Sam Reisman @ Mediaite: Cruz Ready to Defend 'Judeo-Christian Principles' on GOP Platform From Trumpian Compromise.
Arturo Garcia @ Raw Story: Congressmen walk out of meeting after anti-Gay Republican interrogates them about religious beliefs.
Warren Throckmorton: Information and Misinformation on Gender Dysphoria from Wallbuilders and the American College of Pediatricians, Part One.
Sam Reisman @ Mediaite: Ginsburg: Having Only Eight Justices Means SCOTUS Can’t Do Its Job.
Dara Lind @ Vox: Trump campaign chair: We’ll pick a white man for VP. Anything else would be “pandering.”
Alan Colmes: Klayman: Baylor Sexual Assault Scandal Makes Starr ‘Sympathetic’ To Bill Clinton.
Jose Medina @ TFN: Bruner: I Ran to Expose the ‘Evil’ Actions of ‘Cock-Roaches’.
Oliver Willis @ Media Matters: Trump’s Kitchen Cabinet: What The Media Needs To Know About The Nominee’s Top Advisers And Supporters.
Tom McKay @ Mic: The Haunting Of Ted Cruz: These 5 Sinister Extremists Are His Dark Legacy From 2016.
Charles Johnson @ LGF: Definitive Video Proof That Donald Trump Is a Minion of Satan.
Warren Throckmorton: With David Barton as Principal Officer, Non-Profit Mercury One Again Gave $100k to Barton’s Wallbuilders For Disaster Relief.
Peter Montgomery @ Religion Dispatches: Competing Visions of Family & Freedom at UN; Methodists Try to Avoid Schism on Sexuality; Catholic Cardinal Denounces LGBT ‘Demonic Ideology’; Global LGBT Recap.
Matthew Yglesias @ Vox: Republican Jewish Coalition won't say where all the anti-Semitic invective is coming from.
Allegra Kirkland @ TPM: Great White Hope: Trump Unites Generations Of White Nationalists.
Zachary Roth @ MSNBC: Far-right nativists eye Kris Kobach for Donald Trump’s vice president.
Robin Marty @ Care2: There May Soon Be No Place Left in the South for Abortions After The First Trimester.
Zack Ford @ Think Progress: How A Conservative Law Firm Is Duping Schools Into Passing Anti-Transgender Policies.
Ken Meyer @ Mediaite: Sam Bee Breaks Down How the Religious Right Devised Conservative Obsession with Abortion.
Elliot Mincberg @ PFAW: Supreme Court Punts in Zubik Case – and Shows Again the Crucial Importance of a Fully-Staffed Supreme Court.
Sara Jerde @ TPM: Ted Cruz Flirts With Running Again In Emotional Campaign Closer.
Dara Lind @ Vox: Donald Trump just demonstrated you really can’t trust him — even on the Muslim ban.
Andy Towle @ Towleroad: American Counseling Association Cancels Nashville Conference Over Anti-Gay Therapist Law.
Emma Cueto @ Bustle: 100 Methodist Clergy Just Came Out As LGBTQ In A Courageous Statement For Inclusion.
Brian Tashman @ Huffington Post: Trump Is Lifting The Profile Of Conspiracy Theorists Who Blame School Shootings On The Government, Claim Starbucks Puts Ebola Semen In Coffee.