Articles tagged gay marriage

SCOTUS Is On the Verge of a “Defeat for Humanity”, Thank Goodness

Lessons from Europe and history help show the impact of a United States Supreme Court ruling allowing gay marriage.

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Magnus Hirschfeld and the Struggle for Transformation, Not Tolerance

Sexual rights in America remain both provisional and cynical; we know everyone should have them, but we are beholden to cowardly, outmoded, theocratic institutions that are fearful of egalitarianism.

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7 Feb 2014 // 2:30 AM

Et Tu, Utah?

The battle for gay marriage rights in Utah is turning so ugly and complicated that it will make the battle in California look like a trip to Disneyland.

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29 Apr 2013 // 10:15 PM

The Power of Now

There’s an old saying that “patience is a virtue.” Not anymore.

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The Bonds of Marriage: Requiem for Omegapan

I once heard someone say that losing a same-sex partner wasn't the same as losing a marital partner, because there weren't the bonds of marriage tying the two together.

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Arg! And here I was just sifting through the current news, looking for health care coverage, but got assaulted with this crap in the headlines.

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24 Aug 2009 // 1:00 AM

Black Gay Marriage

Listening to ‘A Spirited Debate on Gay Marriage’ from the Michael Eric Dyson Show

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US Citizens Constitutional Rights continue to be trampled. Thanks, Obama (Not!)

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Once again, a humble Midwestern state is being laughed at by cosmopolitan smarty-pants on the East and West coasts. The victim this time, of course,

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5 Mar 2009 // 10:30 AM

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - Jack Becker and Lyle Swallow share a hilltop home in Concord’s eastern reaches, affording an expansive view of Mount Diablo

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21 May 2008 // 5:20 AM

How TV can reflect society’s tolerance

If you want a sense of the kind of open-mindedness you can see on network TV these days, ABC’s “Brothers & Sisters” is a

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7 Apr 2007 // 3:22 AM

ORLANDO, Fla. - Gays can now exchange vows in one of the world’s most popular wedding spots - then get whisked away in Cinderella’

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A Good Return for Our Toil

This is what married people do for one another.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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