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As I wrote previously, there were some bald-face lies in the Michigan attorney general's brief to the Supreme Court in the DeBoer v Snyder case. (This was the Michigan instance of the four marriage ...
by STEVEinMI
Comment Count 25 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 11:17 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
Originally forced to remove her makeup for a driver's license photo, a transgender teen will be allowed to wear makeup for her driver's license photo like any other girl. The change of position ...
by recoveringConservative
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Same-sex marriage may seem to be the ultimate goal for many gay people but for many, it is just being treated the same as everyone else, without condemnation. Personally, I do not intend on every ...
by fidlerten
Comment Count 44 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 07:34 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Link The below montage consists of numerous clips of Hillary kicking some GOP ass over the years. The lady pulls no punches and really knows how to fire back at partisan attacks from various ...
by BlankBeat
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 02:42 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Read Meryl Streep’s introduction of Hillary Clinton during the recent 2012 Women in the World conference. Truly inspiring: Two years ago when Tina Brown and Diane von Furstenberg first ...
by BlankBeat
Comment Count 477 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 02:32 PM PDT with 347 Recommends
Because of course he does. Michigan attorney general Bill Schuette has been a hero of Michigan's right-wing culture warriors since taking office. Why is the Sixth Circuit marriage equality case ...
by STEVEinMI
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Apr 13, 2015 at 07:30 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
While claiming to be the Party of Christian Values , today's Neo-Confederate GOP have thrown Jesus' repeated admonitions to care for the poor and sick , to judge not lest ye be judged , and to love ...
by Onomastic
Comment Count 20 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 10:47 AM PDT with 34 Recommends
Although I named myself here Navy Vet Terp, after the Navy, and after law school thanks to the GI Bill, I went back into the military, this time as an Air Force JAG officer, serving from 1979 to 1983.
by Navy Vet Terp
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Apr 12, 2015 at 08:36 AM PDT with 67 Recommends
It all started with my grand parents. Their books. How they saved my mother, younger sister and I. To all extents and purposes, at the age of six I "woke up" one day at their house and began a ...
by Onomastic
Comment Count 270 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 11:56 AM PDT with 206 Recommends
The "religious freedom" debacles in Indiana and Arkansas have illustrated a lot of important points lately. The big one, of course, is that we as a society are moving past the point where it is ...
by Rachel191
Comment Count 214 comments on Mon Apr 06, 2015 at 04:52 PM PDT with 274 Recommends
No doubt you’ve heard the proverb, “A fool and his money are soon parted.” Nowhere is this more true than in the case of people who send money to businesses that claim a “moral” stance ...
by Molly Weasley
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Apr 06, 2015 at 02:54 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Much has been written about Religious Liberty and Religious Persecution in the past few weeks. Those of the Religious persuasion, see themselves as being personal aggrieved. Supposedly they have ...
by jamess
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2015 at 09:50 AM PDT with 60 Recommends
In a Washington Post op-ed piece today containing a teaspoon of thoughtful reflection and a heaping cup of drooling stupidity, Jonathan Turley (the Shapiro Professor of Public Interest Law at George ...
by DocDawg
Comment Count 95 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 05:05 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
If they weren't such utter asshats one could almost feel sorry for the tri-cornered teabag set, whom wake up each morning and tune into the fun-house mirror refraction of reality that is the Fox ...
by durrati
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 11:54 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
It's not like progressives have been telling you for years and years that the GOP is THE party of the rich. That they would sell their own grandmother down the river for a buck. That they would ...
by saxoman1
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 10:52 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
I grew up in a David Letterman household and while I'm excited for Stephen Colbert to be taking over, I am sad to see Letterman hang it up. Being a native of the Hoosier state, Letterman ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 08:38 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
We've been treated over the last couple of days to terrific examples of, how shall I describe it ... perhaps ... gaywashing? Stern statements of disappointment from NASCAR, tut-tuts and inclusive ...
by Dartagnan
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 05:31 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
It's official: the growing opposition to the Indiana religious discrimination law is now bipartisan in nature. Craig Dunn, the chairman of the Republican Party of Howard County, Indiana (Howard ...
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 13 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 08:29 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
When the Basketball Association turns against your state for its bigoted policies, just maybe your state is on the losing side of the argument . Armour: NCAA's next moves should be out of Indiana ...
by jamess
Comment Count 25 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 07:26 PM PDT with 44 Recommends
Whah? Noting that "political invisibility is not an issue today," DeWine argued that LGBT people didn't deserve "protected-class status" because it's "reserved for those 'relegated to such a ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 12:00 PM PDT with 14 Recommends