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Jeff Sessions uses scripture as a text of terror

Clearly, Sessions is no biblical scholar Christians like U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions like to smugly recite biblical scripture to promulgate their self-righteous acts...

The 50 Senators who voted to confirm Brett Kavanaugh are creeps

Creep of the Week: 50 Senators that supported Brett Kavanaugh If you’ve ever wanted to commit sexual assault, now is your chance. I mean, has...

Jailed transwoman fought for her dignity in Massachusetts

Commentary  Transgender people are in every facet of life, even prison. Too often, however, because of physical and sexual assaults, and being housed in facilities according...

The Supreme Court cares about religious animus — except when it...

Legal commentary by Daniel Mach, Director, ACLU Program on Freedom of Religion and Belief In a pair of religious freedom rulings this month, the Supreme...

What’s happening to LGBT Pride?

Many say the tension was always present I'd like to say there was something in the air. Pride 2017—here and abroad—was one of the...

It’s probably worse than we think

Casting Aspersions Watching CNN over morning coffee and shaking my head in disbelief has become a daily ritual. Every day brings fresh examples of...

A message of hope

Casting Aspersions  Faithful readers of this column will be used to me preaching, censuring, and criticizing. That being so, it is probable there are no...

Trump voters make me want to grind my teeth into powder

Creep of the Week: Trump voters The other day I heard a self-proclaimed democrat who voted for Trump say he didn’t like Hillary. “Bernie would...

God’s trans-affirming vote in Massachusetts

Massachusetts Question 3 Trump’s administration is trying to define transgender Americans out of existence. Trump wants his administration to remove the word “gender” from...

Profound respect

Casting Aspersions — EXTRA In the era of Trump-the-Toad we no longer stand on the firm ground of agreed definitions. “Truth isn’t truth,” as Trump...