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Silent Mansplaining

I’m traveling and it’s a holiday, so I’m not posting for the rest of the week. But I thought you’d all enjoy a picture of this asshole, who was protesting women’s basic human rights (for their own good, of course!) at the Texas Capitol. Feel free to speculate wildly what…

Economic crisis and basic human rights

Stories like this, more than anything, expose how much of a lie it is when Republicans go on about how they’re the party of “family values”. At bare minimum, what families need to be valued is steady employment and reasonable cost of living, both things that have been snatched away…