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The Confederate flag goes up again in Ocala, Florida at the Fallen Officers Memorial, a public site (screenshot/WKMG video footage)

It’s unanimous: Florida county votes to resurrect the Confederate flag at public police memorial

Members of the Marion County Board of County Commissioners voted on Tuesday to re-raise a Confederate flag over the Fallen Officers Memorial in Ocala.
Johnny Griffith officiates wedding for Jessica Vargas and Tonya Hayes (Longview Journal/screen grab)

Texas church fires musician for officiating same-sex marriage until his ‘spiritual values line up’

Griffith asserted that supporting same-sex marriages was “the best representation of the example Christ portrayed in the Gospels, portraying the spirit of love, light and peace.”
Oklahoma governor Mary Fallin

GOPers refuse to remove 10 Commandments — and will fight to change constitution instead

A judge ordered Oklahoma to remove a Ten Commandments monument from state capitol grounds, but the governor is defying that order.
Reza Aslan speaks to CNN (Screenshot/YouTube.com)

Reza Aslan urges Muslims to embrace LGBT rights: ‘Either we are all equal, or the whole thing is just a sham’

In an open letter to fellow Muslims, religious scholar Reza Aslan defended the Supreme Court’s historic same-sex marriage ruling, saying that discrimination against gays is no different than bigotry expressed against their own faith.
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NJ cop suspended with pay for 8 years over sex assault charge — and now he wants unused vacation pay

Manuel Avila was deemed unfit to carry a weapon in 2007 by a psychiatrist hired by the city of Paterson after a suicide attempt, and he was reassigned to duty in the holding cell area of police headquarters.
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Donald Trump’s new hotel is being built by immigrants who think he’s an a**hole

Real estate mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump has angered the Spanish-speaking world by saying Mexican migrants are drug runners and rapists. But that hasn’t stopped him from profiting off their labor.
Kirk Cameron (Provident Films/YouTube)

Author pens hilarious erotic novella featuring Kirk Cameron and evolutionary-advanced ‘Crocoduck’

A fan of both erotic novels and child TV star turned evangelist Kirk Cameron’s has penned a speculative novella about Cameron engaging in inter-species sexual acts.
Dick Cheney (Fox News)

Dick Cheney should — and eventually will — be tried as a war criminal: former International Court judge

Thomas Buergenthal, who served as a judge at the International Court of Justice for the first 10 years of this century, said he believes the former U.S. vice president could be brought before the International Criminal Court.
Linda and Owen Golay (screenshot/Facebook)

‘I won’t be a slave to the party:’ Iowa Republican defends his Confederate float at Fourth of July parade

Iowa Republicans are distancing themselves from the Marion County GOP’s Fourth of July float, which was pulled through the streets of Pella and Pleasantville by a truck flying three Confederate flags.