Category Archives: Civil Rights

NAACP Supports Same-Sex Marriage

Sunday, May 20, 2012 This is good news and will help to tamp down the argument African Americans are divided on marriage equality. The NAACP, one of the nation’s largest and most respected African American advocacy organizations, has passed a … Continue reading

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App Lets Airport Passengers Report Unfair TSA Screeners

Monday, April 30, 2012 Want to immediately report unfair TSA screeners? There’s an app for that. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports: An advocacy group launched a free mobile application Monday that allows travelers to complain immediately to the government if … Continue reading

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Police State: Cops Kill Deaf, Mentally Disabled Cyclist

Friday, November 25, 2011 Scotland Neck, SC cops killed an elderly and mentally disabled male cyclist after they demanded he stop by blasting him with a Taser stun gun. His apparent failure to obey the cops cost him his life. … Continue reading

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Texas Tells TSA: Hands Off My Anus, Sex Organs, Butt, & Breasts

Friday, May 13, 2011 TSA Perv Awaits His Next Airport Passenger Victim at LAX It’s a rare day I agree with anything out of Texas but this is one of them. The Texas House passed a bill that makes it … Continue reading

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BREAKING: “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” Repealed by 65-31 Senate Vote

Saturday, December 18, 2010 By a decisive 65-31 vote, the Senate on Saturday repealed the 17-year old, Clinton-era military ban on openly gay and lesbian Americans serving in the military known as “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.” Obama will reportedly sign … Continue reading

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Poll: 61% Oppose New Airport Security Measures

Wednesday, November 24, 2010 Ignore the pro-TSA propaganda merchants on the corporate cable news networks. A new ZOGBY International poll finds 61% of voters oppose the newly enhanced security measures at the country’s airports and 48% said they would probably … Continue reading

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Janet Napolitano: Body Scanners on Trains, Boats, and Metro

Wednesday, November 24, 2010 Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says she wants the controversial body scanners installed on America’s trains, boats and metro systems. Appearing in PBS’ “Charlie Rose” program, Jan Nap said: “Terrorists are going to continue to probe … Continue reading

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