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Bullying-Riddled School District Appoints Hate Group Leader To Anti-Bullying Committee

Bullying-Riddled School District Appoints Hate Group Leader To Anti-Bullying Committee | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Anoka-Hennepin School District in Minnesota continues to serve as a shining example of what not to do to support LGBT students who are being bullied.
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Did Mitt Romney Blame Gun Violence On Single Parents?

Did Mitt Romney Blame Gun Violence On Single Parents? | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Click here to view this media Why yes, I think he did. Here's what he said, referring to a 'culture of violence':
And you ask how -- how are we going to do that? And there are a number of things. He mentioned good schools.
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SCOTUS Refuses To Hear Appeal On Ohio Early Voting Decision

SCOTUS Refuses To Hear Appeal On Ohio Early Voting Decision | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it

The Supreme Court delivered a victory to President Obama’s reelection campaign Tuesday, saying it would not set aside a lower court’s ruling that all Ohio voters be allowed to cast ballots in the three days before the Nov. 6 election.

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Fairfax Democrats worry GOP might taint vote process

Partisan battle gains force over Republican control of elections apparatus in Northern Virginia.
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Maddow: The right has an ‘irresistible impulse’ for conspiracies

Maddow: The right has an ‘irresistible impulse’ for conspiracies | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Noting the right-wing conspiracies about President Barack Obama and his administration, liberal MSNBC host Rachel Maddow said Mitt Romney’s performance at the second presidential debate revealed he had succumb to conspiratorial thinking as well.
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President Obama Delivers Impromptu Impassioned Debate Closer

President Obama Delivers Impromptu Impassioned Debate Closer | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Click here to view this media After the first debate between Mitt Romney and Barack Obama, there were many sighs and groans over the fact that the president did not hit hard on Mitt's 47 percent remarks.
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Ross Perot backs Mitt Romney

Ross Perot backs Mitt Romney | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
In a Des Moines Register op-ed, the two-time independent presidential candidate and billionaire fiscal hawk throws his support to Mitt Romney.
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Saudi Arabia allows women lawyers to plead cases in court

Saudi Arabia allows women lawyers to plead cases in court | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Women lawyers in Saudi Arabia will be be allowed to plead cases in court for the first time from next month, according to a justice ministry directive published on Tuesday by Al-Watan daily.
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Supreme Court rejects Ohio appeal on early voting

Supreme Court rejects Ohio appeal on early voting | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
The U.S. Supreme Court tersely declined to hear Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted’s emergency appeal challenging restored early voting hours in his state.
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Right-Wingers Make Hash Out of Michelle Obama's Remarks

Right-Wingers Make Hash Out of Michelle Obama's Remarks | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
The last thing the right wing wants anyone to hear is that things really are better today than they were four years ago, even if it's the truth.
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1000 People Lying Down On A Beach Understand The Constitution Better Than Justice Kennedy

1000 People Lying Down On A Beach Understand The Constitution Better Than Justice Kennedy | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Over 1000 activists demonstrated on Saturday that they understand the Constitution better than all five conservatives on the Supreme Court: Photo by John Montgomery The core holding of Citizens United was that “independent expenditures, including...
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GOP Senate Candidate's Son: 'We Have The Opportunity' To Send Obama Back To Kenya

GOP Senate Candidate's Son: 'We Have The Opportunity' To Send Obama Back To Kenya | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Wisconsin GOP Senate candidate Tommy Thompson's son delivered some head-turning thoughts on the presidential election Sunday morning.
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Pennsylvania Utility Company Admits Newsletter Contains Wrong Voter ID Information, Keeps Sending It Anyway

Pennsylvania Utility Company Admits Newsletter Contains Wrong Voter ID Information, Keeps Sending It Anyway | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Pennsylvania’s biggest utility company, PECO, has admitted to sending incorrect voter ID information to 1.3 million customers in 7 Pennsylvania counties.
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Anti-Muslim Ad War Escalates In DC Metro

Anti-Muslim Ad War Escalates In DC Metro | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Pamela Geller has opted to continue her anti-Muslim campaign in a new extremely incensing advertisement that she has submit to the Washington Metro Transit Authority.
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Arizona voters face an IQ test on public lands

Arizona voters face an IQ test on public lands | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Two propositions on Arizona’s ballot offer stark choices about managing public lands.
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Brown Apologizes After Backlash Over 'Shameful' Remarks

Brown Apologizes After Backlash Over 'Shameful' Remarks | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
BOSTON -- Republican Sen. Scott Brown has apologized for suggesting Democratic rival Elizabeth Warren used paid actors in political ads defending her legal work in an asbestos lawsuit.
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Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan’a abortion plan like ‘Shariah Law’, says MSNBC’s Chris Matthews

Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan’a abortion plan like ‘Shariah Law’, says MSNBC’s Chris Matthews | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it

New York: MSNBC host Chris Matthews suggested that Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan if elected would run the country according to a “religious theory” — likening their pro-life stance to “Shariah”, Fox News reports.

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'I Kinda Liked Mitt Romney, Until I Lost My Job'

'I Kinda Liked Mitt Romney, Until I Lost My Job' | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
United Steelworkers put out this tv ad yesterday which captures some of the heartbreak and devastation that shipping jobs overseas causes in small town America.
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Verizon draws fire for monitoring app usage, browsing habits - CNET

Verizon draws fire for monitoring app usage, browsing habits - CNET | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Verizon draws fire for monitoring app usage, browsing habitsCNETVerizon Wireless has begun selling information about its customers' geographical locations, app usage, and Web browsing activities, a move that raises privacy questions and could brush...
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CNN host boots Bryan Fischer: Your ‘hate speech’ proves anti-LGBT ‘agenda’ | The Raw Story

CNN host boots Bryan Fischer: Your ‘hate speech’ proves anti-LGBT ‘agenda’ | The Raw Story | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it

The director of issues analysis of a conservative fundamentalist Christian organization who is opposing anti-bullying efforts found himself on the defensive on Tuesday after a CNN host pointed out that his “hate speech” revealed an anti-LGBT agenda.

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Mitt Romney Touts a Scholarship Program That Just Doesn’t Work.

Mitt Romney Touts a Scholarship Program That Just Doesn’t Work. | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Ask Mitt Romney to name his signature education initiative as governor of Massachusetts and he'll likely answer that it was the John and Abigail Adams Scholarship Program.
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How Paul Ryan Pretended To Volunteer At A Soup Kitchen

How Paul Ryan Pretended To Volunteer At A Soup Kitchen | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Between Mitt Romneys claim that 47 percent of the country believe they are entitled to government assistance to afford food and Paul Ryan’s assertion that people on food stamps are takers, the entire Romney campaign has cemented the impression...
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Koch to Employees: Vote Romney or Bad Things Will Happen (Maybe to Your Job)

Koch to Employees: Vote Romney or Bad Things Will Happen (Maybe to Your Job) | Gender, Religion, & Politics | Scoop.it
Leaving no stone unturned in shaking down votes for Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, Charles and David Koch, the sole principals of the privately-held Koch Industries, are making sure that their employees and retirees know who the...
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