Archive for October, 2013

Hasidic Rabbi Bans Soy Foods Because They ‘Can Lead to Gay Sex’
By October 29, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Hasidic Rabbi Bans Soy Foods Because They ‘Can Lead to Gay Sex’

Vegetarian yeshiva bochers beware: The Chasidic yeshiva of Gur has recently banned students from soy-based food products. Why? The reason given by Rabbi Yaakov Aryeh Alter, noted in a report from Haredi World states that the soy based products are feared to lead to “gay sex” due to their plant, phytoestrogen. “Just once a week” eating tofu […]

Megachurch Pastor Says Mansion Is A ‘Gift From God’
By October 29, 2013 4 Comments Read More →

Megachurch Pastor Says Mansion Is A ‘Gift From God’

Megachurch Pastor Steven Furtick of the Elevation Church in North Carolina has recently finished a $1.7 million mansion which he told his congregation on Sunday is “a gift from God.” Neither Furtick, nor the Elevation Church will disclose what the rock-n-rolling pastor is paid by the congregation, nor the church’s total income collected.   Unlike many […]

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Florida Cop Tasers Cuffed Girl Who Became Braindead As A Result
By October 28, 2013 62 Comments Read More →

Florida Cop Tasers Cuffed Girl Who Became Braindead As A Result

A Florida police officer, 267-pound Trooper Daniel Cole, was recently cleared of any wrongdoing by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Questions were raised when he tasered a 20 year old handcuffed girl in the back as she fled. The tasering was caught on video showing officer Cole firing the taser at the handcuffed Danielle Maudsley.  Maudsley […]

Fashion Designers In ‘Blackface’ At African Themed ‘Disco Africa’ Halloween Party
By October 28, 2013 3 Comments Read More →

Fashion Designers In ‘Blackface’ At African Themed ‘Disco Africa’ Halloween Party

Last night, several Italian fashion insiders attended a racist Halloween party themed “Disco Africa.” Designer Allesandro Dell’Acqua, showed up, along with several others, in blackface. Shameless about his open racist, we see him posing for photos below with Stefano Gabbana of Dolce & Gabbana and Juan Fran Sierra. But they were hardly alone in their tasteless and racist attire. The trend […]

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Open Letter to the ‘PocaHotties’ and ‘Indian Warriors’ this Halloween
By October 28, 2013 16 Comments Read More →

Open Letter to the ‘PocaHotties’ and ‘Indian Warriors’ this Halloween

Dear Person that decided to dress up as an Indian for Halloween, I was going to write you an eloquent and well-reasoned post today about all the reasons why it’s not ok to dress up as a Native person for Halloween–talk about the history of“playing Indian” in our country, point to the dangers of stereotyping […]

Posted in: Racism