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U.S. House turns aside attempt to censure Michigan’s Rashida Tlaib over Israel remarks

BY: - November 2, 2023

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives voted to quash an effort to censure Michigan Democrat Rashida Tlaib after Georgia Republican Marjorie Taylor Greene accused her of “antisemitic activity.” The motion to table the resolution, introduced by Greene on Oct. 24, succeeded in a 222-186 vote Wednesday night. The Georgia Republican falsely accused […]

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Hate groups’ political influence growing, watchdog says

BY: - June 7, 2023

WASHINGTON — More than 1,200 hate and anti-government extremist groups were active across the United States in 2022, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center’s latest report on the nationwide prevalence of extremists who target people of color, LGBTQ people, Jewish communities and other religious minorities. While the overall number of hate and anti-government groups […]


Bookman: Marjorie Taylor Greene ascends in GOP because of stupidity, not in spite of it

BY: - March 2, 2023

Marjorie Taylor Greene is an idiot, and idiots, as a rule, aren’t interesting people. They aren’t interesting because their idiocy overshadows all other aspects of their personality. Greene is more an exemplar of that rule than an exception to it. Nonetheless, in their wisdom, the voters in Georgia’s 14th Congressional District have elected Greene as […]

U.S. House GOP votes to oust Rep. Omar from foreign affairs panel for past anti-Semitic remarks

BY: - February 2, 2023

Democrats, including several Jewish members, oppose the move while highlighting past violent statements of Republicans Greene and Gosar WASHINGTON — The U.S. House voted along party lines Thursday to remove Minnesota Democratic Rep. Ilhan Omar from the Foreign Affairs Committee for past anti-Semitic statements.  The removal, the first for a Democrat during this session of […]


Weekend humor from Celia Rivenbark: Hallmark cards even Herschel Walker might like

BY: - October 29, 2022

Hallmark store clerk: Good morning! May I help you select the perfect greeting card today? HERSCHEL WALKER: Yeah, thanks. Have you got anything along the lines of “Sorry About Lying To Everybody About Not Being Your Dad!” And, hey, do those come boxed? I need a bunch of ‘em. How many? Hmmmmm. What’s today? Ha! […]


Top Republicans embrace Marjorie Taylor Greene’s violent rhetoric

BY: - October 21, 2022

In a recent campaign video, U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, Republican from Georgia, likened Democrats to destructive feral hogs allowed to range free and destroy the American countryside. But Marjorie had a solution: As the camera followed her, she grabbed a rifle and climbed aboard a waiting helicopter, where she tracked down and shot a […]

Marjorie Taylor Greene leads GOP drive to criminalize gender-affirming care for transgender youth

BY: - September 21, 2022

NC’s Madison Cawthorn is a bill co-sponsor WASHINGTON — Conservative Republicans gathered outside the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday to commit to bringing legislation to the floor that would make it a felony to perform gender-affirming care on transgender youth, should the GOP take control of the U.S. House following the November midterm elections.  “How on […]


Report: Online trolls are spreading offline hate against LGBTQ Americans

BY: - September 19, 2022

Tweets using the ‘grooming’ slur shot up by 406% in the month after Florida passed ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill Baseless attacks against LGBTQ Americans by online trolls — whether anonymous or by well-known politicians and public figures — have created a “cascade of … hate, underpinned by dangerous misinformation and outright lies against the LGBTQ+ […]

Marjorie Taylor Greene defiant, forgetful in court challenge to reelection eligibility

BY: - April 25, 2022

Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene took the stand Friday in an at-times raucous court hearing that incorporated a history lesson on the Whiskey rebellion and a stirring speech from a president fighting off an extraterrestrial invasion. Greene was in the hot seat because a group of voters say she should not be allowed to run for […]

Georgia congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene: No regrets for speaking at event led by white nationalist

BY: - March 1, 2022

WASHINGTON — Georgia Republican U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene is doubling down on her decision to give a speech at a far-right conference with ties to white supremacists over the weekend. In a statement released Sunday night, Greene argued that she went to talk to audience members about “America First” policies. “We’re going to focus […]


Weekend humor from Celia Rivenbark: Let your candy do the talkin’

BY: - September 4, 2021

I think the people who make M&M’s may have hit on the perfect way for folks who are too shy to say how they really feel to finally just put it all out there. I first noticed the “M&M’s Messages” candy in the checkout line this week. It’s a normal size bag of M&M’s but […]


Weekend humor from Celia Rivenbark: A UFO close encounter

BY: - June 26, 2021

SOMEWHERE, LIKE, UP IN THE SKY—I love how they call us “unidentified aerial phenomena” now. Sounds classier than UFO, don’t you agree, Zorx? Zorx: Most assuredly, Amber. I never liked the “objects” part of Unidentified Flying Objects. It sounds derisive, irregardless of which galaxy you inhabit.” Amber: Zorx! You mean “regardless.” If we’re going to […]