Tag: Facts

Facts suggest a whiter shade of profiling

If you care to dabble in facts, there are two key problems with what LaPierre and Trump, and a slew of Donald Trump, Wayne LaPierrepundits and Twitter alarmists, are saying.

1) Despite the Orlando attack and the deadly terror attack in San Bernardino, Calif., in December, there is no evidence to support the claim that the “terrorists are coming.”

2) In the context of mass shootings, if you look at data stretching to 1982, the appropriate people to profile would be white men who have legally purchased firearms…more: chicagotribune   – Read more: white skin over black skin 

Myths and Facts about Homosexuality

Myth #1: 10 percent of the population is homosexual

Don’t believe this lie. This myth took off when advocates began misquoting a book written by Alfred Kinsey in the 1940s called Sexual Behavior in the Human Male. Kinsey’s goal was to provide a scientific look at human sexuality on the whole—homosexuality was just one aspect of sexuality that he addressed. It’s very clear from more sophisticated research methods that Alfred Kinsey’s 10 percent figure is bogus. MORE  truenews.org

 

CASINO FACTS

The Quraan further states in Surah Al-Maaidah verse 90: “O Ye who believe! Intoxicants and Gambling, Sacrificing to Stones, and (divination by) Arrows, are an abomination, of Satan’s handiwork; Keep away from such, that Ye may prosper.”

CASINO FACT NO. ONE:Casinos will create temporary construction jobs. As for permanent jobs, the great majority ofdownload jobs at casinos can regularly be found on the Forbes list of worst paying jobs in America – including that of ‘gaming dealer’. Casinos will create temporary construction jobs. As for permanent jobs, the great majority of jobs at casinos can regularly Massachusetts Casino Mapbe found on the Forbes list of worst paying jobs in America – including that of ‘gaming dealer’.

CASINO FACT NO. TWO: Proximity to predatory gambling increases addiction within a 50 mile radius by double. The map below illustrates those areas of the state located within 50 miles of proposed casino locations in East Boston, Palmer, and Southeastern Mass.  more: facebook.com/FaithforRepeal  and   citizensagainstcasinogaming