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Hey Dr. Ben Carson – Will You Shut Up Already?!

Hey Dr. Ben Carson – Will You Shut Up Already?!

First it was Fox News attacking Colorado school children who were protesting the proposed censorship of their Advance Placement (AP) American History curriculum and now it’s Tea Party icon Dr. Ben Carson attacking the program itself. Ben Carson is, “a little shocked, quite frankly, looking at the Advanced Placement course in American History that’s being […]

Artists Take Aim at Gun Violence (VIDEO)

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Artists Take Aim at Gun Violence (VIDEO)

Artists from across the country are creating works of art using stocks, barrels, bullets and chambers from guns pulled off the streets for an exhibit, “Guns in the Hands of Artists,” which opens October 4 in New Orleans. The show, presented by the Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, is “a reprise of a similar show that took […]

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Colorado Students Protest Proposed ‘Censorship’ Of History Curriculum – VIDEO

In response to the threat of the removal of any curriculum materials that “encourage or condone civil disorder, social strife,” students at area high schools are walking out of class in protest. These student-organized protests are being organized via social media and are being supported by parents, teachers, and alumni. The superintendent also has told […]

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Can Moral Mondays Save America? (Pay Attention Teabaggers – This Is Where You Suck)

The movement started in April 2013, with a few folks protesting, and has grown to tens of thousands. I attended my first Moral Monday in Raleigh, this past summer, and was astonished. I saw crowds of everyday people peacefully coming together in a rare, massive, and diverse state of solidarity. They carried signs of hope, […]

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‘I Am Not A Prop, Neither Is My Vagina’ – Madison Kimrey Speaks Out (VIDEO)

Teen activist Madison Kimrey gave a powerful speech at the We Are Woman Constitution Day Rally on Saturday. She was one of many speakers including Feminist Majority president Eleanor Smeal and the National Organization for Women President, Terry O’Neill. Other notable speakers included Maryland Congressman Chris Van Hollen and Madison’s good friend – author Kimberley […]

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