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So Same Sex Marriage, hmm. Is it really about marriage, at all?

Personally, I feel people are confusing two different things.  Unfortunately, those 2 things share the same word:  Marriage.   But they don’t have the same meaning. It’s an issue of semantics. 401 more words


Lazy Saturday Reads: No Joy in Wankerville

Hope your weekend is going great!

It seems Republicans are having terrible, horrible, very bad weeks because even when you attempt to stack the Supreme Court with wankers, there are still times when some of them respect the constitutional rights and civil rights of individuals.   2,926 more words

Morning Reads

We are All Now Safer in our Freedom

On the morning of June 26, 2015, the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex marriage is a basic right, across the United States. The ruling in the case known by the name Obergefell v. 942 more words

The Civic Arena

The Power of Music and Visual Imagery and the Messages Hidden Beneath

I don’t really watch the “news” anymore.  I feel like my life’s full of enough drama and chaos and why deliberately subject myself to even more… particularly things over which I have no control.  529 more words

Civil Liberties

Sunday Reads: How long to sing this song?

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U2 – ’40’ Lyrics | MetroLyrics… 1,586 more words

Morning Reads

Eminent domain

The Productivity Commission’s report on housing and land supply is, well, excellent. It’s very detailed, asks the right questions, and provides a lot of the evidence needed to help us towards solutions. 915 more words

Thoughts Of The Day

Professor, P.O.W. - Arundhati Roy (Outlook, May 18, 2015)

May 9, 2015, marks one year since Dr G.N. Saibaba, lecturer of English at Ramlal Anand College, Delhi University, was abducted by unknown men on his way home from work. 293 more words