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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...

Live in this life, not in a belief of afterlife

A frightening Handmaid's Tale with Trump as President A pall hangs over many Americans since Donald Trump has taken office. One sign of this dark...

Milo Yiannopoulos is not a good person

Creep of the Week  Milo Yiannopoulos is not a good person. But, then, who cares, right? It’s not like he gives a shit about being...

July 4 “Independence Day” for whom?

Make America Great Again? This week we celebrate July 4th with rounds of festivities marking our nation’s 242 years of independence. Scenes of hyper-patriotism will be...

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...

More bad news you probably haven’t heard yet

Casting Aspersions: “Fasten your seat belts. It’s going to be a bumpy ride” Everyone has been so focused on the impending disaster of yet another...

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...

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...

LGBT civil rights activist Peter Tatchell

Out Profile: A Living Saint  About ten years ago, my husband Mike and I had the pleasure and privilege of having dinner in London with...

United Methodist Church is still struggling for LGBT inclusion

The One Church plan is inclusive The United Methodist Church is still in need of prayer when it comes to full inclusion of its...