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Keep Our Freedom From Being Corroded

Early this morning, the Day of World Peace, Pope Francis spoke of the year ahead. “Keep our freedom from being corroded by the banality of consumerism, the stream of empty words and the overpowering waves of empty chatter and loud shouting…Work in this new year with generosity to realize a world that is more united and welcoming.” 43 more words

Resist

This sums up my feelings.

When I say that those who voted for Dolt45 will be FOREVER JUDGED because of that vote – I mean it.

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— miles reed (@milesjreed) November 30, 2017

Politics

Government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from this earth

On this day in 1863, President Abraham Lincoln delivered the now-famous Gettysburg Address to gathered Union troops at the height of the Civil War.  Lincoln believed, despite the “great battle field of war” that divided the republic, that the “nation, conceived in liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal…can long endure”.  348 more words

Government Crash Course

Raising my daughter in a country where women are thrown out like trash

Today I was marveling at the goodness of the world that I will get to bring my daughter into in just a few short months.  Then I saw a woman who’d been thrown out of a car onto the side of the road like trash. 215 more words

Stronger Together

Quick Hormonal Birth Control Science Explainer

Yesterday, I saw a guy suggest that women who lose insurance coverage can go buy one of seven birth control brands offered by Walmart for $9—and that sounds like a broadly-applicable solution, but only if you don’t understand hormonal birth control. 802 more words

Why We Fight

In Memoriam.

Gordon M. Aamoth, Jr.
Edelmiro Abad
Maria Rose Abad
Andrew Anthony Abate
Vincent Abate
Laurence Christopher Abel
William F. Abrahamson
Richard Anthony Aceto
Jesus Acevedo Rescand… 8,580 more words

Why We Fight