This is how we should respond to white nationalism rallies, like the one today in Boston. It’s called “Right against the Right” and was conceived by the Germans. NY Times: How to Make Fun of Nazis The campaign, called Rechts Gegen Rechts...Show More Summary
BELFAST (Reuters) - Northern Ireland's refusal to recognize same-sex marriage does not violate the rights of couples affected, the Belfast High Court ruled on Thursday, in a blow to campaigners in the only part of the United Kingdom that bans gay marriage.
WELL, I LIKE THAT BETTER THAN OUR ELECTION NARRATIVES: Diesel Is Driving Election Narratives in Germany. There’s an election campaign underway in Germany right now, and one of the biggest issues the candidates are wrangling with has to do with something as seemingly mundane as a transportation fuel. Diesel cars, foundational to the German car […]
Lebanon on Wednesday joined other Arab nations in abolishing a law that lets rapists escape punishment if they marry their victims in a move applauded by women’s rights campaigners. On the heels of Jordan scrapping its law earlier this month, and Tunisia doing so last month, Lebanese lawmakers voted to do away with article 522 […]
Neophytes – invasive plants that are alien to the region – are a huge burden on the public purse. The ETH spin-off "In-Finitude" has set up a new online platform right on time for the growing season. This displays the locations of the invasive neophytes across Switzerland and offers support to landowners and local authorities in combating them.
An animal-rights campaigner, his torso daubed with slogans, jumped into the ring during a bullfight in the south of France on Tuesday to protest at a practice he described as "barbaric".
Campaign Action Notoriously punchable white supremacist leader Richard Spencer is wrong about the vast majority of things. But he may be right about the statement Donald Trump made on Monday after the political costs of not denouncing...Show More Summary
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When Donald Trump was a guest on The Tonight Show during his campaign for the presidency, Jimmy Fallon got a lot of flack for not grilling him. The Tonight Show is not a political show and that wouldn’t have been right for Fallon to do. Last night, Fallon did take a stance – not a … Continue reading Jimmy Fallon Takes a Stance! ?
The past few weeks I’ve been talking a lot about other people’s Kickstarter campaigns. This week, here at ComicMix, I’m here to talk about our Kickstarter campaign that is active right now. That’s right; ComicMix LLC is working on a new project – a major comics collection to benefit Planned Parenthood. I’m going to get […]
Throughout the campaign candidate Trump was subjected to harsh criticism for rhetoric that many called a dog-whistle to white supremacists.
Whether you are a model choosing a pose or a photographer posing your model, this is a decision that can shape the look of the image and therefore the success of the campaign. The right pose in the right circumstances can make all the difference, particularly when photographing for fashion or advertising. Show More Summary
Imagine that the women’s liberation movement was relegated to back yard barbecues? Imagine if the boycott campaign against South African Apartheid amounted to writing an op-ed and carrying a megaphone? Deep expressions of free speech and activism are absent from Senator Ron Wyden’s circumscribed description of free speech in justifying the Israel Anti-Boycott Act he favors.
President Donald Trump's longtime personal secretary Rhona Graff is the latest name to come up in the congressional investigations into the Trump campaign's ties to Russia. ABC News reports that congressional investigators want to question...Show More Summary
Jair Bolsonaro, a controversial politician often compared to Donald Trump and hard right French leader Marine Le Pen, on Thursday declared himself the "patriot" Brazil needs. Although official campaigning is not yet permitted for the...Show More Summary
Abortion activists scream in protest when men speak up for the rights of unborn babies. But they are more than welcoming of men who support abortion on demand. A new Chicago campaign even is recruiting men as abortion activists. “CallBulls—”, a campaign of the Personal PAC, is using more than $100,000 to target men with […]
A young woman at the centre of a high profile stalking case that has gripped India for days has spoken of her surprise at becoming a rallying call for women’s rights across the South Asian nation of 1.3 billion. Varnika Kundu, a 29-year-old...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump trashed the Russia investigation once again last week at a rally in West Virginia, saying that “there were no Russians in our campaign” and denouncing “a total fabrication” to enthralled supporters. “Have you seen any Russians in West Virginia or Ohio or Pennsylvania?” he asked mockingly. “Are there any Russians here tonight? […]
CNN reports: A conservative group is launching a major $2.5 million ad buy Wednesday to ramp up public pressure on Republican members of Congress to address tax reform. American Action Network’s Middle-Class Growth Initiative, a nonprofit...Show More Summary
Human rights groups said Tuesday that an activist from the Mapuche indigenous group in Argentina who went missing a week ago has been "forcibly disappeared" by military police. Santiago Maldonado, 27, was detained by state forces after joining in a protest march for Mapuche rights, campaign groups including the Grandmothers of the Plaza de Mayo said. Show More Summary