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Engagement on Social Media: Sochi Olympics

From the start, the Sochi Olympics have been about engagement on social media, with athletes using crowd-funding to support their dreams, but the Olympics have also been very controversial, with raised eyebrows at the  729 more words

Social Media

The Boy Scouts Banned My Church Because We Support Gays

The congregation that I serve, Rainier Beach United Methodist Church, is an incredibly diverse place. We have various racial and ethnic groups. Our people come from various economic strata. 666 more words

Fired Lesbian Police Chief Gets Outpouring Of Support From Tiny SC Town

The mayor is definitely an ass. It’s so heartwarming to hear of the support for this woman considering she lives in a very conservative community. 218 more words

Gay Rights

Republican Activists Push Party On Gay Marriage

Hopefully there will be a better response if the push comes from within.

LAS VEGAS (AP) — As bans against gay marriage crumble and public opinion on the issue shifts rapidly, some Republicans are pushing the party to drop its opposition to same-sex unions, part of a broader campaign to get the GOP to appeal to younger voters by de-emphasizing social issues.

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Gay Marriage

A HIPPIE JESUS, HIPPIE CHRISTIANS, AND THE SOCIAL GOSPEL

“And when the Pharisees saw this, they said to his disciples, “Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners? But when he heard it, he said, “Those who are well have no need of a physician, but those who are sick. 2,418 more words

Welcome to the 50s!

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New titles released! Volumes 5 and 6 in the “Doc and Raider” collection: RELENTLESSLY CANADIAN and SOMEWHAT CANADIAN, as well as THE ROAD TO AJ, THE BROTHERS VOLTAIRE, and UNABLE TO REMEMBER… all perfect for summer readind! 36 more words

Mistrust and Hate: The Frightening New Lives of Homosexuals in Uganda

By Jan Puhl in Kampala, Uganda

Michael Kawuba is sitting in his church office reflecting on tumescence. “We Ugandans get an erection when we see a beautiful woman,” he says.

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