Some Republicans and pro-life advocates are debating the best strategy to de-fund the Planned Parenthood in the wake of a national scandal produced by nine videos exposing its sales of aborted babies and their body parts. The debate centers on whether Congress should attempt to shut down the federal government in an attempt to de-fund […]
In a world where wholesome recipes by the likes of Nigella Lawson and Delia Smith are going out of fashion in favour of a lean alternatives from green goddesses who advocate ‘clean eating’, Mr S… Continue reading The post Great British Bake Off is latest victim of ‘clean eating’ trend appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
On a recent Tuesday morning, members of the DNA Cold Case task force in Cleveland, Ohio, gathered for their weekly meeting. The conference room filled with detectives, prosecutors, a crime analyst, several victim advocates—and one journalist. Rachel Dissell is a reporter for The Plain Dealer, one of two who first uncovered and wrote about neglected rape kits at the Cleveland...
“ CBS has a script deal in place for a drama series, inspired by the life of Gloria Allred,” reports Variety. The series is the brainchild of Deborah Schoeneman, who told Variety, “When I was finished working on the last...
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Seattle media artist Yonnas Getahun asked 38 people to define their identity. Their responses became the multimedia project SelfID, debuting exclusively on The Advocate. 400x300.jpg
A new law making vaccinations mandatory has sparked an uptick in the number of parents exploring the home school option. With the passage of a new law this summer mandating vaccines for schoolkids in California, home school advocates...Show More Summary
(Video Link) If the internet is representative, then Thailand produces impressively dramatic and heart-wrenching commercials. In the past, we'veseenseveralthat advocate for a virtuous life of kindness, generosity, and devotion to family. Show More Summary
Labor advocates say a guild for migrant workers is a stalking-horse for the carnival industry, not a champion for its employees.
People with severe and chronic disabilities often go unheard, unseen, ignored, and at worst, abused. As a person with family members with disabilities, I recently spent hours on the phone with medical professionals advocating for my brother to get a hospital bed. Show More Summary
Jennifer Freyd, a longtime researcher and advocate against sexual violence, has been pleased to see so much focus in recent years on campus rape. But the University of Oregon psychology professor has also been worried. As a record number...Show More Summary
Pro-life advocates are the only ones offering true post-abortion support. Abortion advocates simply don't recognize the harm abortion causes.
Atlanta’s new Chief Bicycle Officer will be a full-time planner, engineer, and advocate for the city’s pedal-friendly goals, which include plans to double the length of protected bike lanes (from 30 to 60 miles).
TweetHere’s the latest on this one: Critical Mass window smasher was wearing T-shirt advocating non-violence by Evan Sernoffsky Oh, I read it as The Union is Our Strength. And I thought, oh, I guess that makes sense. But the real quote is much better. Anyway, here’s the front of the shirt – it depicts the UFW […]
A group advocating the separation between church and state is requesting a veteran’s memorial featuring a Christian cross be moved from an Iowa public park, sparking a passionate response from the surrounding religious community. The memorial shows the silhouette of a man kneeling in front of...
Retired Las Vegas Metro Police Lieutenant Randy Sutton says that the media is responsible for advocating "the war on cops by using race baiting and irresponsible journalism to paint an improper picture of the issues that law enforcement...Show More Summary
Last summer, two young adults died after ingesting powdered caffeine, leading the Food and Drug Administration to warn consumers of the potential hazards of the popular stimulant while public health advocates called for a ban on the powdered product. Show More Summary
https://youtu.be/zk6Q- A psychedelic substance advocate who goes by the handle Psychedsubstance makes videos of himself under the effects of different mind-altering drugs. In this video he takes 15 shots of hard liquor and tries to do things like catch a ball, do squats (holding his girlfriend on his shoulders), and take an IQ test. Show More Summary
There was this fellow William C. Bradford, an associate professor at West Point who recently wrote an article for the National Security Law Journal which according to The Guardian advocated for waging a war against Islamic holy sites, lawyers, “law school facilities, scholars’ home offices and media outlets where they give interviews”. The publishing of […]
It seems that we hear every week, more and more, about one senseless public shooting after another. After each incident, advocates on both side of the firearms issue come out, guns blazing, trying to frame the incident in a way that supports their views on the Second Amendment. Show More Summary