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House Democrats return to Washington deeply divided

The moderates also joined forces with CAP Shield, founded by Democrats ousted in November from Republican-leaning districts, to push back efforts to smear all Democrats with left-wing slogans. Some argued a new pro-Israel group, Democratic Majority for Israel, determined to thwart the party’s emerging Palestinian rights movement – and defeat …

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Straight, No Chaser: Culture Warriors During Silly Season

The ‘silly season’ of summer has become the time for political parties and their supporters to deploy inflammatory ideas knowing that they will be largely covered, as there is not much else besides the sport. Right now, the commentary columns of serious Danish newspapers seem dominated by “culture warriors” determined …

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Ghanaian court drops charges against 21 LGBTQ activists

Editor’s Note: International News Editor-in-Chief Michael K. Lavers was on assignment for the Washington Blade in Mexico, Honduras and El Salvador from July 11 to 25. TIJUANA, Mexico – Marvin is a 23-year-old gay man from Dulce Nombre, a municipality in the Department of Copán in Honduras. He left Honduras …

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