BREAKING: US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley has announced the United States is withdrawing from the UN Human Rights Council, accusing the body of bias against US ally Israel and a failure to hold human rights abusers accountable https://t.co/DU6AUmwYwMpic.twitter.com/VEHSOwDdp0
The United States joined outrageous human rights offenders like Iraq and Saudia Arabia to vote against a U.N. resolution against the death penalty, a resolution that also included condeming members in favor of the death penalthy for LGBT people.
Parents tend to think the world revolves around their precious progeny, which can lead to whacky things like Evangelicals Kurt and Michaela Jaros demanding a Chicago library remove from its shelves a gay-positive book because their 3-year-old toddler allegedly stumbled across it.
This Day in June (Magination Press) teaches kids about Pride, and has the American Psychological Association's seal of approval.
Keep reading for the Chicago Public Library's response, and more of the day's hottest links, including North Korea war posturing, the anti-gay pastor who claims Harvey is God's wrath for letting trans people pee and more ...
Republican South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley is dying to be Marco Rubio's running mate, so it's no surprise that she is not a Trump fan.
What I love about her disingenuous appearance the other day is how she says Trump's comments and behavior are everything we hear and teach our kids not to do in kindergarten, yet Rubio's juvenile taunts back to Trump are actually leadership:
... I think what we saw from Marco is exactly what we tell our children also — if a bully hits you, you hit back.
Um, no, that is not what we should be telling our children, unless we want to become involved in a losing lawsuit. We should be telling our children to avoid violence and tell teachers if it is happening to them. Right???
Meanwhile, Rubio has resorted to implying that Trump's got a small penis, which I'm assuming Rubio is able to guess to within 1/4" with his thirsty, thirsty closet-eyes.
But the very best thing darling Nikki said in her bashing of Trump (and of Hillary, whose legal issues Haley thinks are disqualifying) is as follows: