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An open letter to Manny Pacquiao from a gay Filipina American concerning the champion boxer's recent comments about gay marriageEditor's Note: Last week, after President Barack Obama endorsed same-sex marriage , Manny Pacquiao — the world champion boxer, Philippine congressman, and staunch Catholic — was asked for his opinion on the issue. He does not support gay couples' right to get married, and early reports of his stance misquoted Pacquiao in a way that led readers to believe he had quoted an Old Testament passage that says homosexuals "must be put to death."
By Louis Charbonneau and Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS | Fri May 18, 2012 10:00am IST UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A U.N. panel of experts that monitors compliance with sanctions on North Korea is investigating reports of possible weapons-related deals between Pyongyang and Syria and Myanmar, the panel said in a confidential report seen by Reuters on Thursday.
Grover Glenn Norquist (born October 19, 1956) is a conservative libertarian , [ 4 ] and founder and president of Americans for Tax Reform . He is known as the promoter of the "Taxpayer Protection Pledge", which prior to the November 2012 election was signed by 95% of all Republican Members of Congress and all but one of the candidates running for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination, [ 5 ] to oppose increases in marginal income tax rates for individuals and businesses, as well as net reductions or eliminations of deductions and credits without a matching reduced tax rate. [ 6 ] He is a member of the Republican Party . [ edit ] Early life
"Long before quantum mechanics, the German philosopher Husserl said that all perception is gamble. Every type of bigotry, every type of racism, sexism, prejudice, every dogmatic ideology that allows people to kill other people with a clear conscience, every stupid cult, every superstition-ridden religion, every kind of ignorance in the world, are all results from not realizing that our perceptions are gambles.