Category Archives: Racism

Beyond Bigotry: GOP Needs Self-Examination Over Racism

To hear conservatives talk about racism, it is as though America has moved away from racism and it is only because liberals, or in other words Democrats, are the ones who keep

“Stand Your Ground” or is it “License to Murder”?

“Stand Your Ground” laws allow various scenarios for someone to murder and get away with it, if they so choose to do so. For example: if someone who is a racist decides

Ted Nugent’s Rant about Obama May Backfire, for Texas Governor Candidate

If aging rock singer Ted Nugent wants to see a “subhuman mongrel”, he need not look any further than the mirror. His nastiness toward our president, Barack Obama is uncalled for and

Imagine: America without the GOP

Legislative roadblocks, religious extremism, Tea Party bigotry, and favoritism to wealthy interests in the form of huge tax cuts and deregulation for chemical polluters of our air and water. All this along

Zimmerman Says It Was “All God’s Plan”

George Zimmerman, the man who shot Trayvon Martin after following him because he looked suspicious, and the fact he was black and wearing a hoodie with the hood pulled up – it

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Scalia Needs to Explain “Racial Entitlement”

The United States Supreme Court recently listened to a challenge to the Voting Rights Act in which the question before the court is “about whether the federal government should still be requiring

America: on the Road to Equality – or Not

For Gay Americans like me, the last couple of years have been good ones for us. We have seen the end of DODT (Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell) so that our gay brothers

Many Republicans Having Difficult Time with Election Loss

Losing an election can be a very bitter pill to swallow. Some Republicans are refusing to accept their loss and instead have begun beating the war drums of vengeance, promising to fight

African-American Ministers Encouraging Congregants to Stay Home Election Day

President Obama’s Support for Gay Marriage Should Not Give Black Religious Leaders Reason to Abandon the First African-American President Being a gay man and a firm supporter of our president, Barack Obama,

The Koch Brother’s Party: The Tea Party Really is Their Party

I for one no longer believe the Republican Party is controlled by Republican voters, nor does it serve those voters’ interests. Back In 2010, the Koch Brothers saw and opportunity and they