We're going to have to repeat this until the point sinks in: advocates of free speech don't get to pick and choose what speech is free based on whether that speech is likable or not. It might seem cruel to continue hammering France in...Show More Summary
Star Jones is the President of Professional Diversity Network, a publicly traded company (NASDAQ: IPDN). As President, Ms. Jones leads a nationwide team dedicated to supporting and advocating for PDN's over 3-million member network of...Show More Summary
Almost half a decade after it gave the world the Double Down, KFC has unveiled another sandwich that could give healthy-eating advocates coronaries. Take a hot dog, slather it with cheese, put it in a bun-sized piece of fried chicken, and you have the Double Down Dog, which has made...
With exactly one month until a final vote on net neutrality at the FCC, net neutrality advocates are encouraging internet users, content creators, and major websites to join in the next phase of the campaign to save the internet—from...Show More Summary
YouTube Media reports on Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal's "prayer rally" made it seem completely unremarkable -- just some religious folks praying, that's all. Good clean fun for the whole Christian family! But Right Wing Watch supplies us with a video clip that shows the true intention of this religious right crowd --...
Photo Courtesey of Gideon Tsang, via Flickr The National Rifle Association (NRA) and other gun advocates have argued for years that access to firearms is the only thing keeping our world from going insane, that good citizens need guns in order to defend themselves and their families from the bleak and hopeless state of modern society. Show More Summary
In the United States, one in four women are victims of domestic abuse, which is why some abortion advocates argue that women need “safe and legal abortion care.” In fact, they believe that abortion is a life-saving option because pregnancy can tether women to violent men. Tragically, a recent example of this argument appeared in […]
Elect Bobby Jindal and you are voting for a theocracy. Gene Mills, president of Louisiana Family Forum (an official state affiliate of the Family Research Council) spent his entire ten-minute speech at Jindal’s prayer rally this weekend openly preaching Seven Mountains Dominionism from the stage. Christians have been tasked to take control of “the sphere [...]
If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, liberals adore Muslims even more than I knew: A climate change advocate, believed to be a Greenpeace activist and Guardian contributor, has
The campaign tactic accusing pro-life advocates and Republicans of supposedly engaging in a “war on women” because they oppose abortions and want to protect unborn children under law was an abysmal failure in the 2014 election. If there is one main takeaway from last year’s mid-term elections, it’s the fact that the phoney, baloney “war […]
Avec Index, formerly Avec, presents their Fall/Winter 2015 collection as part of this season’s onslaught of fashion presentations. While Fall/Winter 2014 explored the concepts put forth by LSD advocate Timothy Leary and Spring/Summer 2015… The post Avec Index Fall/Winter 2015 “Paradigme” Collection appeared first on Highsnobiety.
Add the Words, Idaho. That will again be the simple message from LGBT advocates to state lawmakers as an Idaho House Committee holds the first-ever hearing on a proposal to add sexual orientation and gender identity to the state's Human...
I was very sorry to hear that Howard Marks, the famous cannabis smuggler and advocate of cannabis decriminalisation, has inoperable cancer. I disagree with everything he argues for, and have debated against him on four occasions. But I regard him...
Summary: For most consumers, choice becomes difficult because of the number of options, the similarity between products, and the over-stimulation of the senses. When we sense that a deal could be too good to be true, we often hold off to the point that we end up...
There is a stir among gun rights advocates – or at least, presumed gun rights advocates. On the one hand, there are the open carriers and opponents of I-594 and their advocates in the state of Washington (and other places like Texas and New York where even Sheriffs are recommending that your thrown your SAFE […]
Many are voicing surprise at the comments of IMF head Christine Lagarde following the death of the Saudi monarch: He was a great leader. He implemented lots of reforms, at home, and in a very discreet way, he was a great advocate for woman. Show More Summary
What is the meaning of life? “Being alive is the meaning” says mythologist Joseph Campbell. “What we are really living for is the experience of life, both the pain and the pleasure.” He’s advocating for a passionate participation in this… Continue reading ?
One year after bringing Leonard Fournette to Baton Rouge, LSU has reportedly secured his brother Lanard to play for the football team. According to Ross Dellenger of The Advocate, Fournette accepted a scholarship offer from the Tigers: Per...Show More Summary
There are lots of reasons to celebrate writer, activist and host Janet Mock. She’s an inspiring speaker, a brilliant writer and an eloquent advocate for women, people of color and the trans community. Even though she doesn’t identify as gay...
Privacy advocates say the Obama administration needs to make more changes to protect consumer privacy on the government's health insurance website. The administration reversed course Friday and scaled back the release of personal information...Show More Summary