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Legislation to End Conversion Therapy Introduced in the Senate

Following a White House report released in October condemning the use of conversion therapy, Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Patty Murray (D-WA) have introduced legislation to end the harmful practice. 251 more words

Contemporary Ethical Issues

Push To Ban Controversial "Anti-Gay" Therapy Introduced In Congress

WASHINGTON, DC (CBS) – New Jersey is one of a few states in this country where so-called “conversion therapy” — which is touted as a way to make gay people straight — is banned. 170 more words

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Jewish Students Should Not Be Caught in the Crossfire

The University of California’s unanimous and historic condemnation of “anti-Semitism and anti-Semitic forms of anti-Zionism” has sparked a fierce national debate. Is anti-Zionism anti-Semitic?

There are those who believe anti-Zionism is unquestionably anti-Semitic. 793 more words

Barack Obama

Snapchat and feeling like a dinosaur

My two buddies were all excited about Snapchat and insisted on enthusiastically showing me how it works.

You take a picture of your face you press this button and then you choose an effect … Open your mouth and a tongue flies out, raise your eyebrows and water gushes out of your eyes, click here and you are wearing shades and a cop uniform. 410 more words

Greg Canty

Real Time with Bill Maher: Bill Maher's Advice to Cory Booker (HBO) - Published on Mar 25, 2016

Bill Maher welcomes Senator Cory Booker to discuss homeland security and the reluctance among Democrats to say the words “Islamic Extremism.”

Point Of Interest

Cory Booker is no friend of public education

…At least he wasn’t.

I have heard Cory Booker’s name off and on for several years and not in a very good light.

On Thursday he will be in Seattle to talk about “Finding common ground as a nation”. 895 more words

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