Tag Archives: Gay Marriage

On DOMA, Prop 8, and the Critique of the Politics of Inclusion

To the joy of many and the dismay of some, The US Supreme Court finally struck down DOMA (Defense of Marriage Act) and for all us Californians, dismissed Proposition 8 as unconstitutional.  For those of us who value equality in … Continue reading

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The Face of LGBTQ and Marriage Equality

With the debate over marriage equality heating up over the recent statements by Chick-fil-A and others, people 0n both sides of the issue have become emotional, and understandably so.  There is a danger, however, in becoming entrenched in your position … Continue reading

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On Equal Civil Rights and Private Organizations

Because of all the discussion that has been ignited by the choice of Chick-fil-A to announce their stance against marriage equality and equal civil rights, I’ve been reading through quite a few blog posts and articles.  Although I already talked … Continue reading

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Where Do You Stand Politically?

I’ve had my fair share of political discussions.  I’ve talked about what socialism really is.  I’m talked about how the way the term “communism” is commonly defined in the United States really refers to a type of fascism or authoritarianism. … Continue reading

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Patron Defends Transgender Waitress

In a preview of an upcoming episode from ABC’s program, What Would You Do?, an irritated diner patron comes to the aid of a waitress being verbally harassed by another customer.  The waitress ins questions, is a real transgender woman but … Continue reading

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Why Be Green?

In one of video blogger The Punk Patriot’s recent videos where he updates his readers/viewers on his campaign for local public office in the Northeast, one of his supporters and friend (it seems, at least) answers the question, “why be … Continue reading

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Marriage Equality Marches Forward

Good news for those who support marriage equality (which should be everyone). On February 12th, Washington became the seventh state to recognize marriage equality. Many of you may already know that the U.S. Court of Appeals ruled California’s Proposition 8 … Continue reading

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