A friend just sent me this article in a direct message. Probably because they know I am all over politics. Openly. I am choosing to be open in my reply to this article because I think we all need to be more open and vocal about politics, and stop misinterpreting political discourse as impolite. 683 more words
Here is a proposed list of offenders under Bill S-7, the Canadian Conservative government’s Zero Tolerance for Barbaric Cultural Practices Act.
UPDATE: Today I wrote about how Harper is dialing up anti-Muslim rhetoric and it’s making us less safe.
Almost the first thing I see on Twitter after I posted it is the Harper government’s promise to establish an “RCMP tip line … that citizens and victims can call with information about incidents of barbaric cultural practices in Canada or to notify authorities that a child or woman is at risk of being victimized.” ( 97 more words
Oregon authorities said last night that they would not immediately, publicly confirm the victims' names in the Umpqua Community College mass shooting.
But they have identified the name of their killer. 17 more words