Why Does "Big Gay" Expect Trump To Persecute Them?

Opinion | David Benkof
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So far, most signs point to an LGBT-friendly administration.

Amnesty-Loving Liberals Bear A 30-Year Grudge Against Jeff Sessions

Opinion | David Benkof
U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions (R-AL), an advisor to U.S. President Elect Donald Trump, speaks to members of the Media in the lobby of Trump Tower in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York November 17, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo

If racism is unforgivable, why would anyone stop being racist?

GOP Should Embrace The Working Poor

Opinion | David Benkof
Stephen Baldwin holds his fist in the air outside a Subway restaurant during a strike aimed at the fast-food industry and the minimum wage in Seattle, Washington August 29, 2013. Fast-food workers went on strike and protested outside restaurants in 60 U.S. cities on Thursday, in the largest protest of an almost year-long campaign to raise service sector wages. REUTERS/David Ryder (UNITED STATES - Tags: CIVIL UNREST BUSINESS FOOD EMPLOYMENT) - RTX13160

“Democrats think they own you. We want to liberate you.”

The Election Was NOT HACKED

Opinion | David Benkof
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump arrives to speak during a USA Thank You Tour event at Giant Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania

We already knew Hillary’s a phony; emails only confirmed it.

The Popular Vote Is A Hoax

Opinion | David Benkof
Voters cast their votes during the U.S. presidential election in Elyria, Ohio, U.S. November 8, 2016.  REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk/File Photo

Hillary Clinton’s supposed 2.7 million-vote lead is a meaningless statistic.

Broadway's Dear Evan Hansen Is A Musical For Trump's America

Opinion | David Benkof
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The protaganist is well-meaning but ends up hurting people when he enters the Internet whirlwind.

Twitter Should Ban Trump For Life

Opinion | David Benkof
President-elect Donald Trump stands outside the clubhouse following his meeting with Ari Emanuel, co-CEO of William Morris Endeavor, at Trump International Golf Club, November 20, 2016 in Bedminster Township, New Jersey. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

The U.S. could face consequences for its president’s brash online comments.

Anti-Semitism At Amazon Is The Real Scandal

Opinion | David Benkof
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The media’s hysteria over Steve Bannon is clearly selective.

"Conservative Judaism" Should Clarify That It's Liberal

Opinion | David Benkof
A member of the Jewish community attends Pope Francis' visit at Rome's Great Synagogue, Italy January 17, 2016. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

The movement is in need of a re-branding.

Liberal Wailing Over The Western Wall

Opinion | David Benkof
A man stands in front of the Western Wall as snow falls in Jerusalem's Old City December 12, 2013. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Activists want to not pray at a Wall resembling the synagogues they don’t pray at.

Checks And Balances Are On Life Support

Opinion | David Benkof
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump (L) meets with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) (C) and Vice-President elect Mike Pence on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November 10, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Our system simply isn’t designed for executives who don’t respect them.

Sorry, Mr. Trump, But Presidents Apologize

Opinion | David Benkof
President-elect Donald Trump (Photo: Getty Images)

It’s part of the job description. Every president does it.

Stop Calling Mike Pence Homophobic

Opinion | David Benkof
U.S. Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence and his wife Karen Pence arrive at U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's election night rally in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 8, 2016.     REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Scapegoating Pence as a monster may help Democrats raise money, but it’s not what’s best for the LGBT community.

Oy Oy Oy, American Jews Dismayed With Trump Should Come Home To Israel

Opinion | David Benkof
A man cycles past images of newly elected U.S. President Donald Trump which are displayed on monitors in Tel Aviv, Israel

American Jews have a unique choice available to them.

Trump's Paltry $10 Million Is No Record-Setting Donation

Opinion | David Benkof
NAPLES, FL - OCTOBER 23: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the Collier County Fairgrounds on October 23, 2016 in Naples, Florida. Early voting in Florida in the presidential election begins October 24. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

The candidate’s false bravado about self-funding is typical of his improvisational campaign.

Some People Really Are Pro-Abortion -- Hear Their Voices

Opinion | David Benkof
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Claims that nobody is pro-abortion are demonstrably false.

Good For Trump For Not Pre-Validating Election Results

Opinion | David Benkof
Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during the third and final 2016 presidential campaign debate at UNLV in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., October 19, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Blake

What a symbol for this terrible election that even when Trump is right he’s wrong.

2016 Proves "None Of The Above" Belongs On The Ballot

Opinion | David Benkof
Electronic voting machine (Shutterstock)

This electoral tweak could make American democracy healthier.

No, Dennis Prager, Trump's GOP Critics Are Not "Hysterical"

Opinion | David Benkof
U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Henderson, Nevada October 5, 2016. REUTERS/David Becker

Trump’s comments are characteristically different from offhand slurs.

When The ADL Promotes Anti-Semitism

| David Benkof
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It’s in the ADL’s interest for there to be more anti-Semitism in the world. It how they get donors.