Moments that matter

In my list of favorite things from the election I mentioned victories for women (most notably, the defeat of the heinous and vile rape apologists). Something I inexcusably left off that list: all the victories by women. To wit: 77 women now in the U.S. House of Representatives, a record (and possible another depending on …

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A few of my favorite things from the election

"Love and charity and duty and patriotism." It's no surprise I was thrilled that President Obama won re-election. It should go without saying that he is by no means perfect. I disagree with some of his policies. Most notably: drone strikes, warrant-less wiretapping, and not closing Guantanamo Bay detention camp. Those things need to change. …

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