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I guess those who would like to abolish the separation of Church and State are jumping for joy with this latest SCOTUS ruling . However, be assured, their ecstasy will be short-lived if the ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon May 05, 2014 at 11:25 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
" Vegetarian food may be good for you, but it can't make you see, what you don't want to see ." http://davidkeithlaw.wordpress.com/2014/04/22/our-last-lunch/
by samsoneyes
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Apr 22, 2014 at 07:58 PM PDT with 74 Recommends
To the people who really know how to say, in words, exactly what most of us freethinkers feel... I THANK YOU! ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Mar 27, 2014 at 08:47 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
And America May Be Singing "Hello Darkness My Old Friend". Here we go again, back to the dark ages! If SCOTUS rules in favor of religious control over the laws that we must live under... The long ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 57 comments on Mon Mar 24, 2014 at 08:34 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Big changes have come to my neck of the woods and the last couple of years have found me mostly absent from Daily Kos. I used to be quite a prolific diarist, I had a lot to say and still do, but ...
by Ellinorianne
Comment Count 42 comments on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 09:25 AM PST with 43 Recommends
Not surprisingly, those who supported Mitt Romney this past election felt a bitter disappointment at his loss, the same feelings Barack Obama’s supporters would have experienced had he failed in ...
by R H Sheldon
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Nov 13, 2012 at 10:40 AM PST with 9 Recommends
My husband and I were married 22 years ago at the Presidio in San Francisco, a traditional military service with my husband in his brand new 2nd Lietenant's mess dress uniform, myself in cream ...
by angelajean
Comment Count 51 comments on Sat Jun 09, 2012 at 03:56 AM PDT with 59 Recommends
(I wrote this article in the early 1970s during the wind down of the Vietnam War, to which my husband was assigned while I stayed behind in Omaha with our two small children for a year. I still ...
by people power granny
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Apr 29, 2012 at 04:56 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
It's Christmas Eve in the Bracken household. I am completely absorbed by the family this morning, forgive me for this, but I imagine that it is Christmas Eve in most homes! Like many other families ...
by twigg
Comment Count 31 comments on Sat Dec 24, 2011 at 11:45 AM PST with 63 Recommends
The Republican Party has always represented HATE but during this presidential election period the GOP has gone over the cliff in the HATE category. Rick Perry is an example of this HATE and ANYONE ...
by thinkingblue
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Dec 12, 2011 at 08:09 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Joe is sixteen years old. He lives in England, in a small village, with his brother, Tom, his Mum and two cats. Joe is still at school and doing very well. He has just achieved some very good ...
by twigg
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Sep 01, 2011 at 05:38 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
So I got married. It was fantastic. Seriously. GLBT people - do not accept anything less than marriage. We had a civil ceremony with a judge and it was perfection. We had the wrong kind of visa.
by Mortifyd
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Aug 25, 2011 at 09:46 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
Hi friends. No job offer from Killeen ISD. I wasn't even notified by them. Our wedding anniversary is coming up. It is August 23. We have been separated almost 6 months now. And I thought that ...
by math4barack
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Aug 17, 2010 at 07:13 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
The Secular Coalition for America has released a simple, five-question questionnaire to aid voters ...
by RandomActsOfReason
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Aug 05, 2010 at 01:31 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Going through old journals, I breathe a sigh of relief that what I experienced then is no longer. I begged a Higher Power to help me leave an abusive and depressing relationship, but I never ...
by people power granny
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Jul 18, 2010 at 07:58 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
The recent Gods and Politics conference in Copenhagen adopted the following Declaration on Religion in Public Life . The conference was the first European event of Atheist Alliance ...
by RandomActsOfReason
Comment Count 32 comments on Tue Jul 13, 2010 at 05:52 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
OK I've never done a "breaking" diary before but this is and it's heart breaking to me too. No, I don't know them personally but still.. After 40 years of marriage that seemed to have withstood the ...
by Vita Brevis
Comment Count 334 comments on Tue Jun 01, 2010 at 09:36 AM PDT with 91 Recommends
Judge Walker of the Prop8 trial has allowed "friend of the court" ( amicus ) briefs to be filed by parties who want to weigh in on either side of the case. ...
by I T
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Feb 05, 2010 at 12:41 PM PST with 30 Recommends
In a letter to the New York Times published on Saturday, Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) recommends ...
by Daphne Eviatar Human Rights 1st
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Feb 01, 2010 at 03:13 PM PST with 10 Recommends
When marriages or long relationships end, they don't. Whatever you want to call these relationships, they keep on going in one way or another, good or bad, and we often walk and re-walk events and ...
by cany
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Jan 02, 2010 at 08:38 PM PST with 12 Recommends