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Geez, Can’t a Guy Flip-Flop Anymore?

Sorry, no. In an era when people can find a candidate’s old quotes in seconds, it’s better to stand your ground and take your lumps.

Stand Your Ground: Watch Isaiah Washington Insist On Not Apologizing For Calling Co-Star “F” [Video]

Actor Isaiah Washington wants to clear the air and set the record straight surrounding his departure from “Grey’s Anatomy” in 2007, and moving on in the industry.

I Learned to Say No and Pissed a Bunch of People Off

Standing your ground can come at a steep price, but you will never regret it. The post I Learned to Say No and Pissed a Bunch of People Off appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Standing Your Ground, Even To Clients

As attorneys, we owe it to our clients and our profession to always give our full, unembellished opinion, even if it’s not what someone wants to hear and even if there may be consequences.

Conservatives, Stand Your Ground!

Why does it seem our public spaces are filled with aggressions from the left, with little to no pushback?

Jeb Bush Struts Before The NRA Over 'Stand Your Ground' Law

One thing I'll grant the right wing. They're completely shameless about crowing over their major achievements which generally involve situations reasonably expected to end in death. Pander Bear Jebbie appeared before the NRA Friday to brag about what a good gun nut he is and why the NRA should love him lots. Show More Summary

Mixed Messages

Sometimes you attack, sometimes you retreat, and sometimes you stand your ground. Today was more of the latter than anything else. SPY. On the daily chart, you have three SMALL 'tails up amidst five sessions. For the second consecutive day, the markets finished weakly. Show More Summary

Florida Proposes "Stand Outside My Loo" Law

Florida, one of the states known for its infamous so-called "stand your ground" law ("justifiable use of force" law), has now proposed standing its patriarchal ground once again, this time in its "Single Sex Facilities" (what I am calling its "Stand Out of My Loo") law. Show More Summary

Newly Freed Marissa Alexander Talks About Standing Her Ground Against Her Abusive Ex-Husband

Marissa Alexander Reveals Her Stand Your Ground Nightmare We’ve been following the story of Marissa Alexander closely over the years, particularly when George Zimmerman got off scot free for the murder of Trayvon Martin. Newly freed, Marissa gave Essence

Nevada GOP Pushes New Gun Law Reminiscent Of 'Stand Your Ground'

WASHINGTON -- A Nevada state Senate committee considered a controversial package of gun-rights provisions on Wednesday, just a day before the third anniversary of Trayvon Martin's death. The Nevada legislation includes a provision that...Show More Summary

3 Years Since Trayvon Martin's Killing, Stand Your Ground Laws Are Alive And Well In America

On the night of February 26, 2012 — three years ago today — police responded to several 911 calls from The Retreat at Twin Lakes, a gated community in Sanford, Florida. They arrived on the scene two minutes after George Zimmerman fatally shot teenager Trayvon Martin. Show More Summary

Three Years Since Trayvon Martin’s Killing, Stand Your Ground Laws Are Alive and Well in America

2 months agoNews : Vice News

The self-defense law that led to George Zimmerman’s acquittal remains on the books in Florida and 22 other states despite multiple controversies and the best efforts of gun control advocates.

Meet The Representative Who Wants To Kill Texas’ ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law

Rep. Garnet Coleman wants to remove the danger for young men of color. The post Meet The Representative Who Wants To Kill Texas’ ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Jeb Bush Is Sorry He Published Your Social Security Numbers

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The man who signed Florida's Stand Your Ground law is now awkwardly moonwalking backwards on an initially indiscriminate data-dump. Presidential hopeful and former Florida governor Jeb Bush is doing some damage control on his decision...Show More Summary

How to Be More Assertive and Hold Your Ground in a Conversation

It can be rough when you don't feel like your heard in a conversation, but it can be even worse when someone hears exactly what you're saying and tries to steamroll right over you. Here are a few tips to help you stand your ground and get the respect you deserve in a conversation. Read more...

Woman in "stand your ground" case released

2 months agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Marissa Alexander was released from prison last month after pleading guilty to three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for the 2010 shooting

Stand Your Ground Pedagogy

A proposed new law in Texas would allow teachers to use lethal force against students to protect school property.

Marissa Alexander Has Been Released From Prison

Florida Stand Your Ground defendant Marissa Alexander has been released from prison. [NBC] Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch is being grilled over her stance that waterboarding is torture. [The Guardian] If policing strategies that position officers as members of the community rather than being removed from or above the community have been proven to work, [...]

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