Rev. Barber & The Great American Lawsuit Against NC Voter Suppression – Of/By/For The People

Rev. Barber & The Great American Lawsuit Against NC Voter Suppression – Of/By/For The People

Rev. Dr. William Barber II, former Netroots speaker and founder of Moral Mondays, along with Forward Together and the NC NAACP, released a new date for the NC NAACP v. McCrory trial. The lawsuit alleges voter suppression in North Carolina, and the trial is now slated for July 13, 2015, in Winston Salem. There is […]

Republican Extremist Rush Limbaugh Watches Another Major Radio Station Unplug His Hate

Republican Extremist Rush Limbaugh Watches Another Major Radio Station Unplug His Hate

Losing stations has become a thing for the Republican “King of Hate Radio.” Last month it was WIBC in Indiana. And now this month (so far) it’s WRKO in Boston. AllAccess.com confirmed and published a statement by Premiere on Tuesday: “We were unable to reach agreeable terms for The RUSH LIMBAUGH Show to continue on […]

That Time New Zealand Parliament Broke Out In Song After Equal Marriage Passed (Thanks, Obama!)

That Time New Zealand Parliament Broke Out In Song After Equal Marriage Passed (Thanks, Obama!)

A magic moment in April 2013, when hundreds of the New Zealand House of Parliament was filled with the sound of music. Here is a YouTube video of hundreds of spectators in the gallery, breaking out into song after a law (Definition of Marriage Amendment) was passed, allowing equal marriage rights for LGBT citizens. What […]

Union, Union, Union! Illinois Republican Governor Gets ZERO Votes On His ‘Right To Work’ Bill

Union, Union, Union! Illinois Republican Governor Gets ZERO Votes On His ‘Right To Work’ Bill

Ouch. Illinois governor, Bruce Rauner, watched his anti-union bill called, ‘Right-To-Work,’ die a swift, cruel death in the House, on Thursday, with zero votes. Natasha Korecki with Chicago Sun Times reports the the tally was 0 yes votes, 72 no votes, and 37 voting present – “offering a blistering rebuke” to Rauner’s agenda. A handful […]

(Updated) Gov. McCrory Called Out On Alleged NC Voter Suppression – A Daily Kos Breaking Story

(Updated) Gov. McCrory Called Out On Alleged NC Voter Suppression – A Daily Kos Breaking Story

Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II sent out an email Sunday afternoon from Forward Together/Moral Mondays/NC NAACP. BREAKING NEWS:   NC Board of Elections data reveals voter registration irregularities under Gov. McCrory’s Administration that could have suppressed thousands of votes.   The Daily Kos (DocDawg) broke the story last Thursday with the below article. You […]

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