No Irish, Muslims, Jews, Blacks, Sicilians …

An interesting trial is going on in NY. The story started a few years ago A criminal complaint was unsealed yesterday in the Eastern District of New York charging Abdel Hameed Shehadeh, age 21 and a U.S. citizen and resident of Hawaii, with making false statements in a matter involving international terrorism. Shehadeh was arrested … Continue reading No Irish, Muslims, Jews, Blacks, Sicilians …

“My family would disown me”

The MSM has been breathlessly reporting that Mitt Romney's statements about "culture" being a reason Israel has gone farther with fewer resources in the 65 years of its existence than every Arab country that surrounds them that have spent those same 65 years trying to slaughter them. What is the kind of culture that could … Continue reading “My family would disown me”

The New HHS Regulations are Discriminatory – and not just against Catholics

I got the idea for this meme when reading Stacy's post about NARAL's new anti-Catholic, economically-illiterate ad. We can talk all day about the economics of "free" birth control, the disgusting pandering that Obama is doing in light of $4/gallon gasoline and almost 9% unemployment, or religious freedom, but this blogger is ready to talk … Continue reading The New HHS Regulations are Discriminatory – and not just against Catholics

Two questions for Oliver Willis…

....and the whole quota/race card/homophobe card crowd. 1. Since the NYT did not have an openly gay op/ed columnist until this week were they up until that point bigots who were practicing discrimination? 2. If the answer to question one is "No" since the highly liberal New York Times took 160 years to have an … Continue reading Two questions for Oliver Willis…

If this help wanted ad was from before 1950…

...it would likely disenfranchise most of the Black population of the south Voter Activation Network is an equal opportunity employer. We insure that discrimination does not occur against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, religious affiliation, disability, or any other classification that … Continue reading If this help wanted ad was from before 1950…

More Democratic Civility

Over at the blog Mind Stain and Firedoglake they tell the story about a restaurant that choose to discriminate against a patron based on his political views : Wisconsin blogger Naomi Houser reports tonight (via Howie Klein on Twitter): The M******t [a restaurant] in Madison, WI confirms that on Friday night, ******* (one of the … Continue reading More Democratic Civility