Day: February 15, 2006

Grr.

So, I ran the whole taking-a-week-off thing by two levels of management here, nobody had a problem with it, I committed to the Habitat people, I bought plane tickets, I made a car reservation. Aaaaannnd — today my boss asks…

Bush Cuts Family Planning Funding

Slashing the U.S. international family planning budget by almost $100 million dollars — another woman-killing measure pushed by our “pro-life” administration. The cuts are stirring strong opposition from nonprofit groups and Democrats on the House and Senate appropriations subcommittees responsible…

But Conservatives LOVE Free Speech

…don’t they? Well, they love it when it applies to Danish newspapers publishing anti-Muslim cartoons with the explicit purpose of mocking Islam, but they aren’t such big fans when it comes to, say, verbally criticizing our elected administration. Because that’s…

Don’t Forget…

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