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No, Christians. There is no 'Third Way' on Homosexuality

 

One of the very first references the Bible makes to LGBT people is a command to execute gay men.

“If a man lies with a male as with a women, both of them shall be put to death for their abominable deed; they have forfeited their lives.”  (Leviticus 20:13 NAB). 1,632 more words

The Durr-e-Shahwar Mentality

 

 

In 2012, a drama-serial by Hum Television took Pakistani women by storm. It was called Durr-e-Shahwar.

The lead character whom the drama was named after, hailed from a well-to-do, closely knit family, and was married off to an austere army officer – Mansoor – from a relatively lower income household. 667 more words

Re-Introductions

My name is Meryl Scarlett Fortney, Meryl Scarlett for short, or Meryl S. Fortney, for those who have read my books. Considering the nature of my previous blog, and how I would like to represent myself and the transgender community, now, I feel as though a little bit of a re-introduction is due. 277 more words

Issue

The Way We Think about Gender Needs to Change

“When a boy attracts girls, he’s popular. When a girl attracts guys, she’s a flirt.

When a boy takes charge, he has leadership ability. When a girl takes charge, she’s bossy. 678 more words

Journal

WOMAN, CHILDREN PULLED OVER BY AT TEXAS POLICE GUNPOINT OUT OF SHEER STUPIDITY

This is beyond stupid. From the description given of the suspected perpetrators you would never guess that the police would have made this stop in the first place. 68 more words

What Black Parents Tell Their Sons About the Police

“A Tumblr quote floated over to me about around the time of Trayvon Martins murder, from a Jonathan Lethem book that Ive never read The Fortress of Solitude. 47 more words

Resistances

WiLab Loves: 8 Things Women Couldn't Do On The First Women's Equality Day in 1971- and 6 They Still Can't

WILAB LOVES is a series of articles and blog posts from across the web that Women’s iLab supports. This article was written by Emma Gray and published on Huffington Post on August 26, 2014. 581 more words
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