Sheila Jackson Lee Tries to Replace “Stand Your Ground” with “Duty to Retreat”

jackson lee I suppose Texas Congress(wo)man Sheila Jackson Lee thinks this is her way of honoring Tryavon Martin. Her secretary Mike McQuerry said that Lee wanted to push this bill, because “she’s always been interested in what happened with Trayvon.” But as we all know, Florida’s “stand your ground” law had nothing to do with Zimmerman’s acquittal. […] Read Article →

San Diego Scandal: Do Sexual Harassment Accusations Show Us Who Likes Politics?

san diego mayor Another story about yet another powerful man who can’t seem to stop himself from harassing and coercing women. “Mayor Bob Filner's former communications director has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against the leader of the nation's eighth-largest city. Irene McCormack came forward Monday and said Filner had asked her to work without wearing panties, demanded […] Read Article →

Feminists Think Weiner's a Stand-Up Guy

AnthonyWeiner "Oh, I wish I were a Democratic Weiner. That is what I'd truly like to be. Cuz if I were a Democratic Weiner, Feminists would be in love with me." Serial sexter Anthony Weiner's been a bad boy again, sending naughty photos of himself to miscellaneous Internet women -- at least, we assume they're women […] Read Article →