Tag Archive for Muslims

A Note from Hillary Clinton about Orlando

On Sunday, Americans woke up to a nightmare: Another act of terrorism in a place no one expected it, a man with a gun in his hands and hate in his heart, apparently consumed by rage against LGBT Americans — and, by extension, against the openness and diversity that define our way of life. No…

AD-68 Republican Candidate Deborah Pauly Arrested for DUI

Former Villa Park council member and current candidate for AD-68 Deborah Pauly was arrested for driving under the influence in the early morning hours of 9/12/2015 according to this story in the Voice of OC.  Pauly’s car struck a parked truck in Anaheim with her Porsche 911.  She failed a field sobriety test and was…

Should Obama Pardon Bush/Cheney for War Crimes?

I posed this question on Facebook last week and my feed exploded, so why not here?  Shortly before President Bush was to step down from office in late 2008 early 2009, there was a subtle campaign by conservatives to have Bush pardon certain government officials for war crimes related to Enhanced Interrogation Techniques, or something…

Barbara Coe dies; Far Right Wing Mourns “Patriot”

TheLiberalOC has confirmed that Barbara Coe, the head of the California Coalition for Immigration Reform (CCIR), has passed away of cancer this past Saturday.  Notes from friends and supporters mourn the loss of “a patriot.” Coe ranks up there as one of the more “colorful” political figures from the far right wing of the OC…

SJC’s Reeve Displays More Bad Judgment

Conservative San Juan Capistrano council member Derek Reeve has already gotten himself into hot water for naming one of his dogs Mohammed, which Muslims find offensive, and gotten himself removed from the faculty at Concordia University due to several instances of alleged plagiarism for lifting whole passages of conservative text without attribution for a series of blog…