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Toxic is as Toxic Does By Charlie Costict

It all starts from birth. “Dolls are for girls, play with those trucks boy” …… “He ain’t wearing no pink” ……” You better stop...

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As I See It… In Response to The Doors of The Church Are Open...

Today I respond to Michael J. Forbes and his article entitled, The Doors of the Church are Open – But for Whom. While I...

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