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July 24, 2015
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Wingnut Week In Review: Bully For The GOP

Wingnut Week In Review: Bully For The GOP The barely-a-billionaire bully has taken over the GOP’s presidential primary playground. The Republican presidential debate will now take place after school, by the flagpole.

July 21, 2015
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Today’s Links July 21, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Sandra and Kindra: Suicides or Something Sinister? The deaths of two black women who died in policy custody raise … Continue reading

July 21, 2015
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What You Need To Know About John Kasich

Ohio governor John Kasich, the sixteenth candidate for the GOP presidential nomination, is neither the moderate Republican nor the “compassionate conservative” he pretends to be, but he still won’t get the nomination.

July 17, 2015
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Wingnut Week In Review: The Sting

Wingnut Week In Review: The Sting This week, wingnuts attacked Planned Parenthood, with deceptively edited video that would make James O’Keefe proud, got “trumped” again by presidential candidate and xenophobe Donald Trump, and freaked out over the Iran anti-nuke deal.

July 16, 2015
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When Republicans finally

When Republicans finally choose their nominee for president, he or she will be already bought and paid, for by one or more of the GOP sugar daddies of the 2016 election. Never before have so many with little chance of … Continue reading

July 13, 2015
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Today’s Links July 13, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Is the 'Culture War' Over? | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community Recently, New … Continue reading

July 9, 2015
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Today’s Links July 9, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Federal Benefits Will Be Available to All Same-Sex Couples Federal marriage benefits will be extended to all same-sex couples … Continue reading

July 8, 2015
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What Happens After The Confederate Flag Comes Down

What Happens After The Confederate Flag Comes Down South Carolina senate’s vote to remove the Confederate battle flag is an important first step towards honestly addressing our shared history, and the ways its legacy still haunts us 150 years after … Continue reading

July 8, 2015
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Today’s Links July 8, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. [toread] Caitlyn Jenner's Transition Changes Everything — And It Changes Nothing Caitlyn Jenner’s recent transformation and Vanity Fair cover … Continue reading

July 5, 2015
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Today’s Links July 5, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Let’s kick God off the Court: Marriage isn’t the only place where the law has been infected by religion … Continue reading

July 2, 2015
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Today’s Links July 2, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. [toread] Episcopal Church to allow same-sex marriages Resolutions receive strong support at meeting of church’s governing body in UtahThey … Continue reading