Day: January 30, 2013


Originally posted on Mashed Potato Bulletin:
Given the numerous calls for the gun control legislation after the multitude of mass shootings this past year alone and the subsequent debates across the country taking shape now, it goes without saying many a gun control proponent has found themselves in an…

WHY Black History Month IS Necessary


By Jueseppi B.       I’ll answer that unasked question up front: Black History Month is only necessary because racist caucasian America, which controls the state level legislatures, has deemed it necessary to erase Black contributions from the fabric of American history.   Some southern states have […]


Originally posted on The Fifth Column:
The New Yorker In testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee today, National Rifle Association C.E.O. Wayne LaPierre warned that the N.R.A. would vigorously oppose any legislation that “limits the sale, purchase, or ownership of politicians.” “Politicians pose no danger to the public…


Originally posted on Ruth Jacobs:
How did you become involved in supporting the abolition of prostitution? When my book, Memoirs of a Sex Industry Survivor, came out in 2004, I found myself on the frontline regarding issues of child sex trafficking and the commercialized sexual exploitation of children. …


Originally posted on Ruth Jacobs:
How did you become involved in the movement against sex trafficking and sexual exploitation? In 2008, I was watching a program about sex trafficking of children in Cambodia on MSNBC. When watching this program, they started talking about sex trafficking of children in…


Originally posted on FiftyFourandAHalf:
Let’s put this in perspective, now.  Gun violence is a public health issue.  Period.  We reduced other public health threats by taking appropriate action.  We can fix this one too. From the Journal of the American Medical Association — information on how we reduced…


Originally posted on The Fifth Column:
Big Shakeup At CNN Shake Up at CNN Carville and Erickson out at CNN . Death Star Woulda Been a Bargain GOP Rep. says ‘path to citizenship’ will cost country $2.7 trillion. This week in Serious Republicanism All right, let’s unpack this.…

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