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You Gotta Kill ‘Em

Where to begin tonight, Truthseekers?  The marriage equality arguments that begin before the Supreme Court tomorrow?  The riots in Baltimore following today’s funeral service for Freddie Gray?  Or maybe the…

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Whither Dorothy?

Volcanoes and bird flu and drone strikes, oh, my! It’s Friday – drain day – and all those items in the news that escaped us, and have now accumulated on…

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Earth Day Redux

What were you doing January 28, 1969? Um, okay, maybe you hadn’t been born all those year ago. I had been. In fact, I was in my 20s and living…

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Debunking Ted Cruz

Texas Sen. Ted Cruz became the first major Republican candidate to declare himself officially in the 2016 presidential race. In announcing his presidential ambition, Cruz repeated a number of dubious claims we have heard before, and a few we haven’t.

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Ted Cruz Makes Plea To Repeal Legislation That Does Not Exist

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) is known for waging political battles even if the odds of success are slim. He famously launched a 21-hour filibuster in a failed, last-ditch effort to repeal Obamacare. But his latest crusade may be his biggest challenge yet: repealing a federal law that does not exist.

On Twitter, Cruz blasted the federal government role in education and called for the repeal of Common Core.

Can Cruz “make DC listen”? It will be particularly hard since Common Core is not, in fact, a federal law.

Lesbian Abortion Cookies! – Part 2

While Girl Scouts across the country spent this past weekend selling and distributing Girl Scout cookies, many right-wing activists will not be joining the rest of us in enjoying Thin Mints and Samoas.

For the past several years, conservative groups have urged their members not to touch the cookies, warning that doing so will support communism, abortion and homosexual indoctrination. The Girl Scouts’ right-wing detractors commonly cite the discredited myth that the group is funding Planned Parenthood, and the even stranger that it is turning children into lesbian, socialist activists.

Here are the three wildest claims that right-wing activists make about the girls’ empowerment organization.

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Lesbian Abortion Cookies! – Part 1

While Girl Scouts across the country spent this past weekend selling and distributing Girl Scout cookies, many right-wing activists will not be joining the rest of us in enjoying Thin Mints and Samoas.

For the past several years, conservative groups have urged their members not to touch the cookies, warning that doing so will support communism, abortion and homosexual indoctrination. The Girl Scouts’ right-wing detractors commonly cite the discredited myth that the group is funding Planned Parenthood, and the even stranger that it is turning children into lesbian, socialist activists.

Here are the three wildest claims that right-wing activists make about the girls’ empowerment organization.

More Here