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  • The Anti-Gay Blizzard (Left-Nut Alert)

    02/11/2005 4:20:04 AM PST · by chambley1 · 21 replies · 620+ views
    Falls Church News Press ^ | 2/11/05 | Nicholas F. Benton
    In the aftermath of the November election, when so-called “moral values” were credited with deciding the presidency, a veritable blizzard of anti-gay legislative initiatives are choking the corridors of almost every state legislature, led by President Bush’s latest clarion call in his State of the Union message for a Constitutional amendment to ban same-sex unions. It is no secret that Bush’s loud reaffirmation of his commitment to an anti-gay amendment to the U.S. Constitution last week resulted from pro-marriage amendment activists’ threats to undermine his push for Social Security reform if he didn’t. Republicans and the religious right have discovered...
  • Tenn. County Wants to Charge Homosexuals (crimes against nature)

    03/17/2004 11:33:32 AM PST · by knak · 17 replies · 777+ views
    abc ^ | 3/17/04
    Tennessee County, Site of `Monkey Trial,' Wants to Charge Gays With Crimes Against Nature The Associated Press DAYTON, Tenn. March 17 — The county that was the site of the Scopes "Monkey Trial" over the teaching of evolution is asking lawmakers to amend state law so the county can charge homosexuals with crimes against nature. The Rhea County commissioners approved the request 8-0 Tuesday. Commissioner J.C. Fugate, who introduced the measure, also asked the county attorney to find a way to enact an ordinance banning homosexuals from living in the county. "We need to keep them out of here," Fugate...
  • Sorting out the facts on AIDS

    12/02/2003 7:58:03 AM PST · by mikeb704 · 50 replies · 3,170+ views
    Oak Lawn (IL) Reporter ^ | 12/4/03 | Michael M. Bates
    Last Monday was designated World AIDS Day. U.S. Health Secretary Tommy Thompson, speaking from the AIDS-ravaged continent of Africa, said that it looks like we’re losing the war against the deadly disease. Former South African president Nelson Mandela hosted a concert in Cape Town as part of an effort to have AIDS declared a global emergency. Taped messages from Bill Clinton and Jesse Jackson were shown. Sitting near Mandela was Oprah Winfrey. Yes, the same Oprah who in 1987 presciently observed: "Research studies now project that one in five – listen to me, hard to believe – one in five...