Marriage, Equality, and Radical Queer Politics – Part One

This is a two-part post. The second part can be found here. It seems every day brings news of a new victory for marriage equality advocates: yesterday Kentucky joined Indiana and Utah as the most recent state to find same sex marriage bans unconstitutional. Every day also seems to bring a new article penned by [Read More...]

American Ethical Union Statement on Prop 8 and DOMA Decisions

Ethical Culture

The American Ethical Union (AEU) celebrates with justice loving people across the country. The U. S. Supreme Court’s decision that the federal government cannot discriminate against married lesbian and gay couples for the purposes of determining federal benefits and protections is an ethical decision leading towards full marriage equality. The day will soon come when [Read More...]

Congratulations, Cardinal!

Compassion

It’s not often that I congratulate Cardinals of the Roman Catholic Church, but I feel I must, in this case, extend my warmest congratulations to Cardinal Keith O’Brien, who won the coveted “Bigot of the Year” award from UK gay rights organization Stonewall recently. It is truly well-deserved: he wrote a fantastically hateful article on the [Read More...]

Rhode Island – One Law for All!

It is a fundamental principle of this nation that everyone be considered equal under the law, and that that law must be secular in character. In Rhode Island – a state with a proud history of supporting democracy, freedom and equality – this principle is under attack. [Read more...]


CLOSE | X

HIDE | X