Tag Archives: compassion

“We forget all the things we should be outraged about”

Shortly after Donald Trump was elected president, Amy Siskind took one of her occasional trips to Val-Kill, the Upstate New York home of Eleanor Roosevelt. “I needed a Zen moment,”… Read more »

Well, they can always get a second or third job….

.@KellyannePolls: Obamacare opened up Medicaid to "many able-bodied Americans who should at least see if there are others options for them." pic.twitter.com/fzqvuwXrXB — ABC News Politics (@ABCPolitics) June 25, 2017… Read more »

Republican compassion: “This is worse than mean, it is cruel.”

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) on Monday asserted that the Republican health care plan was “cruel” because it would take health care away from 750,000 people and give the savings to… Read more »

We won’t back down from spreading a cherry-picked Christianity based on fear, hatred, and prejudice

I came across this ad on the Huffington Post…and I was grateful I hadn’t just taken a swallow of my coffee. No doubt I would have been scrambling for some… Read more »

“His hatefulness and vindictiveness have normalized a new meanness in America”

Trump's Presidency Has Normalized A New Meanness In America | HuffPost https://t.co/1rflJYf7wS — Liberal Effects (@LiberalEffects) June 6, 2017 [O]n the eve of his election to the House of Representatives,… Read more »

Yes, it’s true: Karen Handel may well be The Worst Person in the World

Karen Handel — the Republican candidate in next week’s special election in Georgia’s 6th Congressional district — told a constituent with a lesbian daughter that her “faith calls her” to… Read more »

Karen Handel: “I do not support a livable wage”…because compassion is weakness

Karen Handel, the Republican candidate for Georgia’s 6th Congressional District, said Tuesday that she does “not support a livable wage.” Among the questions posed to Handel and Democrat Jon Ossoff… Read more »

“God’s heart has a special place for the poor, so much so that he himself ‘became poor’”

In recent months, GOP lawmakers have taken to spouting Christian scripture to defend conservative fiscal policy and their effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act…. [These beliefs] are rooted in… Read more »

The More You Know: Ariana Grande is in league with Satan

David Whitney Asks Which Is Worse: Terrorism Or Ariana Grande’s Promotion Of Satanism And Sodomy “It appears this Ariana is like the Pied Piper of Hamelin, leading a whole generation… Read more »