The Republic of T.

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

December 8, 2011
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Herman Cain & Eddie Long: A Tale of Two Players

It’s rare that two very public implosions occur almost simultaneously or resonate so well with one another as the the crashing and burning of Herman Cain’s presidential campaign and Eddie Long’s marriage and ministry. It’s even rarer that two high … Continue reading

April 7, 2010
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Poisonous Parenting: The “Oh Father” Edition

This entry is part 5 of 26 in the series poisonous parenting

This entry is part 5 of 26 in the series poisonous parentingIt’s been a while since I’ve added to this series. There are probably a number of reasons, among them that I’ve found myself blogging more about other issues and … Continue reading

January 12, 2009
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Poisonous Parenting: Best Protected

This entry is part 25 of 26 in the series poisonous parenting

This entry is part 25 of 26 in the series poisonous parentingI realize I should probably let it go. After all, there are some people you’re just never gonna reach. Let me explain it this way. When I first came … Continue reading

November 28, 2008
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“Children Do Better…” With White Parents?

In the wake of the news that Florida’s gay adoption ban was ruled unconstitutional, I made this observation about the right and adoption. I can tell you, though, after marriage the right will come after our families next. What some … Continue reading

November 11, 2008
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From the People Who Helped Bring You Proposition 8

Dead, but baptized, Jews. Holocaust survivors said Monday they are through trying to negotiate with the Mormon church over posthumous baptisms of Jews killed in Nazi concentration camps, saying the church has repeatedly violated a 13-year-old agreement barring the practice. … Continue reading

September 10, 2008
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Log Cabin’s “Inclusive” Veep Candidate

I can’t wait to hear how LCR explains this away. Via Queerty comes more specifics on the story about Sarah Palin inquiring about banning books from the public library while mayor of Wasillia. In her first public statement since Palin … Continue reading