Customer Lois Sharpnack (center) greets Olivia Lee Rose (second from left), 8 months, the granddaughter of Renne McGhee (right), as Renee packages a meal for Lois in her kitchen in Berkeley, California, on Thursday, April 7, 2016. Renee works as a cook for the website Josephine, that aims to connect home cooks with local customers. Customers pick up food directly from the cooks homes after purchasing through the site. (Also pictured is Renee's daughter, Shauntee Edwards at left.)Photo: Gabrielle Lurie, Special to The Chronicle … [Read more...] about Home-cooking markets like Josephine seek regulation
Ashlesha nakshatra female mother in law
All the struggles were in my head. They did not exist with family at all, which was quite unusual at that time. I was 23 when I finally told my mother that I was a lesbian. She looked across the table at me and said, “I’ve known since you were 6.” I said, “Why didn’t you tell me?” She said, “I didn’t think it was any of my business and you’d come to it on your own.” She’d been an activist all her life in civil rights, and worked at the National Urban League. … [Read more...] about They Marched in America’s First Prides in 1970. They’re Still Out, Loud, and Proud.
“I think the statues of the white European they claim is Jesus should also come down. They are a form of white supremacy,” early Black Lives Matter activist Shaun King declared yesterday via Twitter. “All murals and stained glass windows of white Jesus, and his European mother, and their white friends should also come down. They are a gross form [sic] white supremacy. Created as tools of oppression. Racist propaganda. They should all come down.” … [Read more...] about Deroy Murdock: War on statues – Will only spheres and cylinders satisfy the mob?
For Christians and Jews, Scripture is explicit on the issue of treating the outsider, as in Numbers 15:15: “There shall be one law for you and for the resident stranger. It shall be a law for all time and throughout the ages. You and the stranger shall be alike before the Lord.” Such admonitions are repeated throughout the Bible. One can only wonder what reception Homeland Security would give to a refugee mother, father and small child fleeing persecution on their way to Bethlehem. … [Read more...] about Bible-Quoting Jeff Sessions Makes Little Children Suffer
Trump’s allies seized on revelations that the FBI made numerous errors in a counterintelligence probe into whether associates of Trump and his campaign coordinated with Russia to influence the election. In December 2019, Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz released a report sharply criticizing the FBI for withholding information from the department about a former Trump campaign aide suspected of working with Russian intelligence. Horowitz concluded, however, that the FBI had legal and factual justification to start the investigation. … [Read more...] about From birtherism to ‘treason’: Trump’s false allegations against Obama