Tag Archives: Gay rights

Banning gay marriage == banning love

There’s no secret that I am a huge Keith Olbermann fan. His Special Comments are always insightful, even though they are also kinda pompous and arrogant. But this is one of the first (that I can remember) where he is emotional instead of angry. Olbermann speaks with feeling and humility directly to those who oppose… Read More »

Photo: Counter gay-basher at the DNC

More pics to follow, I just liked this one enough that I had to post it now. 🙂 I was at the duelling protests between the brain-dead gay bashers and pretty much everyone else on the 16th Street Mall yesterday. I’m going to put pictures up on my blog (http://biffster.org) soon. While the rhetoric was… Read More »

Reverend Ted Haggard lost on the banks of the river Denial…

The DenverPost.com reports that Ted Haggard is awash in Denial: The Rev. Ted Haggard emerged from three weeks of intensive counseling convinced he is “completely heterosexual” and told an oversight board that his sexual contact with men was limited to his accuser. Rev. Haggard, this is reality calling. Please face the facts: You Are Gay!… Read More »

Homosexuality, self-loathing and church leaders

I still don’t know whether I should feel sorry for church leaders who get busted for homosexual tendencies, or whether I should chalk it up karmic justice. Here in Colorado, there have been two church leaders in the past month (via 9news.com): The church allowed our partner at the Denver Post to view a video… Read More »

New Jersey Supreme Court clears the way for marriage equality

There’s good news for marriage equality out of the New Jersey Supreme Court: New Jersey’s Supreme Court opened the door to gay marriage Wednesday, ruling that homosexuals are entitled to the same rights as heterosexuals, but leaving it to lawmakers to legalize same-sex unions.The high court gave lawmakers 180 days to rewrite marriage laws to… Read More »

Judge strikes down Georgia’s ban on gay marriages

Hooray! Judge strikes down Georgia’s ban on gay marriages A judge has struck down Georgia’s ban on same-sex marriages, saying a measure overwhelmingly approved by voters in 2004 violated a provision of the state constitution that limits ballot questions to a single subject.The ruling by Fulton County Superior Court Judge Constance C. Russell had been… Read More »

Homophobes trying to ban gay adoptions

Never under-estimate the vileness of a homophobe: Drives to ban gay adoption heat up in 16 states. Efforts to ban gays and lesbians from adopting children are emerging across the USA as a second front in the culture wars that began during the 2004 elections over same-sex marriage. Steps to pass laws or secure November… Read More »