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Over the centuries Christianity has worn some very ugly faces. During the Crusades, Inquisition, and witch hunts Christianity appeared to be made up intolerant murderers who rounded up anyone who ...
by christians4
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Dec 22, 2014 at 09:59 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Volumes have been written and posted this week about the Senate's report on torture, much of it predictable. The Right believes that the report is the work of America-hating bleeding hearts who do ...
by julimyers
Comment Count 32 comments on Sat Dec 13, 2014 at 02:10 PM PST with 48 Recommends
In an interview with Capitol Download's Susan Page on Wednesday Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James said that the ban on transgender troops is likely to be reassessed in the near future and that ...
by rserven
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2014 at 04:00 PM PST with 34 Recommends
Gloucester County School Board voted 6-1 on Tuesday night to enact a new policy about transgender students. The new policy is basically, "We don't believe transgender kids are who they say they are."
by rserven
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Dec 11, 2014 at 04:00 PM PST with 28 Recommends
Good things are happening in Plano, Texas: The Plano City Council passed its Equal Right Policy by a 5-3 vote on Monday evening, ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 61 comments on Thu Dec 11, 2014 at 10:47 AM PST with 166 Recommends
Yesterday Secretary of Labor Tom Perez announced that the final ...
by rserven
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2014 at 11:02 AM PST with 20 Recommends
"Now I wanted to say something about the fact that we have lived over these last two or three summers with agony and we have seen our cities going up in flames. And I would be the first to say that ...
by aboyer
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri Nov 28, 2014 at 02:00 PM PST with 3 Recommends
The IP conflict here at DKos is always a zippy matter and not for the faint of heart. Many here question what Israeli governments do and others question the questioners, both sides often with an ...
by Christy1947
Comment Count 56 comments on Mon Nov 24, 2014 at 12:39 PM PST with 26 Recommends
Charles talks about the South today in the NYT It's basically segregation all over again. I’m reminded of the story that one of my brothers told about being transferred along with a white co-...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2014 at 02:06 AM PST with 68 Recommends
As I think of Ferguson, Mo. I recall an opportunity I had and I dang sure took it and to think how it could escalate today tells me just how backwards we have gone. I had recently gotten a ...
by Vetwife
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Nov 18, 2014 at 06:16 PM PST with 17 Recommends
News coverage in this area this week focused on a remarkable development. Subject to appeal, the state of South Carolina's ban on marriage equality was overturned as unconstitutional. The judge ...
by BeninSC
Comment Count 59 comments on Fri Nov 14, 2014 at 05:00 PM PST with 39 Recommends
In times of trouble federally and at the state level, the battle for equal treatment and access moves to the local level. In recent times I have written about current attempts to move us forward in ...
by rserven
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Nov 14, 2014 at 04:00 PM PST with 21 Recommends
The bigots in Kansas must be feeling emboldened, because they just won't let it go: Kansas is appealing a federal judge's order that the state must allow same-sex couples to ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Nov 06, 2014 at 11:50 AM PST with 9 Recommends
Glenn Greenwald: LGBT Groups Assimilationist & Force For Bad http://youtu.be/oV9FKnU7Zkc?list=PLFNO0QxSo1X2GUhn3wjCUhdxDydmyQs4j Jeff 4 Justice asks journalist Glenn Greenwald about LGBT mega ...
by conversations4connecting
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Nov 05, 2014 at 07:21 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Do you ever get the feeling that news stories are extensions of high school spats? First Sarah Palin’s family was brawling at a party, now a boyfriend-gone-bitter sparked an ...
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 222 comments on Fri Oct 31, 2014 at 06:50 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
Potty-Mouthed Princesses Drop F-Bombs for Feminism by FCKH8.com Vimeo vid: F-Bombs for Feminism FCKYEAH! Please take the 2:35 to view it but be aware: it's young kids using very strong language!
by Antitheist
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Oct 22, 2014 at 04:55 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has called for elimination of the ban that prohibits transgender people from openly serving in the United States military. Leader Pelosi believes there is no ...
by rserven
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Oct 18, 2014 at 10:30 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Another victory for Marriage Equality in a red state! I'm not one of the legal people here so I can't comment on appeals and stays. Still looking for more information, but wanted to put this out ...
by kpelligra
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Oct 12, 2014 at 03:46 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
http://www.supremecourt.gov/orders/courtorders%5C101014zr.pdf (ORDER LIST: 574 U.S.) FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2014 ORDER IN PENDING CASE 14A374 OTTER, GOV. OF ID, ET AL. V. LATTA, SUSAN, ET AL. The ...
by Just Bob
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Oct 10, 2014 at 07:49 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Republicans, bigots, xenophobes and the like who are so against equal human rights…..in the case of marriage equality, use this slippery slope argument that if all human beings are allowed to marry,
by Samuel Helgabond
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Sep 24, 2014 at 06:31 PM PDT with 2 Recommends