March 13, 2013

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Some Thoughts on the Politics of the New Pope

Filed by Bil Browning | March 13, 2013 | 5:00 PM | comments

The College of Cardinals has chosen a new Pope and the big winner is Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina. He has chosen the name Pope Francis.Read More


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Boy Scouts Sends Out Slanted Survey Over Antigay Ban

Filed by Karen Ocamb | March 13, 2013 | 3:00 PM | comments

The beleaguered Boy Scouts of America sent out Sunday to ostensibly seek opinions about whether the religious-based, officially anti-gay organization should lift their antiquated ban on gay Scouts and troop leaders.Read More


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Is Wells Fargo Guilty of Negligent Homicide?

Filed by Terrance Heath | March 13, 2013 | 1:30 PM | comments

According to the attorney general, our big banks have gotten so big that bringing criminal charges against them "will have a negative impact on the national economy, perhaps even the world economy." Is "Too Big To Jail" a license to kill? Read More


AIDS Policy That Doesn't Make Sense

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | March 13, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

The world didn't come to an end on December 21st, as predicted by some. Meanwhile we're clicking into a new twelve-month round on the white man's calendar, not to mention the fourth decade of the AIDS epidemic.Read More


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What You Need To Know for 3/13/13

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | March 13, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

The Vatican now owns a big gay spa, Colorado's legislature passes civil unions, The Queen doesn't come out strong for LGBT rights after all, trans* youth video blogging, and more. Read More