Ann Coulter

The treatment of this Trump nominee shows why we don't have more women in power

With so much focus on the bad behavior of men in positions of power, there has also been increased attention on the question: Wouldn’t it be better …

Trump Administration

Jetiquette: Is it OK to Ask to Swap Seats on Planes?

<i>Welcome to Jetiquette, a new TPG column that explores the etiquette — the fragile social contracts, the delicate dos and don’ts — of air travel. Have</i> …

Airlines

GUTBUSTA: GREATER BOSTON COMEDY LISTINGS FOR THANKSGIVING WEEK (11.24 – 11.29)

<i>Compiled by Dennis Maler from various sources</i><p>FRI 11.24<p><b>MIKE EPPS@ THE WILBUR</b>Mike Epps will return this summer in the Starz series “Survivor’s Remorse” …

Boston

Conservatism Isn’t Camp, No Matter How Fabulous You Think Melania Looks

Or whatever you may think of Ivanka’s Thanksgiving tablescape<p>Last month, Mitchell Sunderland*, former writer and editor for Vice’s feminist vertical Broadly, was exposed as a collaborator of the widely reviled alt-right blogger Milo Yiannopoulos. A massive BuzzFeed post on the behind-the-scenes …

Milo Yiannopoulos

Free Speech Isn't Free: It's Costing College Campuses Millions

When Charles Murray or Milo Yiannopoulos visit a college campus, administrators don’t just worry about the effect that inflammatory speech might have on their students. They aren’t only concerned about being swept up in the higher education free speech debate, or playing host to a scandal that …

Education

The politics of sexual harassment

I always thought Harvard had standards. Then they gave me a fellowship.<p>One of the best things about a Harvard fellowship is you get to sit around and …

Boston

Some of America's Top Colleges & Universities Have Allegedly Endorsed the Violent Antifa Movement

Campus Reform has uncovered a startlingly long list of instructors, professors, and entire departments of some of America’s top colleges and …

College & University

Ann Coulter: If Democrats were smart, they'd 'get rid' of Al Franken

Conservative commentator Ann Coulter argued that if Democrats were smart, they would ditch Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., for a more “woke” Democrat, …

Al Franken

Recent NYC terror attack shows how immigration foes gloss over the past's problems | Opinion

<b>By Tom Deignan</b><p>The recent terror attack in lower Manhattan, where a 29-year-old New Jersey resident is accused of killing eight people, was horrific …

New Jersey

Don't Hold Your Breath on 'Reckoning' for Bill Clinton

Democratic women will say when.<p>The word has gone forth that a “reckoning” is due. Democrats are preparing to come to terms with Bill Clinton’s sexual transgressions. Sort of. Depending on what you mean by “reckoning.”<p>Last week, in a conversation with a male Democratic consultant about the …

Business

The Strange History of the ‘Uniparty’

Steve Bannon's new buzzword has an interesting godfather: Ralph Nader.<p>Depending on what corners of political journalism you read, it looks like a new party has shown up in American politics. This week, after the Washington Post published allegations that Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore had a …

Politics

Georgia college students score victories in free speech battles

Chike Uzuegbunam found surprise allies in his legal battle with Georgia Gwinnett College over where he could evangelize on campus about his Christian …

HBCUs

Oliver Stone on Release of JFK Assassination Files: 'Trump Got Rolled' by 'Deep State' (Guest Blog)

“As with everything else in the ‘Deep State,’ the Chief Priests told him, ‘You can’t do that,'” the filmmaker writes<p>I’ve been wrestling with how to …

Entertainment

WATCH: Al Franken Joked About Child Rape At Comedy Central Event

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) is facing a reckoning for his past behavior after a Los Angeles news anchor accused him of sexually assaulting her on Thursday …

Conservative View

Remember Scott Walker? Undead Wisconsin governor plots his comeback - Salon.com

It seems like a million years ago that the political world was convinced that the most formidable Republican in all the land was Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. He was the ultimate mainstream Tea Party "reformer" of the Obama era, slashing taxes and regulations and defeating his state's Democratic …

