Anti-gun violence group Gays Against Guns (GAG) performed at the Women’s March on Washington on Saturday, singing battle anthems and hymns re-written with funny, snarky anti-Trump lyrics. The deliciously absurd came up against the solemn as the singers coalesced around a group of women...
In a new installment of "Just a Reminder," CSBG shows what Captain America's stance is on using violence against hate speech. The post Captain America’s Stance on Violence in Response to Hate Speech appeared first on CBR.com.
Alt-right activist Richard Spencer was punched in the face while being interviewed by ABC News. DCist: “Not that we condone violence against hateful people who really deserve the awful things that happen to them, but we will grudgingly watch remixes [...]
One of President Donald Trump’s first promises as leader of the free world is to “empower our law enforcement officers to do their jobs and keep our streets free of crime and violence,” according to a statement on the new White House website. “The Trump Administration will be a law and order administration. Show More Summary
Lawyers warned the jury they’d see ‘dick pics’ and hear about golden showers. Jason 'Mayhem' Miller is finally getting his day in court, over three years after felony charges were filed against him for domestic violence against a girlfriend. Show More Summary
Hardly anything seems to draw more conservative ire than badmouthing the police. When progressive activists demand police accountability and cite the plethora of police violence against unarmed citizens, they are called disrespectful,...Show More Summary
Donald Trump’s incoming administration is planning “dramatic” federal budget cuts, according to a report from the Hill this morning. The article’s estimates of the dollar amount of the proposed damage are way overblown, but several large programs and entire chunks of federal agencies are definitely on the chopping block.
The United States has a long history of violence against People of Color, disabled people, Muslims, immigrants, and LGBTQ people. The post Don’t be a Bystander: 6 Tips for Responding to Racist Attacks appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Donald Trump’s transition team is ready to move fast on slashing government programs from climate change to nuclear physics to the National Endowment for the Humanities, but one part is extra special—and extra appropriate: At the Department...Show More Summary
The Department of Justice currently administers 25 grant programs authorized by the Violence Against Women Act.
National Endowment for the Arts and National Endowment for the Humanities could be eliminated; overall, budget cuts could save $10.5 trillion over 10 years, The Hill reports.
Today's announcement that Donald Trump plans massive budget cuts to programs most Americans support is not surprising. #BREAKING: Trump team is planning to ELIMINATE the DOJ's 25 Violence Against Women grant programs (listed below). https://t.co/DPNHiW38SZ pic.twitter.com/O2LtGPUAn5 — Caroline O. Show More Summary
Every day since the election, we've had to wake up to increasingly alarming reports about the lack of preparedness and integrity on the part of the mostly-unqualified individuals Donald Trump has been told to choose for his cabinet picks. Show More Summary
Donald Trump has big plans to reduce the federal budget. The Hill reported on Thursday morning that his transition team has been working off a Heritage Foundation blueprint and pulled together a list of government agencies they hope to wipe out. Show More Summary
The Hill is reporting that the incoming Trump administration has dramatic plans to reduce federal spending, mostly by cutting the budgets for everything that progressives have ever held dear: civil rights, reducing violence against women, the arts, the humanities, and energy efficiency. The budget proposal is… Read more...
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The United Nations should intervene in Myanmar's Rakhine State to stop further escalation of violence against Rohingya Muslims and avoid another genocide like in Cambodia and Rwanda, said the Organization of Islamic Cooperation's special envoy to Myanmar.
M. Lamar’s latest performance is a dark opera that meditates upon white suprematism and violence committed against black bodies in the US.
The first research on violence against women at Spanish universities reveals that 62 percent of the student body know or have experienced situations of gender violence in the university community. The study also suggests that such violence often goes unreported and that there is a lack of knowledge to identify these situations.
At a time when many wonder whether the NFL had been delaying the ongoing investigation regarding domestic violence claims against Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott to help the team, the man at the center of the probe is agitating for a final answer. “I do want closure,” Elliott said following Sunday’s playoff loss to the…
By Deirdre Fulton / Common Dreams Animal rights activists see the announcement as “a sign that any industry—including farms, labs, and circuses—that commits violence against animals is destined to fail.”