vicemag:

The Fake Abortion Clinics of America

Women across America who are seeking abortions are accidentally booking appointments at crisis pregnancy centers—pro-life, government-funded religious centers that don’t provide abortions, but instead try to talk women out of terminating their pregnancies.

VICE News investigated the misleading practices used by crisis pregnancy centers to draw in women with unplanned pregnancies, and the misinformation that is spread to discourage them from pursuing abortions.

guardian:

2000 was the most recent year in which more small businesses were started than ones that were shut dow.
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guardian:

2000 was the most recent year in which more small businesses were started than ones that were shut dow.

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Published on 15 Sep 2014 Reblogged from guardian
Official Redskins Name Change from Funny Or Die

funnyordie:

Official Redskins Name Change

The Washington Redskins refuse to change their name, so we’re gonna do it for them. 

The Special Operations Command is outsourcing many of its most sensitive information activities. Remote warfare is increasingly being shaped by the private sector.

— Crofton Black a researcher for Reprieve. Quoted from The Intercept.

guardian:

Ninety-year-old gay couple marries in Iowa after 72 years together
"This is a celebration of something that should have happened a very long time ago". Full story »
Photo: Thomas Geyer/AP

guardian:

Ninety-year-old gay couple marries in Iowa after 72 years together

"This is a celebration of something that should have happened a very long time ago". Full story »

Photo: Thomas Geyer/AP

Published on 8 Sep 2014 Reblogged from guardian

George Takei congratulates a candidate backed by the MAYDAY PAC.

Michael Che uncovers the unsurprising Republicans against Immigrant children in Vermont. A hilarious Daily Show segment. →

guardian:

Hundreds of fast food workers across America were arrested today while protesting for fair wages. 

Here are two powerful pictures from New York City’s strikes.

Photos: Lauren Gambino for The Guardian

Published on 4 Sep 2014 Reblogged from guardian

Antonin Scalia’s Favorite Murderer Is Innocent →

A huge injustice, is the local police arrest and coerce these innocent men to confess. While the real killer a month later murders and rapes another girl.