Justice

Steve December 2, 2021

A professor at the evangelical Liberty University has been arrested and charged in the abduction and sexual battery of a student, according to the evangelical school and Lynchburg, Virginia, court records show. William Atwell was arrested late last month on charges of sexual battery and abduction by force, according to court records. He has since […]

Steve December 2, 2021

Police arrested Rossie Dennis, 60, on an outstanding warrant for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon stemming from a disturbance involving a parking spot. “The dispute between Dennis and the unnamed woman in the car allegedly arose over a parking spot at an H-E-B, a Texas-based grocery store chain,” Law & Crime reports. “Screenshots from […]

Steve December 1, 2021

Eric Metaxas, who earlier this year told people not to get vaccinated against COVID-19 “if only to be a rebel,” was missing from his radio show for two weeks because he and his family got infected by the virus, including his 94-year-old father who ended up having to go to the emergency room. Metaxas obviously […]

Steve December 1, 2021

Televangelist Marcus Lamb, who once compared LGBTQ people to “drug addicts and shoplifters” and vocally opposed Covid-19 vaccines, has died at 64, weeks after he contracted Covid-19. Lamb was the co-founder and former CEO of the conservative Christian Daystar Television Network which regularly hosted anti-vaccine activists, including Sherri Tenpenny, who believes that vaccines make people […]

Steve December 1, 2021

Joan Halstead, a 72-year-old resident of the Villages, has been arrested on a warrant charging her with casting more than one election ballot, according to Villages-News.com. Halstead, who is a registered Republican, was booked into the Sumter County jail on Monday evening and was released few hours later after posting $2,000 bond. In Florida, casting […]

Steve November 30, 2021

Marcus Lamb, who used his Daystar television network to produce dozens of programs spreading disinformation about COVID-19 and vaccines, has died of COVID-19. Dan Ball used his “Real America” program on the One America News network to interview radical QAnon conspiracy theorist Liz Crokin about the Ghislaine Maxwell trial. Shane Vaughn insists that Europeans didn’t […]

Steve November 29, 2021

I try to get to know the candidates Blue America considers endorsing as well as I can. It’s not always easy. Some are quite resistant but the easiest candidates to get to know are the ones I can sit down with face to face, usually California candidates– like Culver City Mayor Daniel Wayne Lee. Daniel […]

Steve November 25, 2021

The following article was originally published at Ongoing History Of Protest Music. The latest single from Canadian indigenous throat singer Tanya Tagaq’s forthcoming album, “Tongues,” is about accountability. “Oh, you’re guilty,” she sings. “It’s not a question,” a press release from her states. “Tongues” will be released on March 11, 2022, and it “speaks not to […]