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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


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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