inothernews:

Former Philadelphia Police Department captain Ray Lewis, seen holding a protest sign in unity with the Occupy Wall Street protesters in lower Manhattan, has been arrested, according to the New York Observer.
More than 75 Occupiers have been arrested thus far.
(Photo via @adamgabbatt; h/t rainblog)

inothernews:

Former Philadelphia Police Department captain Ray Lewis, seen holding a protest sign in unity with the Occupy Wall Street protesters in lower Manhattan, has been arrested, according to the New York Observer.

More than 75 Occupiers have been arrested thus far.

(Photo via @adamgabbatt; h/t rainblog)

Football > Education, Sexual Agency, Children

Football > Education, Sexual Agency, Children

motherjones:

politicalprof:

Ah, that moment when crime is legalized if it is understood to rest on religious bias. The Framers must be crying …

kohenari:

On Wednesday, legislators in Michigan’s Senate passed a bill “which not only neglects to protect students based on sexual orientation or gender identity, but creates a special exception for bullies who have a ‘sincerely held religious belief or moral conviction.’”

The rebuke entered into the record by Senate Minority Leader Gretchen Whitmer is worth taking a couple of minutes to watch.

(via Think Progress; HT: Gavin Craig).

OK, Michigan Republicans, here’s our question: What if the bully’s religious justification is SHARIA? What do you do then? After your brains are done exploding, we mean.

rommy:

Just a mom… (from Occupy Vancouver)

rommy:

Just a mom… (from Occupy Vancouver)

aljazeera:

‘Occupy’ protests spread to Washington | Protesters attempt to enter DC museum to oppose drone strikes by US military, while thousands march again in New York.

Go, DC, go.

aljazeera:

‘Occupy’ protests spread to Washington | Protesters attempt to enter DC museum to oppose drone strikes by US military, while thousands march again in New York.

Go, DC, go.

motherjones:

More #occupywallstreet wisdom. Via Evan O’Brien.

motherjones:

More #occupywallstreet wisdom. Via Evan O’Brien.