"If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe."
- Carl Sagan
Jimmy Carter is making a “call to action” over discrimination and violence against women, addressing issues from female genital mutilation to child marriage in a new book out in the US this week. The 39th US president writes in A Call to Action of his belief that “the most serious and unaddressed worldwide challenge is the deprivation and abuse of women and girls”, which he says is “largely caused by a false interpretation of carefully selected religious texts and a growing tolerance of violence and warfare, unfortunately following the example set during my lifetime by the United States”.
Muslim man demonstrates in just 1-minute how sexist the Islamic mentality is
Or “How I Learned to Stop Thinking for Myself and Just Trust Republican Jesus.”
(via Republican Jesus)
If the American Pharmacists Association would ban their members from participating in executions, the Association could help put a stop to the manufacturing and supplying of drugs used for lethal injections and help end the use of the death penalty in the US once and for all. Tell the American Pharmacists Association: Ban your members from participating in executions now.
Tabb, who grows Roundup Ready corn as well, says he didn’t find raising the older non-GMO variety much harder to grow. He said the yield from his non-GMO fields were the same as those from his GMO fields, and that his costs were the same.