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Election night winners & losers: Todd Akin, Roy Moore and gay marriage

What does a religion blogger do after an election that seemingly lasted two years without a break? Blog about the winners and losers, of course! For this, I am leaning heavily on a terrific rundown by the Religion News Service. … Continue reading

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Akin is not alone in crazy rape beliefs

The controversy over Rep. Todd Akin’s remarks on rape and abortion, and subsequent media spotlight, have again pushed abortion back into the spotlight just two months and change before the presidential election. And where you have abortion, you have religion. … Continue reading

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