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GOP Albatross

“Every schoolchild knows that the Ancient Mariner was forced to wear a dead albatross around his neck. I think America’s Republican Party wears a dying albatross: white evangelicals who are both the GOP’s life-support system and also a curse upon Republicans.”

James A. Haught
Published in:
Bainbridge Island Review, Juan Cole, OpEd News, Patheos, Gilmer Free Press, West Virginia Press, Counterpunch
Date: January 8,14,20,2020

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Trump as Jim Jones?

“Cults usually are one-man religions. A magnetic, dictatorial, dogmatic, demagogue draws throngs of followers and leads them into lala-land, sometimes dangerously.”

Author: James A. Haught
Published in: Patheos, Sierra County California Prospect, Bainbridge Island Review, Counterpunch, Juan Cole, Emmitsburg Maryland News-Journal, Gilmer West Virginia Free Press, Smirking Chimp
Date: 2019: December 16, 18, 20, 23, 25
627 words

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Prodding ‘nones’ to vote

“Progressives hope for an America where health care is a human right for everyone — and women’s right to choose remains secure ”

Published in: Sierra County California Prospect, Common Dreams, Alternet, Counterpunch, Middletown Pennsylvania Press & Journal, Secular Humanism, Canadian Atheist, Smirking Chimp, Emmitsburg Maryland News Journal
Date: 2019, September 8, 9, 10, 13, 19
854 words

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Humanism – helping people

“Long ago, when I was a congressional press secretary, Jennings Randolph was a wise senator …”

Author: James A. Haught
Published in: Pagosa Springs Colorado Daily Post , North Ogden Utah Sentinel News, Patheos, Dinamicas Suyl-Sur, West Virginia Free Press, Counterpunch, Sierra County California Prospect, Broward County Florida Westside Gazette
Date: 2019, August 26, 29, 30, September 4
582 words

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