Postman Patel's blog gives a salturary reminder that the US Democratic Party's record on warmongering is no better than that of the US republicans, and it doesn't matter which party is elected, there will always be a warmonger in the White House.
A careering astable multivibrator: strong science & math in HS, then strong Lib Arts college; then Navy Nuclear Power program; then Ph.D. in Eccles Hist (King's College London); then maintenance consulting for U.S. Navy and independent industrial consulting in Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM) ... it just goes on and on ... In faith ... Baptist for 25 years, Episcopalian for 25 years, now Orthodox (in a Greek Orthodox parish)
OK, this is mainly for Americans -- it's a poll in a US newspaper on whether to impeach US President George Bush II for starting an unjust war. I suspect that many outside the USA will have an opinion on that too.
But one question -- doesn't "homosexuality" mean "same-sex attraction"? Doesn't the term "sexual ordintation" imply just that -- what a person finds sexually attractive, which is further specified by terms like "homosexual", "bisexual", "heterosexual", "paedophilia" etc. These are the temptations, not the sin.
Internet monk notes that Christians (though different groups of Christians) make excuses for the behaviour of the Israeli government and homosexuals on the basis of the cruel and unjust treatment of those groups in the past.