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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE 'FORBIDDEN' U.S., Canadian imams issue fatwa against honor killings ottawa-mosque-wikimedia

Over 30 American imams signed a fatwa Saturday condemning honor killings, after a Canada court convicted Afghan immigrants for murdering four female relatives.

ANTI-IMMIGRATION SCHEME McCain: Romney’s ‘self-deportation’ scheme is inhumane John McCain speaks to Univision

While former Republican presidential nominee John McCain may be a big supporter of Mitt Romney, the Arizona senator isn’t a fan when it comes to the GOP frontrunner’s policy of “self-deportation” for undocumented immigrants.

CENSORSHIP University unblocks student access to petition website Locked internet image via

Arizona State University announced Saturday that it would no longer block the popular online petition website after receiving a flood of complaints from students and others.

SINOPHOBIA? GOP candidate airs racially charged ad during Super Bowl Asian woman from Hoekstra ad

A Super Bowl ad for U.S. Senate candidate Pete Hoekstra uses an Asian woman speaking in broken English to accuse his rival, Democratic incumbent Debbie Stabenow, of helping the Chinese economy.

BUT GLENN BECK SAID... Moyers: Saul Alinsky ‘was a good American’ Bill Moyers on his show. Screenshot via PBS.

Bill Moyers decided Friday evening to defend community activist figure Saul Alinsky from Newt Gingrich’s constant attacks on him on the campaign trail.

THAT'S A STRETCH NOM sees correlation between its pledge and Ron Paul’s failures ron-paul-new-hampshire-flickr

The National Organization for Marriage noted that Texas Rep. Ron Paul was the only Republican candidate that hadn’t signed its pledge and was also the only one who failed to win a single primary or caucus.