Sign a petition because it’s still legal to discriminate based on sexual orientation

It’s Jen, friendos. I want a favor from you real quick. (Still me, not an auto message.) Sign the “Support the Equality Act” petition, would you? And reshare this. It’s a small thing we can do, to add our voice to HUNDREDS of thousands of others, to do this: “The Equality Act is a bill… Continue reading Sign a petition because it’s still legal to discriminate based on sexual orientation

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America absolutely adores criminals

Prisons are for punishment. Prisons are for profit. Profit requires growth. For prisons to profit, more people must be punished. For more people to be punished, we must have laws and law enforcement based on quota, instead of justice. And. For prisons to profit, costs must be cut. For costs to be cut, prisoners must… Continue reading America absolutely adores criminals

Private: Johnson’s pearl-clutching at the 1866 Civil Rights Act (#5MinuteHistory)

I’m reading up on the history of the U.S. Constitution. (Main source: Varat, Jonathan D. et al. Constitutional Law: Cases and Materials, Fourteenth Edition. St. Paul: Foundation Press, 2013. Print. Amazon.) 1866 Civil Rights Act: kind of a big deal The end of the Civil War presented the problem of how to assimilate 4 million… Continue reading Private: Johnson’s pearl-clutching at the 1866 Civil Rights Act (#5MinuteHistory)