Here’s how far-right Christians incited stochastic terrorism at a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood

After months of verbal assault against Planned Parenthood and against women more broadly, Republican Christianists have gotten what they were asking for—bloodshed.
Senator Ted Cruz of Texas (Marc Nozell/Flickr)

Ted Cruz says there is no ‘war on women’ because we don’t have a condom shortage

The Democratic National Committee pounced on Cruz’s comments on contraception, advising him to “quit mansplaining women’s health and listen to women who know how ridiculous his statements are.”

Where did the word ‘Taser’ come from? It’s a weapon used to subdue ‘savage’ Africans in century-old sci-fi novel

The newest tool in the law enforcement arsenal has an unseemly – and perhaps unsurprising – origin story.
Fox News host Andrea Tantaros (screen grab)

Fox host on clinic shooting: Liberals are ‘indicting an entire religion — Christian white Republican’

Fox News host Andrea Tantaros added that “the left” wanted to stop all talk about “the illegal harvesting of baby parts."
Alabama state Rep. Alan Harper (R) [YouTube]

Alabama lawmaker accuses convenience store owners of funding terrorism in ugly Facebook rant

“The C stores/tobacco outlets, etc. with the lights around the windows and doors are not owned by God fearing Christians,” state Rep. Alan Harper (R) wrote, using a shorthand term for convenience stores.
Stephen Ray Sorensen

Felon accused of shooting up house full of kids with AK-47 in Oregon county whose sheriff vows to ignore gun laws

The Klamath County sheriff has vowed not to enforce the Oregon Firearms Safety Act, which requires background checks for almost all private firearm sales.

Orrin Hatch wants to tear down the wall of separation between church and state

In a biting editorial, written for the conservative Washington Times, long-time Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) suggests a novel and literal approach to the First Amendment.
White supremacists on their way to Minneapolis police protests (Facebook)

Men who shot Black Lives Matter protesters left clues on 4Chan and slew of incriminating texts

According to court documents released by the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Allen Scarsella, 23; Joseph Backman, 27; Nathan Gustavsson, 21; and Daniel Macey, 26 were apprehended and charged in Hennepin County, Minnesota after searches of phone and computer records.
Bryn Greenwood (Facebook.com)

Author lists on Twitter all the ‘acts of terrorism’ she lived through as a Planned Parenthood worker

Author Bryn Greenwood revealed on Twitter over the weekend the “acts of terrorism” she had experienced while working at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Kansas.
President Bush flashes a "thumbs-up" after declaring the end of major combat in Iraq as he speaks aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln off the California coast, in this May 1, 2003 file photo.  Six months after he spoke on an aircraft carrier deck under a banner proclaiming "Mission Accomplished," President Bush disavowed any connection with the war message. Later, the White House changed its story and said there was a link.

Former head of US special forces admits: Islamic State would not exist if Bush didn’t invade Iraq

Retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn says Americans allowed their anger over the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks to lead them into disastrous military policies that failed to address the root causes of terrorism.
Image: Illustration of Robert Louis Dear (Reverb Press)

Former wife says Planned Parenthood terrorist is conservative, religious and anti-abortion

“He was the kind of person you had to watch out for,” a neighbor told The Washington Post.