How should Christians respond to hateful laws towards LGBTQ communities?
The statewide enforcement of the injunction against Prop 8 will remain in place and same-sex marriages will continue without interruption.
On this day of celebrations for marriage equality, Heather N. wants to make sure people understand there is still work to be done.
The Republican National Committee (RNC) unanimously adopted resolutions against marriage equality on Friday, despite rising support for the idea among voters nationwide.
Want to keep up with the hearings and make sense of what you’re reading? Here are some ways to get started.
There are 9 states and the District of Columbia that have legalized gay marriage, and 38 states that have legislation that bans it.
When it comes to marriage equality, Gregory McVey-Russell urges us to not only think of the children but to listen to them.
Daniel Martinez-Leffew, “articulately spells how his family will be affected if Prop 8 is allowed to stand.”
New Mexico is one of only two states in the US that neither “specifically allows nor explicitly bans” gay marriage.
The argument has been around for at least 10 years, and has been central to almost every same-sex marriage case ever ruled on.
The Justice Department’s legal brief says, “Moral opposition to homosexuality, though it may reflect deeply held personal views, is not a legitimate policy objective that can justify unequal treatment of gay and lesbian people.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson on the value of trail-blazing.
A heart attack lead to unbelievable news – Santa Bob needed a new heart. Bob Boyer writes about his journey from transplant patient back to the Red Suit.
Health & Wellness Editor Rannoch Donald asks you to take a minute and save a life.
London is a city rich in history and filled with ghosts.
Love is knowing that she will literally cover my ass
Like the childhood monsters that lurked under our beds, Sprague Theobold found that PTSD, too, is terrified of the light.
Republican threats to hold the debt ceiling hostage again are pretty silly.
Just because a relationship is over doesn’t mean we stop loving that person. Mark Radcliffe explores the beauty and the pain of loss.
Some people are good at planning ahead and have all of their holiday gifts purchased months in advance of the actual deadline. Many of us aren’t.
Andrew Smiler speculates about how, when, and why social class can trump racism and sexism.
Tom Scocca argues that snark is a necessary weapon in the war against “smarm”. Allan Mott politely disagrees.
Sebastián Molano used a surprising incident on a Washington D.C. street corner to examine how to examine, transform and embrace gender roles.
A close encounter with a man and a gun shattered Vaughan Granier’s sense of security in his town … and caused him to be more reflexive and empathetic with those who commit crime.
This Comment by Denise on the post 9 Things I Want to Say (But Don’t) to Your Curious Yet Racially-Charged Microaggressions Against Me & My Children “My neighbor is from Brazil with dark hair, dark eyes and olive skin. Her husband from Germany, is blue eyed and was blond as a child. Both of her […]
Fewer men identify as gay in states which are blatantly intolerant of homosexuality. Dr. Aqualus Gordan explores.
Markus Gerke takes a look at Breaking Bad, Walter White, and the destructive potential of masculinity in our society.
Jon Magidsohn has moved his house, business and family to follow his wife around the world. Four times. Here’s why that is part of the new norm.