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The country of El Salvador is sentencing woman who experience miscarriages or stillborn births up to 50 years in prison due to prosecutors who accuse women of causing the death of their fetus or ...
by unapologeticliberal777
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2015 at 04:20 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
I've decided to try my hand at humor: ROME, VATICAN CITY- Pope Francis has launched a scathing attack on President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan regarding the latter's denunciation of the Pope's ...
by leftprogressive
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2015 at 04:08 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Patricia Jannuzzi, a religion teacher at Immaculata High School in New Jersey, posted on Facebook that gays "want to reengineer western civ (sic) into a slow extinction " as part of their "agenda." ...
by Betty Clermont
Comment Count 72 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 06:44 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Don't let the ministers bother you, we know the Lord Jesus Christ as well as they do. They don't let us go into their church conferences and they have no right to come into ours. -Mother Jones ````
by JayRaye
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 11:00 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
We begin with the Religion of Respect, Compassion and Sensitivity : The debate over the legislation heated up in the days leading to the vote, with opponents and ...
by leftprogressive
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Mar 12, 2015 at 12:29 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Cultural genocide is a concept expressed by many Native Americans to describe the deliberate destruction of American Indian languages, religions, ways of dress and housing, and interpersonal ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Feb 24, 2015 at 07:21 AM PST with 70 Recommends
I'm really worried now that the best hope we've ever had in the Catholic Church for reform is quickly dying. From Gay Star News : 'Let's think of the nuclear arms, of the possibility to annihilate ...
by leftprogressive
Comment Count 43 comments on Sat Feb 21, 2015 at 03:28 PM PST with 25 Recommends
Wherever little children are hungry and cry, Wherever people ain't free. Wherever men are fightin' for their rights, That's where I'm a-gonna be, Ma. That's where I'm a-gonna be. -- The Ballad of ...
by Bill Berkowitz
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Feb 12, 2015 at 08:48 AM PST with 10 Recommends
During the one and only debate between Republican candidate Ronald Reagan and President Jimmy Carter in the presidential campaign of 1980, Carter went off on Reagan about his record on Medicare. ...
by Bill Berkowitz
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Feb 11, 2015 at 07:21 AM PST with 2 Recommends
There have been a couple stories about this place in that year or so: when I saw this title I recalled the story of a nameless boy being identified and finally bringing some closure for his family ...
by xxdr zombiexx
Comment Count 101 comments on Sat Feb 07, 2015 at 05:47 AM PST with 123 Recommends
Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender activist community of the Bay Area upset over recent bigoted remarks and policies promulgated by San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone ...
by MPetrelis
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Feb 05, 2015 at 09:16 PM PST with 0 Recommends
The proviso The pontiff said religions had to be treated with respect, so that people's faiths were not insulted or ridiculed. So this is the official line "You cannot provoke. You cannot insult ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 279 comments on Sat Jan 17, 2015 at 09:54 AM PST with 124 Recommends
Apparently, there was just a rally in Atlanta in support of Kelvin Cochran, the former Atlanta Fire Chief fired for distributing a homophobic book to colleagues at work against their will, and then ...
by leftprogressive
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Jan 13, 2015 at 06:37 PM PST with 12 Recommends
Marriage equality began yesterday in Miami-Dade county in Florida and as expected, a Catholic bishop threw a hissy fit about it. The bishop of Miami warned his employees that “All employees ...
by varii
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Jan 06, 2015 at 08:28 AM PST with 16 Recommends
Pope Francis wants the Church's 1.2 billion Catholics worldwide to take action to reduce the impacts of human caused Global Warming. Pope Francis Calls for Action on Climate Change & Capitalism ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 109 comments on Thu Jan 01, 2015 at 12:10 PM PST with 146 Recommends
The K of C. Growing up indoctrinated in a catholic family, of course I had some passing familiarity with the Knights of Columbus. Mostly, as a meeting hall I occasionally saw the inside of, or ...
by tytalus
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Dec 23, 2014 at 03:00 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Don't let the ministers bother you, we know the Lord Jesus Christ as well as they do. They don't let us go into their church conferences and they have no right to come into ours. -Mother Jones ``````
by JayRaye
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Dec 22, 2014 at 11:00 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Not a day goes by without reading a news account or editorial piece in which the author is outraged and shocked by the brutality of ISIS, the mass murdering jihadists who seek to establish a ...
by Haldon Richardson
Comment Count 10 comments on Thu Dec 18, 2014 at 07:53 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Andrew M. Greeley (February 5, 1928 to May 29, 2013) was a progressive Catholic priest and sociologist. He was of Irish decent and resided in Chicago. He was a sports nut who cheered for the Chicago ...
by michelewln
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Dec 01, 2014 at 05:00 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Kudos to my wife for finding this one. Want fries with your communion wafers? Link to FOX News article . Quoting from the opening of the article: As church attendance falls, one group believes ...
by Village Vet
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat Nov 29, 2014 at 02:13 AM PST with 14 Recommends