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Republican PR Campaign Takes Cue from LGBT Rights

Filed by Bil Browning | September 29, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

The Republicans have come out with a new PR campaign, proclaiming "Republicans are people too." In the spirit of coming out, the ad tries to cast conservatives as "every man."Read More


Congress Plays With Political Fire... Again

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 28, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

With the threat of a third Iraq war and more military involvement in Middle Eastern affairs, Congress chose now to go on vacation. I wonder why the public rates them lower than kitchen mold in approval?Read More

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Wingnut Week In Review: Eric Holder Edition

Filed by Terrance Heath | September 28, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

This week the announcement of Eric Holder's resignation brought out the nuttiest of wingnuts. Obama saluted with a latte, setting off the usual calls for impeachment. Meanwhile, Kansas raised funds and generated buzz. You know, the usual.Read More

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Bachmann: Marriage Equality is 'Not An Issue Anymore'

Filed by John M. Becker | September 26, 2014 | 3:00 PM | comments

Even Michele Bachmann, who literally built her career on scapegoating and demonizing gay people, now sees the writing on the wall on marriage equality.Read More

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BREAKING: UN Human Rights Council Votes for LGBT Rights

Filed by John M. Becker | September 26, 2014 | 1:30 PM | comments

The United Nations Human Rights Council - the UN's top human rights watchdog - today approved a resolution condemning discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.Read More