A ton of criticism, anger and pain has come from the family separation policy being enforced on the southern border of the United States. Few pieces of commentary on the subject nail the fine points of the topic with such humor and sadness as John Oliver's passionate rant against the inhuman practice on Last Week Tonight.
Three of the five Georgia sheriff's deputies who beat Jarrett Hobbs, a 41-year-old Black man detained at the Camden County jail, were charged with battery and booked into the same jail after CCTV footage of the attack went viral this week. They either didn't realize the cameras were running or simply didn't care. They've been… READ THE REST
Yesterday, Senate Minority leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) voted against advancing the Respect for Marriage Act, a bill providing Federal protection for same-sex and interracial marriage. Thing is, McConnell's wife is Elaine Chao, former US Secretary for Transportation, who is Asian. From MSN: "My guess is McConnell's opposition has to do with same-sex marriage, not interracial… READ THE REST
A teacher in Pflugerville, Texas, was filmed telling students that he believed in white racial superiority: "Deep down in my heart, I'm ethnocentric, which means I believe my race is the superior one." He'll not be teaching them anything else, though, as administrators suspended him after the tape went viral. READ THE REST
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We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. The internet is a chaotic, weird, beautiful thing where you can find things from amazing infographics to fun news blurbs about what is clearly the prologue to a horror movie. When you're… READ THE REST