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moni-schott's picture
May.28.2013
I caught a segment wrapping up the week on talk back radio a few days ago and instantly found myself connecting what I was listening to with a wonderful blog I read earlier, on love being all that really matters in life (Love is everything). The talk back discussion was about the right for same-sex...
christopher-cudworth's picture
Jan.04.2013
Cardinal Francis George, a Chicago-based Catholic leader, may have had a natural order in mind when writing a letter to his flock of Illinois priests and parishioners stating that same sex marriage violates ‘natural law,’ but his viewpoint actually has little to do with how nature actually works....
gregory-norfleet's picture
Oct.31.2012
In Iowa, there is a push to vote out of office Iowa Supreme Court Justice David Wiggins for his part of the unanimous 2009 Varnum vs. Brien decision striking down a state law banning same-sex marriage. Three other justices were in 2010 voted off the Iowa Supreme Court for their support. I do not...
ivan-g-goldman's picture
May.17.2012
The recent furor over Manny Pacquiao’s remarks about same-sex marriage was mostly centered on severe comments that were invented by his Filipino interviewer. But they demonstrated something about Congressman Pacquiao that thus far everyone has been too polite to mention. He’s a political leader who...
ivan-g-goldman's picture
May.16.2012
What’s gay marriage got do with the June 9 bout between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley? Nothing. So naturally it’s becoming the central topic among our sensationalist, scandal-mongering national media.             What we have here is a...
rhoda-p-curtis's picture
Aug.16.2011
There are two things on my mind at this writing. One is the question of equality in human relationships, and the other is the question of parity. I am questioning the idea of equality when it applies to equality of opportunity for women, and to the idea of equality in human relationships in...
steven-herrmann's picture
Jun.22.2011
Please see my new Interview with the editor of the Advocate:  America's leading LGBT Magazine:  http://www.advocate.com/Arts_and_Entertainment/Books/Walt_Whitman_Poet_Shaman/        With the approach of Gay Pride, 2011, I would like to blog on my favorite poet, Walt Whitman.  As I show in my book,...
mayra-calvani's picture
May.26.2011
If you’re looking for something different to read this summer, I highly recommend you grab a copy of Hutchison’s controversial, adventure-filled novel, Latitude 38. The novel takes place some time in the future. Because of political unrest and heated debates over issues like immigration, gay...
david-valdes-greenwood's picture
May.07.2011
Question: Where can I find the following family? Two gay dads -- one slender and uncomfortable offering public displays of affection, the other hefty and prone to flamboyant gestures. Add one adopted daughter of another race, the youngest member of an extended family whose senior patriarch is...
veronica-rhodes's picture
Apr.27.2011
The little girl tilted her head to one side and thought a minute. "You do?" she asked. "Nope," I replied. "Em does." The girl shook her head sadly -- she wasn't very good at this game at all. It had started a few minutes earlier, when our young neighbor stopped by...