Wisconsin Private School Admits Assignment Asking Students to List Three Good Reasons for Slavery Was Offensive 

The Associated Press reported on Wednesday that a private school in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin has apologized to parents after the mother of a black student posted a photograph of her son’s fourth grade homework on Facebook on Monday. The assignment asked the elementary school students to “Give 3 ‘good’ reasons for slavery…

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GOP Lawmaker Calls Abe Lincoln the 'Same Sort of Tyrant' As Hitler, Thinks the Civil War Was 'Unnecessary'

North Carolina rep. Larry Pittman was evidently not in great spirits yesterday after his unconstitutional bill to restore a same-sex marriage ban in the state was slapped down by the Republican House Speaker. And what do Republican officials apparently love to do when the going gets tough? Make an extremely offensive…

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