Close out the weekend properly with this fresh batch of primo posts (as always, props to the Bard’s female sibling):
Too Sense: White Cops Refer To Mostly Black Unit As “The Slave Ship” (h/t Racialicious)
All About Race: Judge Mauffray’s odious revenge: jailing Mychal Bell and Jailing Mychal Bell: Governor Kathleen Blanco assures business as usual
Blackamazon: By hook by crook (h/t Tom @ Automatic Preference)
Impolitical: Harper exploiting Canadians’ privacy rights to his electoral advantage?
The Galloping Beaver: Why listen to experts when you can get politicians to promote the big lie
Le Revue Gauche: Mr. Dithers Accidental War
Pharyngula: FFRF recap: heroes of the revolution, Hitchens screws the pooch, and the unbearable stodginess of atheists (h/t Andrew Sullivan)
Slant Truth: Hip Hop Blogging (many thanks for the props, Kevin!)
Pam’s House Blend: WND fundies fleecing faithful with ‘personal Christmas-defense kit’
Slap Upside The Head: Calgary Mayor Doesn’t “Condone” Gays
TransAdvocate: ENDA The Status Quo and Hero Worship
William K. Wolfrum: How about we stop drugging deportees and drug citizens instead?
Thinking Girl: individual responsibility in a culture of domination
Dawg’s Blawg: Al Gore’s crimes
A Creative Revolution: Well well…look who’s behind the UK Gore attack.
Birth Pangs: Save Lives! Support Ron Paul for Prez! (geez, Fern almost has me reconsidering my decided lack of enthusiasm for Paul — almost) and Fetus Coalition Party: Disinterest in the Ranks
Shakesville: Explainer: What’s an MRA? (h/t Thinking Girl – as advised, be sure to check out the 400+ comments — but take caution whilst sipping a beverage, else you inhale up the shnoz/do a Danny Kaye spit-take/choke with laughter)
Kai Chang: The White Liberal Conundrum (h/t Donna & Kevin)
Intrapolitics: An open letter to white progressives about Jena (h/t Donna)
Canuck Attitude: The Queen Of Denial Doesn’t Live In Egypt
Idealistic Pragmatist: Yankees = Liberals