#WheresMitch – AOC – #fightlikeagirl

Between Speaker Pelosi’s State of the Union snub and freshman Congresswoman Ocasio-Cortez on the hunt for Senate Majority Leader in-hiding Mitch McConnell I’d say Trump is learning the hard way what it means to fight like a girl. Or at least what it means to have your ass handed to you by them.

Syria Update II: OMG SHIT GOT REAL FAST

Then came the wave: MATTIS RESIGNS

Harvard’s Bipartisan Congressional Orientation Under Fire For Being Too Corporate

Harvard’s Bipartisan Congressional Orientation Under Fire For Being Too Corporate Instead of just sitting quietly, some of the new progressive members protested, calling out the confab’s corporate viewpoints. The reaction … Continue reading Harvard’s Bipartisan Congressional Orientation Under Fire For Being Too Corporate

I don’t love Pelosi but she did just totally own Trump

I have always believed that JFK could never have passed any significant Civil Rights legislation. LBJ was, perhaps, the only human in American politics at that time who could have. Despite all the backroom trading and arm-twisting, he managed to pass The Civil Rights Act and The Voting Rights Act. He was impure, but effective.

Black History, Hidden Figures, & learning through laughter: SNL Weekend Update

“Like, did y’all know a black man invented the traffic light? Maybe I would’ve respected those signals a little more if I knew they were coming from a brother.”

Internet Archive Received National Security Letter with FBI Misinformation about Challenging Gag Order – & a slide into a revere on the heroism of Aaron Swartz

Visitors to the site for the U.S. Sentencing Commission, for instance, found the home page replaced by a statement: “Two weeks ago today, Aaron Swartz was killed. Killed because he was forced into playing a game he could not win.”