Republicans ignore the Southern Baptist scandal

Paul Waldman: “There are few things that members of the American right emphasize more often about themselves than their deep commitment to protecting children, particularly when it comes to the threat of sexual abuse. In recent months, they have shown just how intense this commitment is by labeling nearly everyone who advocates equality for LGBTQ […]

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Pakistani police arrest hundreds of supporters of former Prime Minister Imran Khan before the scheduled demonstration

Pakistani police arrested hundreds of supporters of ousted Prime Minister Imran Khan overnight before a major sit-in planned by the former leader, senior party members and police sources said on Tuesday as the government pledged. to block the protest. Former Prime Minister Khan, a cricket star turned populist politician, was expelled from power last month […]

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Parkland survivor X González (formerly Emma González) asks Greg Abbott to “do us all a favor and fucking die” – twitchy.com

You may remember Emma Gonzalez as one of the survivors of the deadly mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida who carved out a social niche for herself as a gun control activist. These days, Emma goes for “X González” and prefers the pronouns “they / they”, but their dedication to […]

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