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The Same Sex Union Debate

The question of same sex unions has come into question and it has come to understand that the legalization, atleast from a public point of view, is the best option to allow for true justice to be done. 1,198 more words

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Osage Nation considers recognizing same-sex marriages

OKLAHOMA – With a U.S. Supreme Court hearing looming later this month, an Oklahoma tribe may be changing its marriage laws to include same-sex unions. 116 more words


Same-sex unions? Not quite.

Same-sex unions are still illegal in China, and members of the Chinese LGBT community face the same intense parental pressure as their straight friends to get hitched and produce grandchildren. 73 more words

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Peru rejects same-sex unions

Peru took a major step back this week in its fight for more LGBT inclusiveness, as its Congress rejected legalizing same-sex civil unions. The bill, drafted by openly gay congressman Carlos Bruce, would have given homosexual couples many of the same benefits enjoyed by heterosexual couples, but it was shot down by the legislative justice commission before being put to a vote. 45 more words

Food for Thought-Saint Valentine's Day as a Political Act

Today is Valentine’s Day. There are many legends surround Saint Valentine. One of the most common tells the story of a third century Roman priest who converted to Christianity shortly after the reign of Nero. 320 more words

Food For Thought

Preacher goes on homophobic rant in front of an Alabama city council

On Thursday, U.S. District Judge Callie Granade ordered a judge in Mobile County to ignore Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore’s ruling disallowing marriage licenses for same-sex couples. 296 more words


Mpls. City Hall Plaque Will Commemorate First Same-Sex Marriages

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A new plaque at Minneapolis City Hall commemorates the state’s first legal same-sex marriages performed there in 2013.

Sixty-seven couples were married August 1st of that year after Minnesota became the 12th state in the nation to recognize same-sex unions. 75 more words