Sonya, Audrey, and I had a lovely family vacation to Spain! I miss it already, but it does feel nice to be home. If anyone knows a good source to order Jamón Ibérico for home consumption, let me know 😁 @ Spain
Oct 15, 1883 - SCOTUS strikes down Civil Rights Act by 8-1 margin. Majority opinion: “When a man has emerged from slavery…there must be some stage…when he takes the rank of a mere citizen and ceases to be the special favorite of the laws” 😳
At every moment of US history, reactionaries have been saying that immigration is out of control and that immigrants are lazy and dirty and ruining the country. Similarly, at every moment of US history, reactionaries have been saying that young people are lazy ...
WV State Sen. Eric Tarr (R) explains his "no" vote on the state's near-total abortion ban, citing rape and incest exceptions as too lenient:
“If you got a burning building and you can save almost all the children but not all of them, would you do it? I’d burn the building.”
American rail workers are about to strike. The current main point of contention is……the workers’ right to attend routine medical appointments without fear of losing their jobs 🙄
Crazy how poor workers’ rights in USA are vs rest of developed world.
: "While the unions said they have watered down some of their proposals, abandoning requests for paid sick days, they remain steadfast that ***members should be allowed to attend routine medical appointments without jeopardizing their employment***"