How conservatives are turning this crazed street preacher into a martyr of black campus oppression

How conservatives are turning this crazed street preacher into a martyr of black campus oppression

Travis Gettys An intentionally confrontational street preacher was slugged while ranting against “homo sex” during a racism protest at the University of Missouri — and the episode was captured on video by a Tea Party activist and publicized by a Fox News intern. Jesse Morrell, founder of the Open Air Ministry, is well-known for his

Ex-CIA director: White House ignored months of warnings about 9/11 to avoid leaving ‘paper trail’ of culpability

Ex-CIA director: White House ignored months of warnings about 9/11 to avoid leaving ‘paper trail’ of culpability

Tom Boggioni In an explosive revelation during an interview with Politico, the former CIA director during President George W. Bush’s administration claims his department informed White house officials over impending Al Qaeda attacks months before the president received the infamous “Bin Laden Determined to Strike in U.S.” presidential briefing. According to ex-CIA head George Tenet

I taught at Mizzou. Here’s why the events there don’t surprise me

I taught at Mizzou. Here’s why the events there don’t surprise me

The Conversation Perhaps on the outside looking in, the events at the University of Missouri appear baffling. They’re not. I taught there from 1996 to 2008. The recent racist incidents and lackadaisical administration response, which sparked the amazing display of student solidarity, is part and parcel of a long-established pattern. Long history of racism Founded

Pastafarian wins the religious right to wear spaghetti colander in MA state ID picture

Pastafarian wins the religious right to wear spaghetti colander in MA state ID picture

Bethania Palma Markus A member of the atheist spoof religion Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster has won the right to wear a spaghetti colander on her head in her driver’s license photo, according to the American Humanist Association. Lindsay Miller is a “pastafarian,” which is how members of the group identify themselves. But the Massachusetts

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