Posted in Religion

Enough.

Since Dianne Feinstein and Ted Cruz’s back and forth over gun control this week, I’ve been thinking about Harvey Milk a lot. Why? Because Feinstein…

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Posted in Headlines LGBT Politics

Embracing Rob Portman's Gay Marriage Conversion

Senator Robert Portman’s (R-OH) change of heart on marriage equality must be celebrated.  His son’s admission to his parents took enormous courage, one no father…

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Posted in Images Race Satire / Humor State Issues

Jim Crow Jr. by Bill Day

The South turned Republican after the Voting Rights Act of 1965 was passed. That was no accident. Drawn by a Southerner—

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Posted in Gun Control Headlines Politics

New Gun Laws, USA? You'll Be Okay.

For all our faults, foibles and controversial love of Vegemite, turns out, we down-underers have got something right, and I’m not just talking about Tim-Tams….

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Posted in Headlines LGBT

LGBT Wedding Cakes And The Right To Refuse Service

Oregon’s local news provider, KATU and later NBC interviewed a baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.  Klein recounts the exchange that took place on…

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Posted in Foreign Affairs Headlines Politics Race State Issues

Australia Day and the Aborigines in the Lucky Country

  Last month on January 26th, Australians gathered to celebrate Australia Day, or, as it’s affectionately dubbed, ‘Straya Day. Across the land we fired up…

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