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The newspaper deleted a tweet saying an alleged act of sexual misconduct by the future Supreme Court justice "may seem like harmless fun."
The American Petroleum Institute (API) successfully lobbied for an end to the 40-year ban on exporting U.S.-produced crude oil in part by making a geopolitical argument: Iran and Russia have the ability to export their oil, so why not unleash America?
While mainstream feminism seems desperate to have in its fold a 19-year-old reality television star who is famous in no small part because her older sister's sex tape went viral, mainstream feminism rejects empowered women of faith.
When I was excommunicated from the Mormon church just over a year ago, I was widely quoted as saying, “Don’t leave. Stay
A year ago, though, Kelly had by far the loudest, most quoted voice — and she suffered the deepest wound. The St. George
Kelly, who was excommunicated in June 2014, now lives in Nairobi, Kenya, where she works on human-rights efforts. She was
March marks Women's History Month, a time to celebrate and critically assess the ways in which women's rights have and have
The Mormon Church is more aggressively signaling to its members what is and is not acceptable behavior for members who wish to remain in good standing. The actions of Kelly and now Dehlin, apparently, are being defined by church leaders as beyond the boundaries of what is expected of loyal members in good standing.
"Church discipline is not designed to be the end of the process, but the beginning of the road back to full fellowship," Hawkins
Dehlin is the founder of "Mormon Stories," a well-known website and podcast that has discussed controversial topics within
"There are many policy changes that can happen that fall short of the radical step of giving women the priesthood, and I
The rise of the so-called Islamic State, variously known as ISIS or ISIL, dominated headlines in 2014 as a self-proclaimed
She was found guilty of apostasy, defined as repeated and public advocacy of positions that oppose church teachings. Ordain
But those in the room — mostly Mormons ranging from babes in arms to the elderly with canes — thought differently. They wanted
Whether or not the Mormon Left is a substantial minority or an extreme super-minority may have important ramifications for the viability and success of future efforts by Mormon intellectuals and progressives to shape the future direction of their faith tradition.
Participants gathered in City Creek Park across the street from Temple Square for a rally and march, according to the event's
The last few weeks have been turbulent, with many middle-ground and progressive Mormons expressing dismay that the church would do such a thing in the 21st century, and many traditional Mormons articulating their belief that Kate got what she deserved.
The LDS Church is not a democracy, no matter how much the church depends on the laity, and it will not suffer challenges to its authority silently, particularly from women making claims to their rights.
Like many Mormons, the recent excommunication of Mormon feminist activist Kate Kelly put me at a loss for words. But when all is lost, Mean Girls explains everything.