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Is McCain Tylenol? Is Obama a Stem Cell Injection?

Abarafi suggests a metaphor for the 2008 presidential election: It is more than just a case of the devil you know versus the one you don’t. It’s more like having terminal cancer and one doctor says “you’re dying here’s some pain killers” and the other

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The Vague Power of Faith In Democratic Politics

The Democratic Party is now making the same deal with tax exempt religious groups that it made a long time ago with corporate lobbyists: Come and show us what you can do to help get our candidates elected, and we’ll make sure that legislation and executive policies are changed to bring you a lot more money and power as well.

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Why Can’t Tim Kaine Separate Religion and Politics?

Why can’t we keep politics separate from the messy and often absurd realm of religion? Is Tim Kaine saying that atheists and other nonreligious Americans can’t be involved in politics? Does Tim Kaine think that only religious citizens can be involved in politics?

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?