon, a student at Prince George Community College, was standing in line… More Deaf Student ‘Speechless’ After Obama Responds To Him In Sign Language

The Blaze, Site Founded By Glenn Beck, Insinuates That Slain Teen Trayvon Martin Was Troublemaker

The Huffington Post An ugly story may be getting uglier. The Blaze, a right-wing site started by Glenn Beck, has a post up insinuating that Trayvon Martin may have been a dangerous criminal. Martin, who was black, was walking back to his father’s house after a trip to the convenience store in Sanford, Fla. on February… More The Blaze, Site Founded By Glenn Beck, Insinuates That Slain Teen Trayvon Martin Was Troublemaker

Racist Anti-Obama Sticker Makes Rounds On Facebook

This is sick.  I am so embarrassed that our country has come to this…and this, in the  21st century! The Huffington Post A photograph of a bumper sticker that features racist, anti-Obama language has gone viral on Facebook and other social networks. The sticker reads “Don’t Re-Nig In 2012,” in large white type, above smaller text that reads:… More Racist Anti-Obama Sticker Makes Rounds On Facebook

Tea Party Groups In Tennessee Demand Textbooks Overlook U.S. Founder’s Slave-Owning History

What’s wrong with the Tea Party in Tennessee, not enough publicity lately?  This is absurd on so many levels… The Huffington Post A little more than a year after the conservative-led state board of education in Texas approved massive changes  to its school textbooks to put slavery in a more positive light, a group of Tea Party… More Tea Party Groups In Tennessee Demand Textbooks Overlook U.S. Founder’s Slave-Owning History