U.S. Politics

Stop Saying Roy Moore Is Like Bill Clinton and JFK

It shouldn’t be surprising that Republicans blindsided by the allegations of disgusting sexual misconduct by Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy …

Bill Clinton

Wanted: This pickup driver, whose sticker is ‘disorderly conduct,’ Texas sheriff says

A Texas sheriff thinks a truck’s sticker may have gone too far.<p>A Facebook post from Fort Bend County Sheriff Troy Nehls said the owner of a truck …

Donald Trump

Sean Hannity Gives Roy Moore An Ultimatum To Prove His Innocence As MORE Advertisers Pull Out!

<b></b>Sean Hannity is no longer trying to defend <b>Roy Moore</b>!In case you missed it, the former judge was revealed to have allegedly sexually assaulted teenage …

Yes, Virginia, Immigration Is Turning The Country Blue

Posted: Nov 15, 2017 5:18 PM<p>Hey, Republicans! Did you enjoy Election Night last week? Get ready for a lot more nights like that as immigration turns …

Conservative View

‘The Right to Tell People What They Do Not Want to Hear’ – Lingua Franca - Blogs

On November 7, a statue of George Orwell was unveiled at a piazza outside Broadcasting House, the headquarters of the BBC, in London. The George …

George Orwell

New fellowship offers opportunity to study the issue of free speech on college campuses

Free speech issues on college campuses have been around a long time, but several incidents this year have raised new awareness around the country.<p>Now …

Single mothers aren't all hot messes. But you wouldn't know that from TV

The single mom show du jour, SMILF, perpetuates the worst stereotypes about us, writes Nancy Jo Sales<p>In an alternate universe somewhere, there’s a show about a single mom who isn’t a complete disaster. She doesn’t have unprotected sex with random men as her two-year-old sleeps beside them; she …

Opinion

Tapper: ‘The Media Treated’ Bill Clinton’s Accusers ‘Poorly’; Not Given ‘Same Respect’ Moore’s Have

CNN’s <i>The Lead</i> host Jake Tapper made a keen observation on Monday afternoon about the media’s double standard when it comes to sexual assault …

Elections

Twitter Dragged Ann Coulter For Seemingly Making A Ridiculous Defense Of Ray Moore

“Hey Dems!” Apparently pederasty is exactly like infidelity among adults, according to Ann Coulter‘s latest whataboutism. Normally, it’s easy to ignore whatever attention-starved flimflammery Coulter is shilling, but sometimes Twitter makes so many jokes about a particularly questionable statement …

News (U.S.)

Defending sexual assault is never worth it. Really.

As president, John F. Kennedy made sexual advances toward a 19-year-old White House intern named Mimi Beardsley. He pressured her to provide oral sex to other men. Whatever else happened between them, these acts are sexual harassment and coercion, and if Kennedy were alive today, his behavior would …

Opinion

The American Far Right Asks: What Rohingya Ethnic Cleansing?

Some of the most influential figures in the far right have suggested that the Rohingya had Burma’s ethnic-cleansing campaign coming.<p>The Burmese …

Asia

Mo Brooks sticking by Moore: GOP agenda 'vastly more important than contested sexual allegations'

"America faces huge challenges that are vastly more important than contested sexual allegations from four decades ago," the congressman told AL.com.

Republican Party

Chrissy Teigen Mocks Ann Coulter's Weird JFK Tweet

Sorry, Kennedy; “Lip Sync Battle” personality is a Nixon gal now<p>Oh, no; it looks like John Fitzgerald Kennedy has lost the Chrissy Teigen vote.<p>The …

Entertainment

Democratic Victories, Moore Sex Abuse Reports Spur Right-Wing Rationalizations

Even when conservatives lose, they think they’ve won<p>The recent revelation that Roy Moore, constitutional scofflaw and Republican special-election …

New York City

Do Conservative Women Deserve Respect Too?

Nearly each day there is another revelation about a man who abused women (and girls, and boys) and took advantage of his powerful position. Abusers …

Feminism