Tag: So Many Questions

Moni’s Ground Rules

Hello Feministe! I’m Monica Roberts, AKA the TransGriot for those of you who have yet to be introduced to my writing either at my home blog, the Bilerico Project, or various places such as Racialicious, What Tami Said or Womanist…

This Isn’t Actually Funny

A new poll shows that 62% of Republicans think that government should “stay out of Medicare.” I admit that I snickered at first. Quite heartily, in fact. So I certainly can’t hold it against anyone for doing the same. But…

Speechless

This is the latest cover of the National Review. I don’t even know what to say.  Ann pretty much has it covered. But, if Sonia Sotomayor actually was South Asian, I’d still find this an incredibly racist cover.  And of…

Goodbye, Bush

And good riddance. This oral history of the Bush Administration lays out the astounding incompetence, ignorance, and misguided agendas at play in the White House. For chrissakes, these people were gaslighting, spying on, and sabotoging each other for eight long…

Oh no, it’s . . . ABORTION DONUTS

File this under “the most stupid thing I’ve ever heard in my life” — even worse than OMG LESBIAN SOUP. Krispy Kreme Doughnuts released this really apolitical and seemingly innocuous press release, saying that they’re giving away free doughnuts on…

Palestinian Woman Confronts Israeli Army

Via Juan Cole comes this video of a Palestinian women from the U.S. putting her life on the line by standing up to the Israeli army firing (what are likely but not necessarily rubber bullets) at demonstrating Palestinian adolescents. The…