Conservative MP, Greg Kerr’s proposed Bill C-555, modifies the distance that unauthorized persons, or observers must keep from those harvesting seals. Read More The post Bill Seeks to Keep Animal Activists Away from Seal Hunt appeared first on Ecorazzi.
In elementary civics class, everyone learns about James Madison's vaunted "separation of powers." The idea is that if you don't want a tyranny to develop in your society, you need to empower separate institutions who will, hopefully, jealously guard their own prerogatives from encroachment by other parts of the state. Show More Summary
Maybe it's contradictory to mix conservation and conventional farming. Or maybe you end up with the agricultural equivalent of a Prius.
A leaked briefing note for BBC Question Time presenter David Dimbleby reveals that he was told to ask many more questions of Conservative panellist Lord Heseltine than Labour guest Rachel Reeves. The note suggested that former Deputy...Show More Summary
Smart liberals, smart conservatives — it doesn't really matter what political affiliation they are. Getting into a political debate with someone who clearly knows more than you do invariably leads to a screaming match (and perhaps aShow More Summary
Is Frozen's Elsa a metaphor for LGBT people, and is the whole film an attempt to advance the 'gay agenda' — fueled by none other than Satan? Some conservative commentators think so. read more
Is Frozen's Elsa a metaphor for LGBT people, and is the whole film an attempt to advance the 'gay agenda' — fueled by none other than Satan? Some conservative commentators think so. Featured Image: read more
Republican David Jolly was outspent more than 3 to 1, yet easily defeated two opponents in a Florida special election Tuesday for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. His opposition to Obamacare was a key factor. Jolly will represent...Show More Summary
By Trefis: Shares of teen apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) fell by more than 5% after its Q4 fiscal 2013 earnings per share missed the consensus estimates and it issued conservative guidance for the first quarter. The...Show More Summary
Liberty Counsel's Matt Barber, fresh off classifying homosexuality as "squalid & feculent abuse of the reproductive & digestive systems," wrote a piece today essentially calling on far-right, anti-LGBT conservatives like himself to break away from the Republicans and form a...
Larry Duncan and Randy Shepherd getting married in Washington, which is awesome whether you approve or not. Earlier I wrote about how pathetic conservatives are for whining about growing intolerance for their bigotry. There were lots of great comments, so I want to share some of them here. Nobody cares what they believe. Show More Summary
These warring factions -- conservatives versus the establishment -- are now more fiercely antagonistic than at any time in GOP history.
CNN polls on Obamacare take the added step of asking why people disapprove of the law. Result: CNN polls offer a more nuanced view of public opinion on health care than some others do. Today’s CNN poll finds that 39 percent of Americans favor Obamacare, while 57 percent oppose it. That’s awful, right? But it […]
Last month, the National Zoo's Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute welcomed three new Dama gazelle calves. [ more › ]
Typical: A Dexter cancer patient featured in a conservative group’s TV ad campaign denouncing her new health care coverage as “unaffordable” will save more than $1,000 this year. Julie Boonstra, 49, starred last month in an emotional television ad sponsored by Americans for Prosperity that implied Democratic U.S. Rep. Gary Peters’ vote for the Affordable […]
Eurocrats have been thwarted in their plans to greatly increase the MOT inspection routine on caravans. The move would have led to greater costs for owners, and more roadside tests for commercial vehicles. Conservatives led by Jacquie Foster MEP managed to renegotiate the package, taking out the most onerous parts. Show More Summary
New research confirms that providing women access to free birth control does not result in women having sex with more partners -- a false claim that has been repeatedly pushed and promoted by conservative media, and which contributes...Show More Summary
In his remarks at the conference over the weekend, the chairman of the group that runs CPAC said that conservatives and establishment Republicans should not spend "one more minute" fighting about candidates, policies, and for the soul of the party. Show More Summary
Ben Carson, a rising conservative star, says gay people deserve equal rights but not 'extra rights' — the right to marry a same-sex partner being among the latter. Featured Image: read more
The nonpartisan factcheck.com shows the utter lack of truth in Sarah Palin’s attempted takedown of the Affordable Care Act at CPAC. Sarah Palin told her fellow conservatives at CPAC that “there are more uninsured today than when Obama began all of this,” referring to the Affordable Care Act. But there is no evidence of that. […]