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Kellie Kotraba

Blog Posts by Kellie Kotraba

Posted by Kellie Kotraba 1 year 17 weeks ago
 Twenty years ago, a gay Mormon character stepped onstage for the first time. His name was Joe Pitt, and he was in Tony Kushner’s Angels in America, Part One: Millennium Approaches.Pitt...
Posted by Kellie Kotraba 1 year 33 weeks ago
COLUMBIA, Mo. — Evangelical theologian David Lamb tackles some of the Bible’s most troubling passages in his book, God Behaving Badly: Is the God of the Old Testament Angry, Sexist and Racist?...
Posted by Kellie Kotraba 2 years 4 days ago
When the mosque in Joplin, Mo., on the outskirts of town burned to the ground on Aug. 6, the imam’s 4-year-old son knew what to do.He wanted to build another.After all, that’s what his family had...
Posted by Kellie Kotraba 2 years 5 weeks ago
Voters in Missouri overwhelmingly approved a "right to pray" amendment to the state's constitution on Tuesday, despite concerns about the measure's necessity and legality. Amendment 2, which...
Posted by Kellie Kotraba 2 years 8 weeks ago
Thousands of people wearing red shirts gathered in downtown Columbia, Mo., July 21 to honor an Army solider killed recently in Afghanistan—and to fend off Westboro Baptist Church.  The...