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Oh ... the hypocrisy of it all

You hear it from time to time in the debate over whether people should be allowed to marry someone of the same gender.

“Why, allowing same-sex marriage is going to destroy the institution of… 285 more words

State News

Are You Sure That's What You Want?

I keep reading Christians demanding their “rights”. I keep seeing Christians saying they have a right to refuse service or be against Marriage Equality because it’s “against my religion”. 535 more words

Straight Ally

More Than Half of Philly Police "Frisks" Conducted without Reasonable Suspicion- ACLU Monitor

By Kenneth Lipp

The Philadelphia Police Department has again been delinquent in its obligations under a 4 year old Consent Decree concerning racially disparate “stop and frisk” searches,  says a legal monitor appointed to audit the PPD’s compliance with the decree known as the… 847 more words


When did we realize these bans were illegal?

A question comes to mind regarding the recent spate of court rulings against statewide bans on same-sex marriage.

The 14th Amendment, which includes the “equal protection clause,” was ratified in 1868. 244 more words

National News

Sorry for the Delay

It’s been some time, a month or more, since I have written one of these. It’s not that my views have changed or that I have lost interest. 849 more words


BWAHAHA 2/7 - 2/13

BWAHAHA (Blair’s Week Attempts at Haha’s) 2/7 – 2/13: What a fun week for Alabama! A federal judge made it clear that Alabama’s law preventing gay marriages was unconstitutional. 929 more words