13 Nov '17, 1pm

#TheFIEC Leaders Conference 2017 Birds of a feather flock together...

Ignorance and hateful attitudes thrive when they are normalized and accepted without pushback. Your friends may just assume you agree with them when you don’t speak up about their homophobia. On more than one occasion, I’ve heard Dan calmly respond to a crude homophobic joke with something simple like, “Hey, man. That’s not funny. You’re talking about real people here. Please don’t say that kind of stuff around me.” It’s awkward for about 10 seconds. But it’s better than replaying that conversation over and over and wishing you had said something. And it sends the signal that not everyone is okay with crude jokes or ugly language at the expense of gay and lesbian people. More often than not, there will be someone else in the group who is relieved you said something and may even offer support. And sometimes, there will be someone in the group who is relieved to know he or s...

Full article: https://rachelheldevans.com/blog/homophobia-christians-ga...

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usgbc.org 13 Nov '17, 5pm

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Coalition Airstrikes Kill 4 Senior ISIS Leaders

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