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Creep of the Week Creep of the Week: Betsy DeVos

If you're a school administrator, a teacher, or even a whole school district and you want to assert your right to discriminate against some of your students FOR REASONS, you're in luck! The Education Department under Betsy DeVos ain't gonna stop you. (Unless you're against white Christians probably.) READ MORE.

Creep of the Week: Julio Severo

Julio Severo, a Brazilian writer and blogger, is super mad that America taught Brazil to be gay. In a June 12 piece on Barbwire, a website named for its unique ability to make a thinking person's brain bleed, Severo writes, "The homosexual movement became active in Brazil by direct cultural effect from America, including her politics and Hollywood." READ MORE.

Creep of the Week: Scott Lively

Happy Pride Month, everybody! June is the month when the sale of rainbow merchandise skyrockets and anti-gay right wingers decry the very right of LGBTQ people to exist, let alone celebrate that existence. READ MORE.

Creep of the Week: Laurie Higgins

For my mom's 63rd birthday my sisters and I took her to Drag Queen Bingo. She won a round and ended up on stage where she very proudly proclaimed that she had five children and three of them were gay. The drag queen, Detroit's own Sabin, responded, "Bitch, what were you eating in the 60s?" Everybody laughed, including my mom. READ MORE.

Creep of the Week: Donald Trump

As I write this I'm taking in the news of the bombing at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. 22 confirmed dead so far. At least 59 injured. READ MORE.

Creep of the Week: Donald Trump

As Benjamin Franklin was leaving the Constitutional Convention of 1787 somebody asked him what kind of government the U.S. was going to have. "A republic," he replied. "If you can keep it." READ MORE.

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