Miss. Republican uses Bible to bash marriage equality, refuses to apologize

People who hide behind their religion to promote and tolerate the subjugation of marginalized folks disgust me. Plain and simple. Andy Gipson, a Mississippi Republican state representative, is among those who fall into this wanna be holier-than-thou category. In his response to President Barack Obama’s support for marriage equality, Gipson referred to the infamous Leviticus […]

Hey, Bristol Palin. Let me know how lonely it is on that hypocritical pedestal

President Barack Obama’s endorsement for marriage equality has drawn some push back in many circles. Of all people, Bristol Palin has joined in on the criticism. I think it’s worth posting Palin’s entire comments so you can try to understand where she’s going: Let’s pause for just one second.  When Christian women run for high […]

Bill would outlaw “ex-gay therapy,” Obama sides with humanity and other musings

(Editor’s note: sorry if I’m all over the place–my mind is racing right now with so many thoughts and ideas!) We need more states like California that are willing to consider banning this offensive, discriminatory faux therapy. Sen. Ted Lieu, a Democrat from Torrance, says so-called “reparative” or “ex-gay” therapy wrongfully treats homosexuality as a disease […]

Why do you speak up?

This question was posed to me by an acquaintance via email two days ago, who was frustrated and offended curious that I feel the need to speak up against anyone who says anything I take offense to. This acquaintance, a married black man in his 30s, was a co-worker about give years ago and he […]

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