Ala. GOP leaders have 2nd thoughts on immigration By PHILLIP RAWLS MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Republicans who pushed through the nation’s toughest law against illegal immigrants are having second thoughts amid […]
“If you can make a woman laugh, you’re seeing the most beautiful thing on God’s earth.” Who said it?
Part two in a series. Forgive me for abstracting and oversimplifying a bit, but one might argue that American politics breaks along the following 10 lines: Social Conservatives Neocons Business Conservatives Traditional […]
“I am not fit for this office and should never have been here.” Who said it?
by Pollyanna Sunshine The only good reason to celebrate Columbus Day is to remember and honor the fact that, when the first Italian immigrant arrived in the Western Hemisphere by way of […]
“If you’re really pro-life, do me a favor—don’t lock arms and block medical clinics. If you’re so pro-life, lock arms and block cemeteries.” Who said it?
by Pollyanna Sunshine Dear Conservative Family Member, who just forwarded me mass chain email about how great Joe Arpaio is and how the author of the email has “long wondered when the […]
What's a nice little gringa like me doing at a protest like this? A white middle-class suburbanite's manifesto
by Pollyanna Sunshine I have been thinking about this question a lot the past couple of days, due to the reactions I’ve been getting from family members and old friends and colleagues […]
by Pollyanna Sunshine While federal Judge Susan Bolton’s injunction on 7/29/10 has blocked implementation of a few of the most Draconian and egregiously unconstitutional provisions of SB 1070, effectively putting them on […]
by Pollyanna Sunshine Many people across the nation and a heck of a lot of folks in Arizona who are celebrating (or lamenting) Judge Susan Bolton’s decision today seem to be under […]