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John Shelby Spong: on the Bible

The Bible has lost every major battle it has ever fought. The Bible was quoted to defend slavery and the bible lost. The Bible was quoted to keep women silent, and the Bible lost. 20 more words

Religion

'BPM (Beats Per Minute)'

An important film exploring Parisian gay activism in the 1990s under the ACT UP banner and the shadow of AIDS, BPM (Beats Per Minute) delves deep into the motivational psyche of the young men and women involved. 104 more words

Film

Regressive SB1140 Adoption Bill Proves We Need to Do More

Children are not born hating the LGBTQ+ community. They do not have innate senses that can detect some sort of evil residing in the bodies of people who love the same sex, nor do they lie awake in their crib in the middle of the night because the thought of transgender people keeps them up. 534 more words

ignorance isn't bliss

Stumbling across the local council’s facebook site I saw that they had flown the flag for International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and biphobia. In 2018 you would think attitudes were more tolerant. 205 more words

Laurel vs Yanny

Yesterday, a clip was trending on social media where some people heard the word “yanny,” others heard “laurel,” and some heard both. People have been comparing it to that dress that appeared to be a different color to different people. 599 more words

The Chatty Husband

I have this thing about being in public. Sometimes, strangers talk to you. It’s a real problem for me.

I’m not an introvert by any means, but I don’t want to chat with the person behind me in line who compliments the voicemail I just left my mother. 637 more words

Life

Holiness in a Changing World Part 1

This is part 1 of a 3 part series on Holiness in a Changing World.

In April, the Trinidad and Tobago High Court ruled as unconstitutional Sections 13 and 16 of the Sexual Offenses Act that penalizes homosexual adults from engaging in consensual anal sex. 959 more words

Theology