The Pope Recognises that God Makes Some People Gay

“A survivor of clerical sexual abuse has said Pope Francis told him that God had made him gay and loved him, in arguably the most strikingly accepting comments about homosexuality to be uttered by the leader of the Roman Catholic church,” Stephanie Kirchgaessner of the Guardian reports.

It gets better!

Scotland Rejects EU Withdrawal Bill

“The Scottish parliament has voted against Theresa May’s Brexit legislation by a large margin, putting the UK on the brink of a major constitutional dispute,” Severin Carrell of the Guardian writes.

Brexiteers want us to fear the EU breaking up, but it looks increasingly as it’s the UK that is about to split into pieces. I think we’ll soon see England and Wales by themselves, while Northern Ireland and Scotland seek a future as Europeans.

A Deadly Propaganda Stunt

“The Israeli army repelled every attempted breach during Monday’s deadly clashes, but Hamas got world attention with bloodshed that made Israel look like the bad guy,” Judah Ari Gross of the Times of Israel writes.

The sad thing is that no one really cares about those who died, only about winning a war that cannot be won.