Category Archives: Human Rights

Your Daily Absurdity

Ann Coulter peeks out from under her rock: Marriage “is not a civil right — you’re not black,” Coulter told the crowd, building upon an argument that claimed the equal protections provided by the Fourteenth Amendment — and potentially used … Continue reading

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All Republicans Are Gay

Ken Mehlman, President Bush’s campaign manager in 2004 and a former chairman of the Republican National Committee, has told family and associates that he is gay. I can’t get over this guy.  Bush 2004 was the most anti-gay presidential campaign … Continue reading

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Wallace Flounders

This is long as hell but also delightful. Wallace gets increasingly flustered and whiny as he repeatedly tries to find new ways to phrase “b-b-b-but judicial activism!!” Olsen is just like, “motherfucker did I stutter? Fundamental rights are not subject … Continue reading

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Kill the Messenger

lol: “It’s really no different in our judgment than having a judge who owns a porn studio being asked to issue a ruling on an anti-pornography statute,” says the AFA spokesman. “There’s a conflict of interest there.” Ah, the American … Continue reading

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Prop 8: The Decisioning

Permitting same-sex couples to marry will not affect the number of opposite-sex couples who marry, divorce, cohabit, have children outside of marriage or otherwise affect the stability of opposite-sex marriages. -Actual quote from Prop 8 decision Sort of amazing that … Continue reading

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They’re so super

The ACLU’s Blog of Rights on Supermax Prisons: This week the European Court of Human Rights temporarily halted the extradition of four terrorism suspects from the United Kingdom to the United States. The court concluded that the applicants had raised a … Continue reading

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Even More Cruel and Unusual than being in the South in the First Place

http://www.aclu.org/blog/prisoners-rights/louisiana-jail-holds-suicidal-prisoners-squirrel-cages Mentally ill prisoners deserve more care and consideration while incarcerated, but time and again, the ACLU often finds the exact opposite: they’re treated even worse than the general population. Today, the ACLU of Louisiana sent a letter to the St. … Continue reading

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