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2011-10-11 16:10:47

The repeal of the U.S. military's "Don't Ask Don't Tell" policy and the legalization of gay marriage in New York state represent great strides for the rights of lesbian, gay and bisexual people in America.

2011-08-18 22:23:35

Mandatory sensitivity training should be an essential part of "Don't Ask Don't Tell" repeal, says TAU researcher.

2006-05-02 20:22:44

By Dean Yates SHILO, West Bank (Reuters) - Yisrael Medad proudly shows a visitor around this Israeli settlement perched high on a hill in the heart of the occupied West Bank. He points out a vineyard in a valley below where the Jewish settlers of Shilo make wine.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.