Cortez Masto Urges Colleagues Not To Forget Great Recession

Nevada Senator Catherine Cortez Masto introduced ten amendments to the bill that will roll back important Wall Street Reform rules, in the “Dodd Frank” law. Cortez Masto’s amendments aim to strengthen protections for consumers and fight predatory and fraudulent behavior by financial institutions. She reminded her colleagues about what many Nevadan’s will never forget. 219 thousand Nevadan’s lost their homes, thousands lost their jobs, and taxpayers bailed out big banks and financial institutions.

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Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…