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Journalism Educator “Hates” Republicans and Loves Marxism

A feminist professor of communications at the University of Michigan has become a laughingstock for a poorly-sourced column in a socialist newspaper about the academic basis for hating Republicans.

Whiny Conservatives Are Upset That Professor Wrote 'It's Okay To Hate Republicans'

Dumb thing to do. She should have said "despise" instead! What synonyms do you suggest? University of Michigan communications professor and department chair Susan Douglas is facing calls for her resignation following an op-ed she wrote, titled “It’s Okay To Hate Republicans.” “I hate Republicans,” Ms. Show More Summary

“I Hate Republicans”: Michigan Professor Under Fire For Provocative Column

2 days agoNews : Jonathan Turley

University of Michigan Communications Professor Susan Douglas is at the center of a controversy over a column that she wrote for In These Times entitled “It’s Okay To Hate Republicans.” The title was changed after Douglas complained that it did not represent the content of her column which began with the line “I hate Republicans.” […]

Republican Lawmaker Puts Nativity Scene At State Capitol Because He ‘Can’t Let Satan Win’

The Great Duel of Our Times is on. The Eternal Battle Between Good and Evil has come to the fore; not in the valley of Megiddo, as we might have expected, but a bit closer to home. Specifically, Lansing, Michigan. More specifically, on the lawn of the Michigan State Capitol building, where lawmaker Rick Jones [...]

Love, inclusion and diversity in academia

In reality the left is everything it condemns and is apparently not bright enough to know it: A University of Michigan department chairwoman has published an article titled, “It’s Okay To Hate Republicans,” which will probably make all of her conservative students feel really comfortable and totally certain that they’re being graded fairly. “I hate […]

For What It’s Worth, I Kind of Hate All of Y’all

Apparently a University of Michigan Communications Professor wrote an essay on why it’s OK to hate Republicans. I say “apparently” because some people claim to have read it, and there is a URL with that title, but the actual post is either no longer there or no longer was. There are comments in response on…

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT CHAIR: We Should Hate Republicans. A University of Michigan de…

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT CHAIR: We Should Hate Republicans. A University of Michigan department chairwoman has published an article titled, “It’s Okay To Hate Republicans,” which will probably make all of her conservative students feel really comfortable and totally certain that they’re being graded fairly. Show More Summary

Reindeer Farmer Keeps Government Open

Meet the outgoing Michigan Republican congressman who switched his vote and kept the government funded Thursday.

House Bill Would Ban Local Minimum Wage Laws

Republicans are still opposing hiking the minimum wage, thus continuing their war on the poor. Stagnant wages for workers aren’t helping the economy but obstructing a minimum wage hike is already in motion. Michigan Radio reports: A new House bill would prevent local governments from setting their own minimum wage laws, putting other additional conditions [...]

Republican Jase Bolger Gets 'Vile and Vulgar' Shots From Left After Michigan House Passes Religious Freedom Bill, Kills LGBT Proposal

Republican Speaker of the Michigan House of Representatives, Jase Bolger says he has been getting "vile and vulgar" shots from the "Left" since a bill aimed at protecting the rights of people with sincerely held religious beliefs was...Show More Summary

Homosexual Haters: Michigan House Passes Bill Allowing EMTs To Refuse Treatment To Gay People

This is just crazy! Michigan House Passes Bill Allowing EMTs To Refuse Gay People Over the weekend, Republicans in the Michigan Statehouse passed a “license to discriminate” bill that would give just about anyone the right to refuse service to

Republicans in Michigan House pass religious bigotry bill

last weekOdd : Boing Boing

The Religious Freedom Restoration Act, passed by the Republicans in the Michigan House of Reps, follows the same contours as the Arizona pro-bigotry law that Obama vetoed: it allows shopkeepers to discriminate against people they don't like if they claim their religion demands it. Read the rest

Michigan's 'License to Discriminate' Bill Passes House, Moves to Senate

last weekLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Late Thursday evening Michigan’s House of Representatives decided to move forward with its Religious Freedom Restoration Act (House Bill 5958) following a Republican dominated 59-50 vote. Introduced by Michigan House Speaker Jase Bolger (R), House Bill 5958 would empower service...

Gov. Snyder: Look to Governors, Not Congress, for Leadership

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, a Republican who just won re-election to a second term, argues that the country would be better led by a president who served time as a governor because “we get things done.”

Meet the Republican Who Lost His Election Fighting for LGBT Rights

A young star in Michigan is spending his final days as a lawmaker working to expand the state's civil rights protections

MI Republicans Show Priorities: Drug Testing For Welfare Recipients

Here we go again: Give a patronage contract to some big donor to do the testing, and find few results. Rinse and repeat, it's the Republican way! LANSING, MI — The Michigan House on Wednesday approved a long-discussed pilot program that...Show More Summary

Michigan House stalls gay rights bill after pastor testifies there are no ‘LGBT water fountains’

2 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

A bill to extend anti-discrimination protections in the Michigan’s civil rights law was tabled on Wednesday after lawmakers heard testimony about whether or not LGBT people deserved to be considered a protected class. Republican state Rep. Frank Foster, the bill’s lead sponsor, urged...

The True Lesson Of Benghazi -How Craven GOP Politics Took Precedence Over National Security, The CIA and The GOP’s Own Leadership

The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (“HPSCI”)— chaired by vocal and frequent Obama critic, Republican Chairman Mike Rogers of Michigan—has de-classified and released its findings on what they conclude actually took place in the attack on the U.S. Mission in Benghazi. The key findings can be summed up as follows: The committee found that, […]

The GOP should look to the heartland

The Republicans future may reside in the Midwest. Gov. Rick Snyder of Michigan was just reelected. A publication focused on local and state government recently recognized him as one of its public officials of the year: A Republican, he pushed for the expansion of Medicaid under the federal Affordable Care Act. That led to 385,000 […]

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