A new HBO documentary looks at the legal side of the fight for marriage equality in the US.
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.”
The Off Parent goes off on his challenge of dealing with a difficult ex. While not all divorces are like this, some men will surely relate.
Randall Horton reflects on his own experiences with grief, and wonders why being a man is to be sentenced to a life bereft of emotional support?
13 year old Xavier believes a continued culture kindness as a part of daily life can help with violence in adults
Mark Sherman recounts his struggle with finding relief in public places.
James Fell describes a bout with a pretty plagiarizer.
It’s probably not what you think. Chris Anderson explains, and compels us to take action.
A lot of progress has been made in the body image movement for women. Sami Jankins wonders why this hasn’t been extended to include men.
Paul Hudson thinks you shouldn’t walk out on love, unless it’s one of the reasons you’re not happy.
Randall Frederick looks at why individuals, even entire communities, rewrite history to conform with their ideology.
Rashaun Williams believes the best way for black people to confront and change the rampant racism in the US is to educate, inform, and empower their own communities.
As about-to-be parents, Matthew Osgood reveals more about how he and his wife had a day of their life sucked away.
The new family-friendly Scooby Doo movie, “Frankencreepy,” curses Daphne by making her fat. What kind of message does that send to our kids?
Allan Mott quickly discovered that the average middle-of-the-night customer at a sex shop isn’t a creep, but just a normal lonely guy.
You’ve heard it before, but here’s how to use the power of words to make it more effective. Because the last thing you need is another monkey on your back.
Charles J. Orlando points out the flaws in a popular movie genre.
Emotions don’t respond to pain the way the body does. Understanding that can prevent a ton of heartache.
Seth Trent explains how the suburban fantasy is moving aside to allow for a different definition of success.
There you see right above the couch a large framed portrait of the 40th president of the United States.