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  • Manifest Density and American Politics

    I ran across this Facebook post by Shannon Welch the other day and while I don’t agree with some of it (more about that in a bit), I do think there’s something to her argument that the density of the place you grew up in or have spent a lot of time in has an effect on how you view the world, your neighbors, and your political situation. So why does this matter? Because how you were raised and how you live has a huge impact on what matters to you from your politicians and your government. Those...

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  • Pro-LGBTQ church breaks away from the United Methodist Church

    The Asbury Memorial Church in Savannah has officially become the first church in Georgia to disaffiliate from the national United Methodist Church due to the growing rift between pro- and [

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