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"Our 'Real' America": Whiteness Is Still A Proxy For Being American

Anyone can make a fool of himself. So it’s tempting to dismiss last Thursday’s mega-gaffe by Florida Representative Curt Clawson as indicative of nothing more than the fallibility of the human brain. 799 more words

Republicans

Morning Mashup 07/28

Israel, Gaza, Divine Right, and John Piper - Matt Smethurst of The Gospel Coalition writes a compelling and important article for Christians thinking through the conflict between the Israelis and the Palestinians. 506 more words

Christianity

Racism; Alive and Well in the Pacific Northwest

My husbands high school reunion is being held in Bonney Lake, WA on August 2nd.  Since we were going to be attending many of the people from his high school befriended me on Facebook so that we could get acquainted before we arrived.  1,120 more words

The 6 Monthers

Andrea James f*cking hates me. [tw: t-slur]

Did you know that only 20% of the GLAAD board was assigned female at birth (AFAB)?

Did you know that bisexual people are under-represented on the GLAAD board compared to the percentage of bisexuals in the general population? 1,031 more words

Feminism

Get moving, you worthless n__er.

Did you ever see the movie “In the Heat of the Night”?  Made in about 1967, starring Rod Steiger and Sidney Poitier. A great film. 626 more words

Life

Names and photographs of Palestinians killed by Israeli attacks

The Palestinians killed by Israeli attacks on Gaza are more than just numbers in an afterthought news report. They are real people, babies, young boys and girls, men and women, grannies and grampies, people with hopes and dreams and loved ones. 83 more words

Government