Random Headlines – Taking a Short Break

Headlines

For a week or so I’ll be taking a break from making any posts here due to some personal issues. I’ll be back at the beginning of August, but until then here are some more links to tide you over. Or not. I dunno.

Politico – Republicans plan new abortion push.
Media Matters – Media calls out deceptively edited video claiming to show Planned Parenthood ‘selling aborted baby parts.’
AlterNet – How a bizarre conspiracy about a military takeover of the southwest grew wildly out of control.
Talking Points Memo – The violent, vile Facebook rants of the ‘Counter Jade Helm’ leader.
We Are Respectable Negroes – Donald Trump, Dylann Roof, and the hate that right-wing Fox News hate media produced.
Jezebel – It’s the 167th anniversary of Seneca Falls.
We Hunted the Mammoth – MRA Janet Bloomfield starts a fundraiser for a crossbow in order to ‘shoot feminists in the face.’
The Atlantic – Franklin Graham’s turn toward intolerance.
The Root – The officer who shot unarmed Jonathan Ferrell is about to go on trial. Here are five things you should know.
Raw Story – Georgia trans*woman inmate raped again in midst of lawsuit for safer housing.

Random Headlines — 6/09/15

Black Lives Matter Die In

Raw Story – Sean Hannity says McKinney cop had to defend himself from being ‘shanked’ by pool party teens.
Talking Points Memo – Franklin Graham pulls accounts from Wells Fargo over ad with gay couple.
Gawker – Councilman says ‘White Lives Matter’ rally wasn’t racially motivated.
ABC News – Court upholds lockup for boy who killed neo-Nazi dad.
Think Progress – Why standing against anti-Islam bigotry matters.
Salon – Mike Huckabee defends his creepy transgender locker room fixation as ‘commonsense.’
Right Wing Watch – Glenn Beck prepares to be the modern day Martin Luther King of fighting gay marriage.
Toronto Star – Pride Toronto faces controversy over application from men’s rights group to march in parade.