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  1. I could be wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Effingham Herald

    ... I read he is an atheist," wrote Marshall. "This could make several points difference with my peeps. My Southern Baptist peeps would draw a big difference between a Jew and an atheist." (I am sure that made Wasserman Schultz, who is Jewish, feel much ...

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  2. Atheism is the stained-glass ceiling in U.S. politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Globe and Mail

    ... presidential nominee. "This could make several points difference with my peeps," Mr. Marshall noted. "My Southern Baptist peeps would draw a big difference between a Jew and an atheist." I still can't quite fathom the thinking behind that last ...

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  3. Someone in the DNC wanted to tag Bernie with atheismRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gazette

    ... heritage. I think I read he is an atheist. This could make several points difference with my peeps. My Southern Baptist peeps would draw a big difference between a Jew and an atheist. At 1:33 AM, Marshall explicated his proposal with: "It's these ...

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  4. Boy Scouts OK a year after easing gay banRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | Washington Times

    There were dire warnings for the Boy Scouts of America a year ago when the group's leaders, under intense pressure, voted to end a long-standing blanket ban on participation by openly gay adults. Several of the biggest sponsors of Scout units, including the Roman Catholic, Mormon and Southern Baptist churches, were openly dismayed, raising the prospect of mass defections.

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  5. Boy Scouts faring well a year after easing ban on gay adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | KIDK CBS 3

    There were dire warnings for the Boy Scouts of America a year ago when the group's leaders, under intense pressure, voted to end a long-standing blanket ban on participation by openly gay adults. Several of the biggest sponsors of Scout units, including the Roman Catholic, Mormon and Southern Baptist churches, were openly dismayed, raising the prospect of mass defections.

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  6. I Won't Cry Over Debbie Wasserman Schultz's Fall from PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Forward

    ... an atheist," Marshall wrote in the email. "This could make several points of difference with my peeps. My Southern Baptist peeps would draw a big difference between a Jew and an atheist." In the strict sense, Marshall is correct. In past elections - ...

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  7. 'Atheism' is still a slur in American life, DNC emails showRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | New York Daily News

    ... email continued. "He had skated on saying he has a Jewish heritage. I think I read he is an atheist. ... My Southern Baptist peeps would draw a big difference between a Jew and an atheist." The inference, of course, is that Americans are far more ...

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  8. Boy Scouts faring well after easing ban on gay adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    There were dire warnings for the Boy Scouts of America a year ago when the group's leaders, under intense pressure, voted to end a long-standing blanket ban on participation by openly gay adults. Several of the biggest sponsors of Scout units, including the Roman Catholic, Mormon and Southern Baptist churches, were openly dismayed, raising the prospect of mass defections.

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  9. Democratic Party chief to step down after embarrassing anti-Sanders emails are releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Los Angeles Times

    The Hillary Clinton campaign, responding to leaked internal Democratic Party emails that threatened to revive tensions with Sen. Bernie Sanders' followers, moved quickly to squelch the problem Sunday as the party's embattled chair, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, announced she would step down at the end of the convention week. Wasserman Schultz, who has long been under fire for the appearance of partiality toward Clinton in the Democratic presidential primaries, announced her resignation in a statement Sunday afternoon.

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  10. For Wasserman Schultz, #DNCLeaks was the last strawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Los Angeles Times

    Debbie Wasserman Schultz had endured any number of turbulent moments during her five-plus years at the helm of the Democratic National Committee. In the end the timing of the so-called DNC-leaks proved to be too much for her to overcome.

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  11. Debbie Wasserman Schultz Will Resign As DNC Chair After ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | ThinkProgress

    A supporter of Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., holds up a sign call calling for Debbie Wasserman Schultz, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee to be fired, Sunday, July 24, 2016, in Philadelphia. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz resigned her post as chair of the Democratic National Committee late Sunday afternoon, the day before the party was set to kick off its national convention in Philadelphia.

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  12. Mondays with Authors: Michael Ransom's thrilleraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Courier News

    ... a chilling real-life incident, driving with his mother as fifth-grader on Halloween night His father is a Southern Baptist preacher who served as a Green Beret and paratrooper in Vietnam and painted the cover for his book of prize-winning poems ...

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  13. Democratic Party Officials Planned To Attack Atheists In Order To Undermine Bernie SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Irregular Times

    ... heritage. I think I read he is an atheist. This could make several points difference with my peeps. My Southern Baptist peeps would draw a big difference between a Jew and an atheist." Brad Marshall's plan was to rile up the most hateful factions of ...

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  14. Boy Scouts faring well a year after easing ...Jul 23, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... openly gay adults. Several of the biggest sponsors of Scout units, including the Roman Catholic, Mormon and Southern Baptist churches, were openly dismayed, raising the prospect of mass defections. Remarkably, nearly 12 months after the BSA National ...

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  15. Hillary Clinton's PeepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | New York Sun

    Talk about the pot calling the kettle black. The latest leak of emails from the Democratic National Committee ought, if nothing else, to put paid to the idea that the Donald Trump has been playing to base instincts more than Secretary of State Clinton.

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  16. Leaked Emails Show DNC Worked Against Bernie SandersaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Breitbart.com

    ... heritage. I think I read he is an atheist. This could make several points difference with my peeps. My Southern Baptist peeps would draw a big difference between a Jew and an atheist. In another email, to DNC Communications Director Luis Miranda, ...

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  17. 'Evangelical' Losing Meaning Over TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | News Max

    Donald Trump seems to have strong support among evangelicals, but a writer in The Washington Post questions whether the term "evangelical" has lost its meaning, and with it, part of its political punch. Originally, the term referred to a fringe of 18th century Christianity.

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  18. UMCOR Completes Flood Damage Repairs on 177 Homes in Clearfield BoroughRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | GantDaily.com

    ... only temporary relief, but also long-term education, training and support. Stott said she also spoke to the Southern Baptist Disaster Relief Team. She said the Southern Baptists have told her that they will return to Clearfield to continue with the ...

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  19. Young campers in Harlan Co. have good reason to be happy -Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Kentucky Today Daniel Rainey, 17, talks with children at Camp Howard in rural Harlan County. More than 200 children attended the Christian camp over a two-week period in June.

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  20. Pro-Trump pastor whitewashes history of pastors during Jim Crow---including the history of his churchRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Religion News Service

    ... and Jim Crow, there is a specific history that Jeffrees is ignoring. Obviously, his own denomination, the Southern Baptist Convention, was not on the side of abolitionists. More notably, the pastor of First Baptist Dallas was a prominent ...

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