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Conservatives, Religion
By barkstm / May 12, 2018

The Neglected Role of Women in the Early Christian Church

If you do not read any other posts on IndieDems, see the link in this  one. As pointed out in...

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Conservatives, Georgia, Religion, Republicans
By barkstm / May 11, 2018

Southern Baptists Discover–Gasp!–Misogyny in Their Ranks

On May 7, conservative columnist and  former GW Bush speechwriter Michael Gerson, a vociferous critic of Donald Trump and the...

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Conservatives, Republicans, Trump
By barkstm / May 11, 2018

Trump National Security Adviser Applies Iraq War Justification to Iran

President Trump's National Security Adviser, John Bolton, this week wrote an op-ed in the Washington Post justifying Trump's withdrawal from...

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Georgia, Republicans, Trump
By barkstm / May 11, 2018

John Bolton: The Foreign Policy Clone of Rudolf Giuliani

President Trump's National Security Adviser, John Bolton, recently wrote an op-ed praising Trump's withdrawal from the Iran nuclear accord. Comments...

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Conservatives, Religion, Trump
By barkstm / May 10, 2018

Break with Boy Scouts Takes Mormons to New Heights of Hypocrisy

Headline: "Mormons Break All Ties with Boy Scouts" (Excerpts) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said on May 8...

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Georgia
By barkstm / May 6, 2018

Georgia’s Old Boy Network in Full Throttle

How do you get to serve 27 years on Georgia's Department of Transportation Board, helping make the multi-billion dollar decisions...

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Georgia
By barkstm / May 6, 2018

Debates in Georgia Primary Races Available Online

The Atlanta Press Club and Georgia Public Broadcasting are making available debates among candidates in key races in the primary...

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Republicans, Trump
By barkstm / May 1, 2018

The Plank in the Media’s Eyes that They Ignore

The media are in full throttle reporting the fallout from Michelle Wolf’s acerbic and occasionally vulgar comedic monologue at Saturday’s...

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Conservatives, Republicans, Trump
By barkstm / May 1, 2018

Republicans’ Reaction to Comedian’s Words Highlights Their Hypocrisy

The annual White House correspondents' dinner this year, on April 28, invited comedian Michelle Wolf to deliver the evening's comedic...

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Conservatives, Georgia, Republicans, Trump
By barkstm / April 25, 2018

Georgia Republicans Continue Assault on Decency

Washington Post columnist Kathleen Parker today published a column “Decent society is unraveling right in front of us.”  Her most...

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