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Frederick Clarkson is Senior Fellow at Political Research Associates and the caregiver for his parents. He has written about politics and religion for thirty years. He lives in Massachusetts.

Groups: Pro Choice, Massachusetts Kosmopolitans, Abortion, Progressive Friends of the Library Newsletter, Street Prophets , CareGiving Kos, House of LIGHTS, New England Kossacks

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Diaries published: 1121 (14 days since last diary on Sat May 09, 2015 at 07:48 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 10716 (13 days since last comment on Mon May 11, 2015 at 12:51 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: frequent

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 48608

Total Comment Ratings: 42765

Most Recommended Diary: NBC News on Sen. Clinton & "The Family", 588 comments, 545 recommends

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Frederick Clarkson's Most Recent Diaries:

As marriage equality has advanced around the country, and the U.S. Supreme Court is set to rule on the issue in June, threatening language is escalating on the Christian Right. If these culture ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 78 comments on Sat May 09, 2015 at 07:48 PM PDT with 81 Recommends
I think there are two underreported features of the fallout from Indiana that we should make sure do not get lost in the hoo ha. One is that people are getting it that religious freedom does not ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 111 comments on Thu Apr 16, 2015 at 06:00 PM PDT with 208 Recommends
Barry Lynn, the longtime executive director of Americans United for Separation of Church and State , recently posted an important essay at Huffington Post . In it, he cheered the Obama administration'
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Apr 11, 2015 at 07:29 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
The Presbyterian Church (USA) has recently been in the news for its historic approval of marriage equality. But in these news stories, you may have noticed that Christian Right organizations that ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 50 comments on Sat Apr 04, 2015 at 06:06 PM PDT with 71 Recommends
The 29th annual conference From Abortion Rights to Social Justice: Building the Movement for Reproductive Freedom will be held from April 10-12 at Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts. The ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Apr 03, 2015 at 01:57 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
An international network of some of the world’s most vitriolic Religious Right activists and self-proclaimed orthodox religious leaders is holding its ninth global conference in Salt Lake City, ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 23 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 04:48 PM PDT with 38 Recommends

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