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This Valentine’s Day, Help Keep the Progress Towards Marriage Equality Going

This Valentine’s Day, Help Keep the Progress Towards Marriage Equality Going

While significant progress has been made, much work remains to ensure that all LGBT Americans have the same right and opportunity to marry the person they love that heterosexual Americans have. This Valentine’s Day is a great time for all of us to step forward and support the fight for marriage equality.

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‘We Are NC’ Fights Against Gay Marriage Amendment

‘We Are NC’ Fights Against Gay Marriage Amendment

We Are NC is a campaign of organizations, religious institutions, and individuals working together to defeat the anti-gay marriage amendment.

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Arizona Republican Introduces Bill That Would Make The Lives Of Teachers A Living Hell

Arizona Republican Introduces Bill That Would Make The Lives Of Teachers A Living Hell

Five GOP Senators in Arizona have introduced a bill in Arizona that would make the lives of teachers and professors a living hell inside and outside of school.

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Liz Trotta Of Fox News: Women Should Expect To Be Violently Sexually Assaulted In The Military (VIDEO)

Liz Trotta Of Fox News: Women Should Expect To Be Violently Sexually Assaulted In The Military (VIDEO)

Liz Trotta … is condoning the view that if a woman puts herself in close contact with a group of men she should expect to be raped. What the … really?

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Obama Playing Chess While Republicans Are Playing With Birth Control

Obama Playing Chess While Republicans Are Playing With Birth Control

What does a smart President do when faced with an opposition party who takes the word ‘opposition’ far too literally?

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Missouri Joins Wisconsin As Second State To Use Foreclosure Settlement Funds To Balance Budget

Missouri Joins Wisconsin As Second State To Use Foreclosure Settlement Funds To Balance Budget

When the federal government settled with the banks for $26 billion over the mortgage crisis, it was intended that the money be used to help homeowners. Two states are using it to solve their own cash problems.

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New Jersey Senate Passes Same-Sex Marriage Bill: Equality In The Garden State Now In The Hands Of GOP Governor Chris Christie

New Jersey Senate Passes Same-Sex Marriage Bill: Equality In The Garden State Now In The Hands Of GOP Governor Chris Christie

It’s now in Republican New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s hands whether equality will become the law of the land in the Garden State. The New Jersey Senate has done the right thing and moved a step closer towards recognizing the equality and human rights of all of New Jersey’s citizens by voting to legalize same sex marriage.

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Rick Santorum Says He Will Overturn The Supreme Court If Same-Sex Marriage Is Ruled Legal (VIDEO)

Rick Santorum Says He Will Overturn The Supreme Court If Same-Sex Marriage Is Ruled Legal (VIDEO)

During Meet The Press on Sunday morning, David Gregory asked Rick Santorum what he would do if the Supreme Court upholds the ruling made by the Ninth Circuit Court to strike down Prop 8, which had banned same-sex marriage. Santorum said he would overturn Roe v. Wade and any Supreme Court ruling that makes same-sex marriage legal.

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Non-Presidential Candidate, Sarah Palin, Closes CPAC With Ugly Speech (VIDEO)

Non-Presidential Candidate, Sarah Palin, Closes CPAC With Ugly Speech (VIDEO)

Pretend human being and perennial syntax mangler, Sarah Palin, appeared as one of the final entrants at CPAC this weekend where she delivered a horrendously distorted speech full of one lie and one GOP talking point after another.

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Insider Trading In Congress (VIDEO)

Insider Trading In Congress (VIDEO)

When I have thought (I admit it wasn’t often by any means) about insider trading, I figured it was illegal for all Americans, especially so for people who routinely debate and pass laws. I was wrong.

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Mitch McConnell Supports Allowing Employers To Deny Health Services For Employees Based On ‘Moral Convictions’

Mitch McConnell Supports Allowing Employers To Deny Health Services For Employees Based On ‘Moral Convictions’

On Sunday, during an appearance on Face The Nation, McConnell claimed that requiring employers to cover crucial health services for women is a violation of freedom of religion.

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Tony Bennett Cries Out For Legalization Of Drugs In Wake Of Whitney Houston’s Death (VIDEO)

Tony Bennett Cries Out For Legalization Of Drugs In Wake Of Whitney Houston’s Death (VIDEO)

Tony Bennett knows from where he speaks, He struggled with drug addiction for years culminating in an overdose in 1979.

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Catholic Priest Allegedly Told Child He Was Raping That ‘This Is What God’s Love Feels Like’

Catholic Priest Allegedly Told Child He Was Raping That ‘This Is What God’s Love Feels Like’

According to NBC Los Angeles, one victim has detailed the tragic incident of a priest raping him. Dan Smith told NBC, ‘He would rape me and then say this is what God’s love feels like.’

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The GOP Accuses the Department of Labor of Cooking the Books

The GOP Accuses the Department of Labor of Cooking the Books

Now that it has proven futile for Republicans and conservatives to poo-poo last month’s jobs’ report, the only logical alternative is for them to accuse the Bureau of Labor Statistics of cooking the numbers to make them look better than they actually are for the President.

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LGBT Teens Need Lifeguards: No Experience Required

LGBT Teens Need Lifeguards: No Experience Required

LGBT adolescent suicide has become so common in our society that much of the time the media is not bothering to report these tragedies.

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GOP Senator Introduces Amendment To Allow Any Employer To Deny Any Medical Coverage

GOP Senator Introduces Amendment To Allow Any Employer To Deny Any Medical Coverage

Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO), in another effort to pander the 1% of the female population who have never used birth control and the men who want them to be barefoot and pregnant, introduced an amendment to the transportation bill (that’s right, transportation bill) that would allow any employer to deny any coverage on any whim.

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Consequences Of The Federal Budget Crisis And One Conservative Congressional District’s Resistance To Spending Cuts

Consequences Of The Federal Budget Crisis And One Conservative Congressional District’s Resistance To Spending Cuts

As a result of the Tea Party Republican’s obstructionism, several bills that could have bettered America have been killed.

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Mitt Romney Wins CPAC Straw Poll And Maine Caucuses In Same Day, Voters Still Not Sure About Him

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This week hasn’t been kind to Mitt Romney. This past Tuesday, he lost three state primaries in Missouri, Colorado, and Minnesota by large margins to Rick Santorum. Then the latest PPP poll showed Romney’s popularity take a nose dive among Republicans, while Rick Santorum has become the new golden boy. So Mitt was probably very happy to finally get some good news this week. Or is it good news?

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Right Wing Blogger Andrew Breitbart Accuses Occupy Protesters Of Being Rapists At CPAC (VIDEO)

Right Wing Blogger Andrew Breitbart Accuses Occupy Protesters Of Being Rapists At CPAC (VIDEO)

As Breitbart approached CPAC on Friday evening, he lashed out at the crowd of ‘Occupy CPAC’ protesters, yelled at them to behave themselves. He then called them ‘freaks and animals’ and proceeded to accuse them of being rapists.

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Rick Santorum Dominating GOP Field According To New PPP Poll

Rick Santorum Dominating GOP Field According To New PPP Poll

Bolstered by sweeping victories in Missouri, Minnesota, and Colorado this past Tuesday, Rick Santorum has taken a commanding lead over the rest of the Republican candidates in the latest Public Policy Polling survey.

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