I have caused great calamities. I have depopulated provinces and kingdoms. But I did it for the love of Christ and his Holy Mother.
— Queen Isabella of Spain
Five hundred years later, Michele Bachmann seems similarly confident that she’s on the side of the angels (and that there are angels). But is she?
In Michele Bachmann’s home district, evangelicals have created an extreme anti-gay climate. After a rash of suicides, the kids are fighting back. . . .
Juan Jover: “As familiar as we all are with the topic of bullying and youth suicide, it is excruciating to read the details of the effect of evangelical policies in schools. It is a must-read article that enhances our resolve to achieve equality.”
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