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September 30, 2015
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Today’s Links September 30, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Letter to my pro-life Facebook friends: Please stop showing those photos You are lazily engaging in the tactics and … Continue reading

September 28, 2015
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Today’s Links September 28, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. The Christian right needs Jesus: Why its leaders are so indifferent to human suffering – Salon.com Religious conservatives view … Continue reading

September 25, 2015
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Today’s Links September 25, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. It’s not a lack of self-control that keeps people poor When considering poverty, our national conversation tends to overlook … Continue reading

September 23, 2015
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We Must Fight Poverty With Justice

As Pope Francis brings his powerful message on poverty to America, the US Census Bureau’s report on poverty rates reminds us that our efforts to fight poverty are working, but are not enough. We must also fight poverty with justice.

September 22, 2015
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Today’s Links September 22, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. 7 Rules For Fun And Consensual Sex, Courtesy Of Planned Parenthood A new video series from Planned Parenthood is … Continue reading

September 18, 2015
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Wingnut Week In Review: Clockmaster

Wingnut Week In Review: Clockmaster A 14-year-old high school freshman and budding scientist build his own clock, and brought it to school to show his teacher. Instead, he got arrested, and wingnuts lost their minds. Because he was Muslim, of … Continue reading

September 17, 2015
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Today’s Links September 17, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Ahmed Mohamed is just one example of the bigotry American Muslims face | Linda Sarsour Children like the now-famous … Continue reading

September 15, 2015
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Today’s Links September 15, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Missouri student president gets called ‘n****r’ on campus — and his Facebook response is beautiful After having the N-word … Continue reading

September 9, 2015
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Today’s Links September 9, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. The Next LGBT Battle: Sex Ed Recognizing the dearth of sexual health information for LGBT students, two prominent organizations … Continue reading

September 9, 2015
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Why Kim Davis Isn’t Quite The Martyr She Intended To Be

Why Kim Davis Isn’t Quite The Martyr She Intended To Be Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, seemed set to become a full fledge right-wing martyr/saint. Then a funny thing happened … Continue reading

September 2, 2015
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Today’s Links September 2, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Kentucky clerk denying licenses to gay couples has married four times Records obtained by the Guardian show Kim Davis … Continue reading