August 2, 2013

Why Do Black People Always Choose Luigi in Mario Kart?

Filed by Bil Browning | August 02, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

When two friends sat down to play a game of Mario Kart, the conversation turned to racial stereotypes after the white guy asked his African-American friend, "Why do black people always choose Luigi?"Read More


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A Perceptually Progressive Pope

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | August 02, 2013 | 2:30 PM | comments

Pope Francis's views on the surface are only perceptually progressive.Read More


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Dream Defenders: Florida's Dandelion Moment

Filed by Terrance Heath | August 02, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Thousands of Americans took to the streets in largely peaceful demonstrations to express their disappointment over the Zimmerman verdict. A group of young people calling themselves Dream Defenders took their anger and frustration straight to the to the seat of power.Read More


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Richard Nixon Praised Russia for 'Rooting Out' Gays

Filed by John M. Becker | August 02, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

An ugly audio recording reveals former president Richard Nixon making a slew of homophobic comments and heaping praise on Russia for "[rooting] out" homosexuality.Read More


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Greg Louganis Speaks Out on Russian 'Gay Propaganda' Law

Filed by John M. Becker | August 02, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

The openly gay Olympic legend calls Russia's anti-gay law "heartbreaking and heinous."Read More