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Labor aims to recruit renegade Coalition MPs in push for marriage equality by Mardi Gras

Terri Butler says supporters are ‘sick of’ fighting over mechanism as new campaign launched to lobby for free vote<p>Labor is urging renegade MPs inside the government who support same-sex marriage to mobilise quickly in coming weeks, saying legislation could be changed in time for the Sydney Gay and …

Same-sex Marriage

Politicians Are About To Get A Lot Of Faxes About Same-Sex Marriage

Yes, faxes.<p>"Over the next few weeks, we'll be in touch with simple, powerful ways you can motivate your MP that actually work," wrote director Tiernan Brady.<p>"Hint: not a bulk email campaign."<p>What could it be?<p>You might remember faxing from the 1970s through to the late-'90s. It is a kind of magic …

Only Rich White Homos Care About Marriage Equality—Still With This Shit?

by Dan SavageI open this week's Savage Lovecast by heaping praise on the big queer demonstration outside the Stonewall Inn in New York this weekend. …

Trump embraces Muslim ban in opening TV ads

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump is giving some of the most divisive proposals of his campaign a starring role in …

Muslim comics have a special purpose this year, and Trump is their punch line

Like many American Muslims, Maysoon Zayid wants to obliterate Donald Trump’s presidential bid. But her chosen way to accomplish this feat is a little nontraditional — it’s with punch lines.<p>“Good thing I got married before Trump’s Muslim ban went into effect,” one of her jokes goes. “My husband is …

Trump has shifted away from complete Muslim ban - Pence | Reuters

By Steve Holland<br>| WASHINGTON<p>WASHINGTON Donald Trump has backed away from a total ban on Muslims entering the United States, vice presidential running …

Bed-Stuy Doctor Trapped In Sudan Under Trump 'Muslim Ban' Returns Home

Kamal Fadlalla was stuck in Sudan, where he was visiting his family, for a week after Trump issued the "Muslim Ban."<p>BED-STUY, BROOKLYN — The Bed-Stuy …

Think Changes to Obamacare Won't Affect You? Think Again

Three things to watch.<p>You may think a repeal of Obamacare would apply only to the roughly 22 million Americans who have gained coverage under the …

Will These Obamacare Replacement Options Make Your Healthcare Cheaper Or Better?

<i>Update: On February 16, the New York Times reported that Republican congressional leaders had proposed the outline of an Affordable Care Act/Obamacare (ACA) replacement plan that had the blessing of President Trump. According to that report, the main elements of the plan fall in line with the</i> …

Most states with largest insurance gains under Obamacare voted for Trump

New Gallup data shows that some of the places that benefited most from the Affordable Care Act were also those that supported the candidate who ran on a campaign of repealing and replacing it.<p>The three states with the biggest declines in uninsured rates — Kentucky, Arkansas, and West Virginia — all …

7 Ways You Probably Didn't Realize Obamacare Affects Your Daily Life—Even If You're Not Using It

President Donald Trump has promised to repeal and immediately replace the Affordable Care Act (aka the ACA or Obamacare) shortly after taking office. …

LeBron James calls reporter 'trash' over report that says he's pushing the Cavaliers to trade Kevin Love for Carmelo Anthony

On Monday, the New York Daily News' Frank Isola reported that James was pushing the Cavaliers to trade Love to the New York Knicks for Carmelo Anthony.<p>The rumors about the two teams have swirled for a while. In January, ESPN reported that the Cavs told the Knicks they were not interested in such a …

Carmelo Anthony A Tricky Fit For Cavs, Clippers Alike

Phil Jackson has done his part, in public and in private, to make the New York Knicks increasingly inhospitable to Carmelo Anthony. Every jab seems …

LeBron James, decisions, and how Carmelo Anthony squandered all his leverage

Maligned for his play on the court, Anthony's decisions off the court have been the real problem<p>It is easy, and reasonable, to feel for Carmelo …

LeBron James-Carmelo Anthony Debate Has Never Been More Lopsided Than It Is Now

Link to Media<p>Perhaps you think it's unfair to compare Carmelo Anthony to the fire-breathing predecessors who flourished under Phil Jackson (Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant), as we did in this space earlier in the week.<p>Maybe it is more appropriate to compare Anthony to his closest peer—his high …

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