Tag Archives: Gay Marriage

Christians Fighting for LGBT Rights

Recently the news has been dominated by the efforts of conservative Christians to push back against laws protecting LGBT rights. In Alabama, state judges have resisted a federal ruling to issue licenses for same sex marriages. Several conservative Christian business … Continue reading

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Christians for Marriage Equality

Last week was great news for my gay and lesbian friends as the Supreme Court decided that the Defense of Marriage Act, the law barring the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, is unconstitutional by a … Continue reading

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A Cartoon On Gay Marriage

Originally published as an April 4, 2009 entry on the Everyday Citizen website I had the idea for this cartoon from an article in either the L.A. Times or the San Francisco Chronicle a few weeks ago about a woman … Continue reading

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Coretta Scott King- Civil Rights Leader

Martin Luther King Jr. is justifiably viewed as a hero by many people around the world. He’s been one of my biggest heroes. One of the great heroes that is often overlooked is his wife, Coretta Scott King. Coretta Scott … Continue reading

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Democrats and Republicans For Gay Rights

The big news of the past week has been President Obama’s comments in an interview that he now supports same-sex marriage. Over the years, he has stated his opposition to gay marriage, but added that his views were “evolving”. This … Continue reading

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Evangelicals for Gay Rights

Last March the Christian gay rights group Soulforce has sponsored the Equality Rides to challenge LGBT discrimination in many of the Christian colleges across the nation. This is part of a growing group of Evangelical Christians who are challenging the … Continue reading

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Evangelicals, Catholics and Mormons for Gay Rights

During the 2008 election year, one of the biggest political fights in the California state ballot was on Proposition 8, a proposition against gay marriage. Sadly, the proposition passed. One of the keys to the passage of Proposition 8 was … Continue reading

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