‘A CRIME AGAINST WOMEN’

THE HUFFINGTON POST Andy Cross via Getty Images Gunman Told Police ‘No More Baby Parts’… Neighbor: ‘He Wasn’t Right In The Head’… Unsettling Past… Ex-Wife Alleged Domestic Violence… Survivor Describes Haunting Encounter… Slain Officer Remembered As ‘Man Of Courage’… Colorado Springs: A Hub For Conservative Christians… Anti-Choice Groups Condemn Attack… Colo. Clinics Will Remain Open…

The Drama Behind The Next Republican Debate

THINK PROGRESS There seems to be just a little less excitement than usual surrounding Wednesday’s Republican presidential debate. It is, after all, the third of twelve debates scheduled this season, and the candidates are the same as last time, minus Scott Walker. The New York Times even hinted at the routineness of it all, its… More The Drama Behind The Next Republican Debate

10 things you need to know today: July 3, 2014

The Week Homeland Security tightens screening for U.S.-bound flights, the season’s first hurricane heads toward the Carolinas, and more 1. Security tightened for U.S.-bound flights over bomb fears The Homeland Security Department said Wednesday that it was increasing security screening at overseas airports with non-stop flights to the U.S. due to reports that terrorists had developed a… More 10 things you need to know today: July 3, 2014

One Thing GOPer Tom Tancredo Knows about the Negro – They Shouldn’t Be President

PoliticusUSA Tom Tancredo, Republican member of the House of Representatives from 1999-2009 and now a candidate for Governor of Colorado, told a Republican group – the Jefferson County Republican Men’s Club – that President Barack Obama,whom he has previously called a “street hustler,” was the “dictator-in-chief,” that he has “methodically shredded the Constitution,” and that he… More One Thing GOPer Tom Tancredo Knows about the Negro – They Shouldn’t Be President

Colorado lawmaker mocks poverty hearing with ‘silent protest’ by bringing fried chicken

In case you’re wondering why I’m posting this…suffice it to say, for all who claim racism is dead, read carefully: The Raw Story Colorado state Rep. Lori Saine (R) reportedly brought fried chicken to a hearing on poverty as a protest after a fellow lawmaker was criticized last month for blaming the diet of African-Americans… More Colorado lawmaker mocks poverty hearing with ‘silent protest’ by bringing fried chicken

Ouch! Sarah Silverman’s Tweet For WI Governor Scott Walker

Liberals Unite The infamous Scott Walker recently signed a mandatory bill to force any woman wanting to get an abortion in Wisconsin to undergo a medically unnecessary and invasive vaginal ultrasound so she can have an “informed decision.” Here’s comedian and actor Sarah Silverman’s response, which was retweeted by some Democratic state politicians, causing the Republicans… More Ouch! Sarah Silverman’s Tweet For WI Governor Scott Walker

In Colorado, Blacks Make Up 4 Percent Of The Population And 100 Percent Of Death Row

The reality is this:  The stats in the title of this article are not surprising to the African American community because: –  54% of African Americans graduate from high school, compared to more than three quarters of white and Asian students. –  Nationally, African American male students in grades K-12 were nearly 2½ times as… More In Colorado, Blacks Make Up 4 Percent Of The Population And 100 Percent Of Death Row

Conservative Group Photoshops Out Minorities In Mailer Opposing Pro-Voting Legislation

Speechless… Think Progress A conservative group connected to Colorado’s Secretary of State has been sending political mailers — including a picture of a darker-skinned woman whose face was digitally removed and replaced with a white woman’s face — in an attempt to oppose a landmark voting bill that may soon become law. Colorado is currently… More Conservative Group Photoshops Out Minorities In Mailer Opposing Pro-Voting Legislation

In Just Three Months, States Proposed An Astonishing 694 Provisions About Reproduction

Think about that for a second.  A majority of male politicians across the country have proposed over 690 provisions about reproduction.  It’s amazing and horrifying all at once… Think Progress In the first quarter of 2013, states have proposed 694 provisions related to a woman’s body, how she gets pregnant, or how she chooses to end… More In Just Three Months, States Proposed An Astonishing 694 Provisions About Reproduction