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Why DOMA is Unconstitutional or America's Grand Heritage of Egalitarianism

For those of us concerned about socioeconomic trends and their consequences, Robert Gordon’s The Rise and Fall of American Growth is one of the most important books we’ll see in 2016.  1,187 more words
Commentary

Marriage Equality: The Plebiscite is Not The Answer

By Alfarid Hussain

Over the past few years, the debate over marriage equality in Australian politics has shown no signs of resolution. Consequently, the fate of many same-sex couples is now dependent on a plebiscite despite the fact that the Parliament could take a different course, namely  534 more words

Legal

Alex Jones and Anti-Gay Pastor Speculate as to Whether Obama is 'the Antichrist'

Several days ago, race-baiting conspiracy theorist Alex Jones interviewed Harlem-based pastor James David Manning. Manning, who runs the church/hate group Atlah Worldwide, is a virulent homophobe who claimed Jesus would… 632 more words

Misogyny

On A Sort-of Equality

I like to save “lighter” work tasks for Friday afternoons. By that time in the week, my mind is usually toast, and I have only so much cognitive power to invest in a project. 760 more words

Multi-cultural, multi-denominational, and co-officiated!

This wedding was a real treat to be a part of. I was able to work really closely with the brides on how they wanted to balance both of their families religious beliefs, and how that might translate to their future practices as they start a family of their own. 72 more words

The Big Day.

Republican-Controlled Senate Passes Bill That Helps Gay Couples

By Shaun Boyd

DENVER (CBS4) – Colorado’s Republican controlled Senate voted unanimously on Friday to approve a bill aimed at helping gay couples.

“This bill solves a problem and like it or not it’s a problem created by the evolution of the law,” said state Sen. 387 more words

News

The time a senior cleric forced me to leave Twitter 

Three years ago, the Convention on the Constitution spent some time discussing Same Sex Marriage. It led to a wider debate about the nature and definition of marriage and whether “marriage” was the best word to describe such a partnership between two persons of the same sex. 628 more words