It is not just the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan and Vietnam that have secured America’s bloodthirsty reputation. It is a long history of secretive and illegal coups starting in 1953 in Iran. The “overwhelming evidence” that President Barack Obama has produced that shows Russian President Vladimir Putin is using dirty tactics in eastern Ukraine is nothing the United States hasn’t done before. It’s the stench of hypocrisy that is overwhelming.
I felt like I had to fit into a box I could never fit in. It made me feel dysphoric about not just my body, but who I was. I’m a clumsy, boyish, awkward female, that couldn’t do an attractive striptease to save their life AKA the antithesis of your typical “sexy female”… There is more than just one kind of sexy and its all subjective. I’ve realized that Im sexy in my own way and I’m much happier now.
We’re so excited to announce that Georgia House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams is the first ever recipient of the Gabrielle Giffords Rising Star Award!
Named in honor of the dedicated and courageous Gabrielle Giffords, the Rising Star Award celebrates an extraordinary woman serving in state or local office.
“Stacey Abrams has shown us an extraordinary commitment to community, dedication to women and families, and civility that have been the highlights of former Representative Gabrielle Giffords’ career, in and out of office,” said Stephanie Schriock, President of EMILY’s List. “Stacey knows how important it is for people to have a voice in government, and she has been that voice for Georgia families every day. The EMILY’s List community – now more than three million members strong – is thrilled to present her with this award.”
Is it political if I tell you that if we burn coal, you’re going to warm the atmosphere? Or is that a statement of fact that you’ve made political? It’s a scientific statement. The fact that there are elements of society that have made it political, that’s a whole other thing.