Many of the speeches given at the Women’s March on Washington, D.C., were vulgar, “nasty” and, many times, screeching.
“We, as women, are told repeatedly that our experiences aren’t valid, our votes don’t count and we can’t make a difference,” Horn said.
Comedy is like a cousin of journalism. Journalists point out intellectual truths and psychological truths about things that are going on in the world. Comics, we can point out things that make people laugh by pointing out the fallibility, the strangeness and the twisted nature of things.
I truly wanted to thank Mrs. Anderson and tell her how much reading her letter meant to me, a lower-income Native female scared of the next four years. It is so nice to know that there are people out there who truly know the consequences of what we’ve let happen to our country.
Kay Halladay’s love for her son led to the founding of a local Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays chapter.
All of the books in the series are Pulitzer winners or nominees.
“When you have a minority group who are targeted by hate crimes and violence, it is the duty of the government and elected officials to step up and show respect to that community,” Stevenson said.
This heinous act contradicts the Holy Month plus the very teachings and practices of Islam. This is against our beliefs.
Pride was born of a need to stand up against oppression, discrimination and to fight for equality.
“A lot of these bills are not written by local lawmakers,” Stevenson said.