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REPENT! Hollywood does it better than fundamentalists.

There will never be right words for either abusers, or those who enabled such behavior with silence, to comfort victims.  I must say that those in Hollywood who have been affected by the Weinstein scandals are, as a whole, saying all the things I wished leaders of fundamentalist churches would have said after my former… Continue reading REPENT! Hollywood does it better than fundamentalists.

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Donald Trump and Milo Yiannopoulos: the new faces of child advocacy?

Milo Yiannopoulos, the Breitbart writer responsible for shaming trans people, lesbians, and people of common sense, resigned after comments surfaced where he stated there was no reason for age of consent laws and that sex between children and adults could be positive. He also mentioned, on Joe Rogan’s podcast, that he had seen minors molested by… Continue reading Donald Trump and Milo Yiannopoulos: the new faces of child advocacy?

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Betsy DeVoss: Bring on the Godless Girl! Time for a Golden Age of Teen Rebellion!

America’s children will get a fundamentalist Christian education whether their parents desire it or not! Betsy DeVos, graduate of evangelical Calvin College, homeschool advocate, and avowed enemy of the public school who has said that her goal regarding education is “to confront the culture in which we all live today in ways that will continue to… Continue reading Betsy DeVoss: Bring on the Godless Girl! Time for a Golden Age of Teen Rebellion!

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TOMMY: The First Survivor War

NOTE: The death of David Bowie was announced today.  As a result, I was sharing appropriate David Bowie clips and memes on Facebook.  One of my Facebook friends mentioned she was watching Tommy, Ken Russell’s movie of the rock opera by The Who.  It got me thinking, “Pete Townshend is still alive!” So, recognizing that even… Continue reading TOMMY: The First Survivor War