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Trump Economic Adviser "Pushing" for Climate Denier, Fracking Promoter to Head EPA

Steve Horn | Posted 09.30.2016 | Politics
Steve Horn

Photo Credit: Heritage Foundation | YouTube ScreenshotCross-Posted from DeSmogBlogStephen Moore -- economic adviser for Republican Party presidential ...

The Most Fabulous Outfits Nancy Reagan Ever Wore

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 07.06.2016 | Style

Nancy Reagan wasn't only a first lady. She was also an actress and a style icon. During her time in the White House, Reagan wore stunning couture desi...

5 Things Hillary Supporters Don't Get About Bernie Supporters

Jonathan Kim | Posted 04.14.2016 | Politics
Jonathan Kim

To me, all of these questions stem from the fact that Hillary supporters assume that they and Bernie supporters are fundamentally on the same team. Doesn't the fundamental rule of "The enemy of my enemy is my friend" still apply?

To Turn Around The Fortunes Of The Drug War, GOP Senator Wants To Bring Back The Egg

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grim | Posted 04.13.2016 | Politics

Ron Johnson has an idea. And it couldn't have come a moment too soon. With the opioid epidemic raging throughout the country and in his home state of...

A Reagan-Type Marriage

May Benatar, Ph.D., L.C.S.W. | Posted 04.04.2016 | Healthy Living
May Benatar, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

I only know from hearsay what the family was really like and how it affected their children. I am using the example of a particular type of marriage configuration touted and idealized by the press as one which can leave children at a disadvantage and vulnerable.

How Donald Trump Could Be an American Hero

Mark D. Weinberg | Posted 03.30.2016 | Politics
Mark D. Weinberg

Donald Trump claims he is seeking the presidency because he loves his country. Why shouldn't he? It has allowed him to become a wealthy man. It is obvious he loves himself, too. The question is: which does he love more? If it is himself, he will keep going.

Friday Talking Points -- Deconstructing GOP Absurdity

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.19.2017 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The basic Republican position isn't that hard to understand. It is: "We are going to deny Barack Obama a third Supreme Court pick, unless Hillary Clinton wins the presidency." That is precisely what some of them believe.

As the Former US Ambassador to the Vatican, Here's How I Remember Nancy Reagan

Ray Flynn | Posted 03.17.2017 | Politics
Ray Flynn

The past few days, with the passing of Nancy Reagan, I was contacted by the local and national media to share some reflections on the extraordinary lives of Ronald and Nancy Reagan. The media obviously knew that I served in leadership positions with the U.S. Conference of Mayor's when Ronald Reagan was President.

Seth Meyers Tackles 'Gay Twitter,' 'Gay Weddings' And.. 'Gay Turkeys'

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 03.17.2016 | Queer Voices

Seth Meyers is doing his part to make sure that America has its facts straight. In a "Late Night" segment called “For The Record,” Meyers correcte...

Will I or Won't I? Does It Really, Truly Matter? What Makes a Book Holy?

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 03.15.2017 | Entertainment
Charles Karel Bouley

I didn't want to stir controversy, particularly at this time of contention in the US. I was simply cleaning house one day. I was bringing in a ladder. The ladder hit a stack of Bibles, literally, and they fell.

Nancy Reagan Funeral, It Was All About Love!

Noel Irwin Hentschel | Posted 03.15.2017 | Politics
Noel Irwin Hentschel

Her guest list of who she desired attend was as politically and spiritually diverse as our nation. The all-encompassing array of people present illustrated the mutual respect and admiration held for the graceful First Lady, Mrs. Ronald Reagan.

The Untold Story of Nancy Reagan as a Breast Cancer Survivor

Cary A. Presant, M.D. | Posted 03.16.2017 | Politics
Cary A. Presant, M.D.

.Nancy Reagan passed away on March 6, 2016, after a life in film, politics, the White House, and family care-giving. Many people have forgotten the courage she displayed in fighting breast cancer while serving as first lady.

