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When I came out as a gay Catholic, Saints Augustine and Monica helped me grow closer to my mom — and God
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In post-Civil War New Orleans, Creole leaders won elections and oversaw the desegregation of public schools, a short-lived experiment destroyed after Reconstruction.
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