Category Archives: oppression

When standing up for equality and human rights really isn’t standing up at all

The NCAA is officially returning to North Carolina, seven months after yanking multiple championship events from the state over its passage of the anti-transgender law known as HB2. The NCAA… Read more »

The Handmaid’s Tale: Coming soon to a government near you

A Reuters story about increasing political activism by the “religious left” since President Trump’s election annoyed some Religious Right pundits this week. On Thursday, the American Pastors Network’s Sam Rohrer,… Read more »

Joey, do you like movies about gladiators? Have you ever seen a grown man naked?

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is defending an officer’s pat-down of a boy at a Texas airport that outraged his mother and thousands and thousands of people who viewed her… Read more »

Greetings from Texas: Where never is heard a discouraging word…unless you’re LGBTQ

It’s spring in Texas…and thoughts of good Christians are of how to ensure LGBTQ Texans are legally defined as “less than.” Having evidently solved all other pressing problems facing the… Read more »

When I was lost you laughed, called me a loser, and continued on your way

Dear Trump Supporter, How many family members did you screw with your vote? #TrumpBudget pic.twitter.com/vOH8pmMofb — Life.Love.Roll Tide (@divinity254) March 16, 2017 THE BIGGEST LIE: WE ELECTED CHRISTIANS When I… Read more »

North Carolina: Where democracy is for losers and atheist, baby Jesus-hating Liberals

Since North Carolina voters elected Democratic governor Roy Cooper in November, the Republican-dominated state legislature has been on a mission to take away the governor’s power. The legislature’s latest power… Read more »

So…how did you celebrate International Women’s Day?

Catholic group fires social worker for women’s rights advocacy on International Women’s Day https://t.co/R0iQHmgfp7 #p2 #ctl pic.twitter.com/iCQhBHpT0H — Zaibatsu News 📎 (@ZaibatsuNews) March 9, 2017 Catholic Charities, a non-profit that’s… Read more »

Verily, thou shalt use public toilet accommodations comporting with thy birth gender

@OrlandoWeekly or "Orlando woman figures out how to get 15 minutes of fame." — 😴 (@nanouk77) April 25, 2016 @OrlandoWeekly or "Orlando woman demonstrates stunning ignorance and total lack of… Read more »

Israel: Proof human beings can ignore even the ugliest of inconvenient realities

Israel’s most impressive innovation, more than any high-tech project, or Rafael weapon, is our amazing ability to ignore what is happening mere kilometers away to our neighbors. A whole people,… Read more »

“[Y]ou have full-time, quasi-professional agent-provocateurs that attempt to create public disorder”

Republicans love to talk about freedom except when it's the freedom to protest. https://t.co/EKwSbRRyso — Bernie Sanders (@SenSanders) February 25, 2017 Since the election of President Trump, Republican lawmakers in… Read more »