A good friend from Texas–a progressive, hardworking social worker named Tamara–sent this letter to Texas Governor Rick Perry. She agreed to let us re-post it because of the stakes in the current struggle for women’s reproductive rights in Texas and other states. Should Tamara wish to engage this subject more, and with others, on this
Religious freedom to the GOP translates into freedom for them to use government offices to force you to observe and practice their religion of choice, not your own. If you dare to exercise any rights other than those they say you are entitled to, you need to be silenced.
Between the scam that is the Tea Party and the scam that is the modern GOP, Walter Brasch writes, there’s not a sliver of light to be found. by Walter Brasch The Tea Party, mutant spawn of the Republicans, held their spineless parents and the nation hostage during the debt ceiling crisis, and is now
When “well-placed sources” began to discuss that Rick Perry might enter the presidential race–there was excitement across the Tea party nation. And a sigh of relief in Texas. This is not a scientific data. But, here is a random sampling of the responses of my Facebook friends (all Texas natives, most conservative) when I posted