FDL Book Salon Welcomes Anthony Stanford, Homophobia in the Black Church: How Faith, Politics, and Fear Divide the Black Community

By: Sunday June 2, 2013 1:59 pm

Anthony Stanford masterfully tells how African-American history and the fight for equality has made black culture less (rather than more) tolerant of its LGBT members. His research is thorough and meticulous; his writing is clear and engaging.


Get ready for your 2016 wankathon

By: Friday September 21, 2012 1:30 am

It is still possible, though unlikely that Mitt Romney will be elected President. Some people, and this includes President Obama, seem to think that a Romney loss will cause a diminished far-right.

To which I respond, yeah…that’ll happen.

Because 2016 is gonna see the re-launch of this guy…

Citing Security Concerns Over Fundamentalist Threats, Lady Gaga Cancels Indonesia Concerts

By: Sunday May 27, 2012 8:45 am

Lady Gaga has canceled her June 3 concert in Indonesia, the world’s most populace Muslim-majority nation, which calls itself secular, after the hardline fundamentalists Islamic Defenders Front (FPI) threatened violence and “chaos” if she entered the country, calling Gaga a “devil’s messenger.”

Late Night FDL: Cats, Kittens, Mittens and Santorum

By: Tuesday February 28, 2012 8:00 pm

Let’s face it, we know the Internet was invented to showcase cats, and we may have reached the absolute end of the Internet with this latest entry into politics. However, Hank the Cat may face some obstacles in his Senate run, because well, you have to be (technically) human to be elected. Rombot: Barely human.

Irony Alert: Sarah Palin Agrees with Majority of World’s Muslims on Role of Religion in Politics

By: Monday December 6, 2010 10:30 am

I know, I know, it’s different when God-fearin’ ‘Merkan Christians say this stuff.

Why Does Congress Allow a Pedophilia-ridden Church to Control Women’s Rights?

By: Saturday March 27, 2010 3:00 pm

If you are, like me, confused about the answer to this question, please raise your hand….or better yet….ask your Congressperson, Senator and the President: Why is a pedophilia-ridden, pedophilia-hiding, child-abusing Church allowed to write laws controlling women’s rights?

Written by Jodi Jacobson, editor of RHRealityCheck.org – News, commentary and community for reproductive health and justice.

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