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Black. Gay. Father. Vegetarian. Buddhist. Liberal.

January 21, 2015
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Wingnuts And The State of the Union

President Obama’s State of the Union Address, complete with a “mic drop” moment," couldn’t have annoyed Republicans more if he’d entered to the theme from Rocky, and exited to “How Ya Like Me Now.”

January 20, 2015
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Digest for January 20th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for January 20th from 09:48 to 12:26: Four Ways Republicans Are Trying to Take Us Back to the Jim Crow … Continue reading

January 15, 2015
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Digest for January 15th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for January 15th from 15:00 to 15:33: Junot Díaz: ‘We Live in a Society Where Default Whiteness Goes Unremarked’ – … Continue reading

January 13, 2015
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Digest for January 13th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for January 13th from 14:09 to 14:20: It’s Not Just the Cops – Public defenders know that the trouble with … Continue reading

January 7, 2015
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Mitch McConnell’s “Scary” Problem

Mitch McConnell’s goal for the new Republican-led congress is simple: Don’t scare voters away from a GOP presidential candidate in 2016. Recent events, both silly and serious, suggest that will be an uphill battle.

January 5, 2015
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Digest for January 5th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for January 5th from 13:07 to 13:25: Homophobic, transphobic parents make abusive homes. Let’s help LGBT kids get out | … Continue reading