“Bombing Countries Does Nothing To Fight Homophobia”


THINK PROGRESS

The aftermath of Sunday’s mass shooting — that killed 50 people and wounded another 53 in Orlando, Florida — left the United States with a number of political talking points. Gun safety, homophobia, and Islamophobia were all present in major conversations, with politicians, the media, and regular folks trying to determine where the blame lay and how to disseminate all the conflicting information emanating from the a terrible tragedy.

But for now, one thing is very clear. It doesn’t help then when politicians use the loss of life as political opportunism and call for ill-defined action that could result in physical harm against an entire religious group. MORE

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“Hillary Clinton to deliver policy speech aimed at Donald Trump”


MSNBC

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“Hillary Clinton: Donald Trump not qualified to be president”


CNN

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“Obama looking for Gulf to step up on day 2 of Saudi visit”


CNN

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“Saudis warn of economic reprisals if Congress passes 9/11 bill”


CNN

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“Meet The People Behind Ted Cruz’s Terrifying Foreign Policy Plan”


THINK PROGRESS

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“Did Putin once again outfox Obama?”


POLITICO

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“ISIS IS LOSING ITS CAPITAL”


THE DAILY BEAST

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“World powers agree to Syria ceasefire, Kerry says”


MSNBC

MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 11: (L-R) Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and UN special envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura are pictured during a meeting of the International Syrian Support Group (ISSG) ahead of the International Munich Security Conference on February 11, 2016 in Munich, Germany. ISSG met in Munich to further discuss a peaceful solution in the Syria war. (Photo by Alexandra Beier - Pool/Getty Images)
MUNICH, GERMANY – FEBRUARY 11: (L-R) Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and UN special envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura are pictured during a meeting of the International Syrian Support Group (ISSG) ahead of the International Munich Security Conference on February 11, 2016 in Munich, Germany. ISSG met in Munich to further discuss a peaceful solution in the Syria war. (Photo by Alexandra Beier – Pool/Getty Images)

“Aleppo siege marks dramatic upheaval on Syrian battlefield”


CNN

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