Police called on state representative for canvassing while black

Police referred to as on state consultant for canvassing whereas black

Oregon State Representative Janelle Bynum, who’s working for reelection, was canvassing in Clackamas County when considered one of her constituents referred to as the police. Why? According to Bynum’s Facebook post, the resident thought she was appearing suspiciously “going door to door and spending a lot of time typing on (her) cell phone after […]

Charging An Electric Supercar With Lemons, Kids, And The Sun

Charging An Electric Supercar With Lemons, Kids, And The Sun

First issues first: the tease on this video, that an electric supercar can be charged from a massive lemon battery array, is strictly that – a tease. Despite that, it makes for an attention-grabbing story and a fantastic try to get youngsters uncovered to science and engineering. The story goes that [Mark] was approached by […]

Remember when conservatives were terrified of Big Government violently interfering with families?

Remember when conservatives had been petrified of Big Government violently interfering with households?

Remember when conservatives had been into “family values” and defending their households from Big Government intrusions, like breaking apart households over refusal to obey the regulation on training, vaccination, corporal punishment, and so on? Funny, that: “Here, their paranoid fantasy has become a real nightmare—not an ideological or religious separation, but the physical removal […]

Street interviews: what Chinese think of white foreigners

Street interviews: what Chinese consider white foreigners

Asian Boss, a YouTube channel that options person-in-the-street interviews round Asia on completely different matters, went to Shanghai to ask folks about what they considered white foreigners residing in China, about pores and skin lightening, and about “white monkey workers” — white folks employed by Chinese corporations to seem at dinners and occasions to make […]

Tax-funded charter schools textbooks deny evolution, teach human-dinosaur cohabitation, endorse slavery and indigenous genocide

Tax-funded constitution colleges textbooks deny evolution, train human-dinosaur cohabitation, endorse slavery and indigenous genocide

2,000 US colleges use textbooks from Abeka, BJU Press and Accelerated Christian Education (ACE), together with tax-funded constitution colleges throughout America; college students who study from these texts are taught that God needed Protestantism to flourish in North America and that Catholocism isn’t a real religion; that it was higher Africans to be enslaved […]

Stanford prof Niall Ferguson conspired with campus Republicans to do oppo research on students who opposed invited eugenicist speaker

Stanford prof Niall Ferguson conspired with campus Republicans to do oppo analysis on college students who opposed invited eugenicist speaker

Niall Ferguson is a conservative British historian who teaches at each Oxford and Stanford, the place he chaired a right-wing lecture sequence known as Cardinal Conversations. In February, Ferguson invited Charles Murray, a eugenicist who promotes junk-science concerning the hyperlink between “race” and IQ, to talk at his sequence. Ferguson was triggered by […]

Southwest wouldn't let mixed-race family fly until mom "proved" parenthood

Southwest wouldn't let mixed-race household fly till mother "proved" parenthood

Last Monday, UC Berkeley lady’s basketball coach Lindsay Gottlieb and her fiance Patrick Martin tried to board a Southwest flight with their one yr outdated, biracial son; they introduced the check-in clerk with their son’s passport, however the clerk refused to allow them to fly till she confirmed the clerk Facebook posts or a […]

How to Draw a Black Lady

How to Draw a Black Lady

Myisha Haynes and Jaz Malone launched the second of their enjoyable and attention-grabbing sequence on how cartoonists can draw black people whereas avoiding imagery fraught with damaging connotations. In case you missed it, here’s Part 1. Part 1 is definitely a follow-up and response to CM Campbell’s How to draw a black guy, an excerpt […]