How Nancy Reagan Finally Started a Conversation About AIDS -- 35 Years Later

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 03.15.2017 | Queer Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

This election cycle, it took Nancy Reagan 's death, ironically, to get a discussion going among the candidates about an issue important to LGBT people. But there's more to talk about on that issue -- actually talk, beyond the position papers -- and there are more issues affecting LGBT people to have a dialogue about.

At Nancy Reagan's Funeral, A Politically-Divided America Came Together

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.14.2016 | Politics

In a deeply polarized America, a photograph capturing some affection across the aisle made the rounds on the Internet this weekend. The endearing pict...

Sanders Condemns Clinton For Inflating Nancy Reagan's AIDS Advocacy

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 03.13.2016 | Politics

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Sunday sharply criticized Democratic presidential opponent Hillary Clinton’s claim that former first lady Nancy Reaga...

On The Fight Against HIV And AIDS -- And On The People Who Really Started The Conversation

Hillary Clinton | Posted 03.14.2017 | Politics
Hillary Clinton

To be clear, the Reagans did not start a national conversation about HIV and AIDS. That distinction belongs to generations of brave lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people, along with straight allies, who started not just a conversation but a movement that continues to this day.

Hillary and Nancy and Denial

Adrian Brooks | Posted 03.13.2017 | Politics
Adrian Brooks

Hillary Clinton just praised Nancy Reagan's "low key advocacy" during the AIDS crisis.

An Open Letter To Secretary Clinton

Matthew Ebert | Posted 03.13.2017 | Queer Voices
Matthew Ebert

Dear Secretary Clinton, I'm asking you to do something about HIV/AIDS, something no candidate has yet committed to doing, and no POTUS has been able to do so far--end the HIV/AIDS epidemic.

This Is Why Hillary Clinton's Comments About Nancy Reagan Still Matter

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 03.12.2016 | Politics

Hillary Clinton may have quickly apologized for her comments on Friday praising fellow former First Lady Nancy Reagan for her "effective" and "low key...

Friday Talking Points -- The Dog That Didn't Bark at the GOP Debate

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.12.2017 | Politics
Chris Weigant

We had two Democratic debates and one Republican debate last week. The GOP one was shocking -- because nobody said anything shocking! Yes, that's truly how far the Republicans have sunk -- to the Sherlockian level of the dog not snarling in the night being the big news.

Remembering My Longtime Friend, Nancy Reagan

Kirk Douglas | Posted 03.12.2017 | Politics
Kirk Douglas

Earlier today, my friend Nancy Reagan joined her husband in their adjoining gravesites at the Reagan Library. United in death as they had been throughout their long and happy marriage, Nancy and Ronnie were two film actors who played out their lives on a much more exciting world stage than Hollywood.

Hillary Clinton Apologizes After Shocking Praise For Nancy Reagan's 'AIDS Activism' (UPDATE)

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.06.2017 | Queer Voices

UPDATE: Clinton tweeted the following apology just hours after making her comment. On Saturday night she published a longer apology on The...

Mourners Pay Respects To Nancy Reagan

Reuters | Chris McGonigal | Posted 03.11.2016 | Politics

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (Reuters) - Nearly 1,000 guests, led by first lady Michelle Obama and representatives from nine former White House families, assem...

Nancy Reagan's Disappointing Legacy On LGBTQ And AIDS

Teen Vogue | Annum Masroor | Posted 03.10.2016 | Politics

Nancy Reagan will be laid to rest this week after passing away at the age of 94 on Sunday....

Former First Lady Nancy Reagan Watched Thousands Of LGBTQ People Die of AIDS

Teen Vogue | James Nichols | Posted 01.06.2017 | Queer Voices

Nancy Reagan will be laid to rest this week after passing away at the age of 94 on Sunday. Wife to Ronald Reagan, the nation’s 40th president, the f...