Environmental advocates and their fans in the press come off badly in Chevron/Ecuador litigation scandal [Coyote, earlier] Drought disaster unfolds in California’s Central Valley, where project water is allocated by fiat, not bid for...Show More Summary
As the BDS campaign starts to gain traction, accusations of anti-semitism should be treated gravely - whether from pro-Palestine advocates or Israel's defenders, writes Antony Loewenstein
by Jill Stanek This tweet by Jodi Jacobson, editor-in-chief of the pro-abortion website RH Reality Check, is a great prospect for psychoanalysis: The pro-abortion mind never fails to amaze me. Who would think of something like that, other than someone whose frontal lobe is steeped in abortion support? Jacobson…
Hannibal Tabu has been the longtime writer of The Buy Pile at Comic Book Resources, and one of the closest things to a popular literary critic there is in comics. He's also been an outspoken advocate of lesser known innovative writers and ideas and recently he's the writer of a comic himself. Show More Summary
Buzzfeed has the story: Human rights advocates and opposition politicians filed a lawsuit against Uganda’s Anti-Homosexuality Act on Tuesday. The Anti-Homosexuality Act, which President Yoweri Museveni signed into law on February 24, imposes up to a life sentence for homosexuality and criminalizes advocating LGBT rights. Show More Summary
By Gabriele Grego: We are advocating taking a long-?term investment position in IBM (IBM). While the company's revenue growth has recently come to a halt, probably due to temporary reasons, its competitive advantages and long-?term prospects remain as bright as ever. Show More Summary
Alicia Glen, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s deputy mayor for housing and economic development, is continuing to meet privately with advocates, officials and stakeholders across the city to solicit... To view the full story, click the title link.
A Wisconsin man sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl and then gave her $700 for an abortion after she became pregnant in an attempt to hide his crimes. This is just the latest in cases pro-life advocates have seen over the years of abortions used as a means of covering up rape and the abortion industry, […]
National Journal's coverage of an upcoming Senate hearing on the Keystone XL pipeline failed to disclose that Gen. Jim Jones is currently working for the fossil fuel industry. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee will hold a hearing on Thursday to discuss whether or not the Keystone XL pipeline is in the country's national interest. Show More Summary
It has been nearly 9 months since real estate developer Serge Hoyda, armed with attorneys, a construction crew, and a private security detail entered the Children's Magical Garden on the Lower East Side and began erecting a fence to bisect the property. Show More Summary
This is an update to an article we first reported on Sunday titled “Swedish advocate from “Football supporters against homophobia” stabbed by Nazis & fighting for his life”. News broke in Sweden over the weekend of a shocking stabbing of an advocate for the group ”Football supporters against homophobia”. Showan, a well-known Malmo fan, was assaulted [...]
Making decisions for a child’s well-being is arguably a parent’s most important responsibility — especially when that child faces a life-threatening disease. According to the Patient Advocate Foundation, seeking a second opinion regarding a serious medical condition is not only a reasonable course of action, but commendable. However, for the Pelletier family, what started as […]
AUSTIN, TEXAS--Texas House representative Jimmie Don Aycock (R-Killeen ) commended curious tactics used by TAMSA (Texans Advocating for Meaningful Student Assessment) in passing House Bill 5 (HB 5) during the 83rd Legislative Session. Show More Summary
Pro-life advocates in Indiana are upset that the State of Indiana has given an award to the head of the Planned Parenthood abortion business, which was shown as willing to hide statutory rape in an undercover investigation a few years ago. Indiana Right to Life is denouncing the giving of a Torchbearer Award, noted on […]
When you are fortunate enough to watch skilled advocates make the difficult look easy, try and learn something from them.
Dear Ladies and Gentlemen of the MCG Capital Corporation (MCGC) Board: As you know, Accretive Capital Partners has been a significant and supportive shareholder of MCG Capital Corporation for more than five years. We believe we are among...Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - - As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to hear a religious dispute over the Obamacare contraception mandate, advocates on both sides are trying to set the court straight on the science.
The latest lawsuit brought against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration concerns the levels of mercury in the seafood we eat. The Center for Science in the Public Interest and the Mercury Policy Project petitioned FDA in July 2011 to require signs in supermarkets and labels on packaged seafood that give consumers information on the... Continue Reading
A reader shares a story similar to that Seattle vice-principal who was fired from his Catholic high school for marrying his husband: Although I’ve been advocating change in the Catholic Church towards the LGBT community for decades now, the news that Pope Francis seems to be open to civil unions has left me sad. Let me […]
SoundCloud The latest Republican crackpot to come out in defense of the Koch brothers and their big, big far right money: the always fully-deranged Michele Bachmann. Bachmann advocates using the RICO Act against people who criticize the Koch brothers. I just thank God that there's a billionaire or two on our side....