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Race and Homophobia: In the Congress, It's a NOT-Black Thing

In California’s last election, the passage of Proposition 8 barring same-sex marriage equality was made possible for many reasons, including the meddling of Roman Catholic and Mormon religious leaders, but also in part by the disproportionate support of black voters, leading to dismayed November 5

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Barack Obama Is Not My President

Barack Obama is showing, with his choice of Rick Warren to provide a religious invocation over the Presidential Inauguration, that his dependence upon homohpobia and theocratic kooks was not just a campaign tactic. It’s going to be part of the way Barack Obama governs too.

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Two March Together To Protest Prop 8 Discrimination

Paget and Jones truly dedicated themselves to the cause of marriage equality, and set out on foot. They dedicated themselves to a protest march against the ban on same-sex marriage, walking all the way from Los Angeles to the California state Supreme Court in San Francisco.

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Sure You Want Religious Marriage Standards? Consider the Salvation Army

As protests against the passage of Proposition 8 continue, broadening from rallies and demonstrations to boycotts of companies that opposed marriage equality, it is worth considering the argument of the opposition. Religious opponents of same-sex marriage rights (including the Catholic and Mormon churches heavily funding

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