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Last evening, the weekly issue of the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) was released. The NEJM is one of the most prestigious medical journals published. Its weekly editorial is most often ...
by d3clark
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 11:30 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
This is just pathetic. The staff of Florida Sen. Marco Rubio—the candidate of tomorrow—has reportedly met regularly with the gay group the Log Cabin Republicans in order to reach out to them, ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 36 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 10:33 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Alabama will eventually be forced to accept the reality of same-sex marriage -- but some folks will kick and scream the whole way there. Take, for instance, the Rev. David Gonnella, pastor of ...
by quaoar
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 10:25 AM PDT with 9 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
Unsurprisingly, religious leaders who have staked their ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2015 at 11:21 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
"I also don't believe that your sexual preferences are a choice for the vast and enormous majority of people. In fact...I believe that sexual preference is something that people are born with." "It'...
by se portland
Comment Count 198 comments on Sun Apr 19, 2015 at 12:40 PM PDT with 184 Recommends
The media has fixated this week on a simple question for ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 78 comments on Fri Apr 17, 2015 at 12:29 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Image via MotherJones.com Today, Hillary Clinton ...
by Scan
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2015 at 04:58 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
CNN's Jake Tapper taps into one of the big head-scratchers regarding Florida Sen. Marco Rubio's forward-thinking candidacy—he's so behind the times. You are ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 39 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2015 at 01:40 PM PDT with 50 Recommends
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio spent Monday night selling himself as the 2016 campaign's fresh face of tomorrow. Yet on Tuesday, MSNBC's Kasie Hunt immediately zeroed in ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 50 comments on Sat Apr 18, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
Tensions are running high in Ireland with a referendum on same-sex marriage coming up on May 22. So when a Dublin stationery company received so many homophobic leaflets, it got fed up and decided ...
by VL Baker
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 06:22 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
I know that there have been a lot of diaries on the RFRA laws like the one in Indiana already. I don't know how much more my take contributes to it. On the other hand, I think that if people were ...
by pierre9045
Comment Count 28 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 08:52 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Originally posted at Eclectablog . When the owner of Memories Pizza in Indiana recently told reporters that she would refuse to bake pies for wedding receptions if the couple were gay or lesbian, ...
by Eclectablog
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 09:52 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
Innovative Interpretation Breaking with tradition on the journey toward understanding, compassion by Barry Friedman (First appeared in [The Tulsa Voice http://www.thetulsavoice.com/March-B-2015/...
by vuzvilla
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Apr 06, 2015 at 04:00 AM PDT with 4 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
This is going to be sort off topic but sort of on topic (how is that possible)? I need to address this growing trend in the US (and world) of as soon as someone is considered, "wronged" or a "hero"
by ArtemisBSG
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 11:52 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Let's just say for the sake of argument that what you believe in your religion is right for you. I get it. Religion is a personal thing. And let's just say that I believe you when you say that you ...
by ruscle
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 08:48 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Showcasing the R-controlled NC General Assembly's utter batshittery, (R) Gov. Pat McCrory managed to be the adult in the room today. In an interview on WFAE's show Charlotte Talks with Mike Collins,
by SteelerGrrl
Comment Count 9 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 03:16 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
The freedom to marry the person you love is not an affront to the freedom of religion. Gay people have hid in the shadows for centuries. Laws based on religions have condemned us without trial. ...
by fidlerten
Comment Count 84 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 08:25 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Originally posted at Eclectablog . Michigan's Bigot-in-Chief, Attorney General Bill Schuette, has put forth some pretty remarkable excuses for his crusade to ensure that same-sex couples cannot ...
by Eclectablog
Comment Count 23 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 05:42 AM PDT with 40 Recommends