Tag Archives: Homophobia

Loving America in the Age of Trump

Every Fourth of July, I reflect on what I love about our country. This is more important than ever in the presidency of Donald Trump. With the increase in political polarization in this country, and with Trump making personal attacks … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Protecting the Freedom of Speech of Those We Disagree With

In the past few months, one of the things that has given me hope during the first few weeks of the Trump administration is the passion of people who are engaging in protests and political rallies. There is a renewed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Waking Up To A Donald Trump Presidency

It’s a week now since the shock of the presidential elections result last Tuesday. I’ve been deeply depressed about Donald Trump becoming President, but I still congratulate those who are Trump supporters for being involved in this political process. I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Vigil in San Jose for the Orlando Shootings

Two weeks ago I went to the City Hall in San Jose, California, to attend a vigil for the victims of the Orlando shootings. The vigil started at 6 p.m., but I came at around 7:30 p.m. so I missed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Donald Trump, Archie Bunker and the Great American Divide

I’ve been reading a lot about the growing partisan divide, and I’ve been as exasperated as many of my fellow liberals at Donald Trump’s latest rantings. It got me thinking of two great television shows: “All in the Family” and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Christian Parents Supporting Their LGBT Child

In 2008 in California, many leaders of the Mormon, Catholic and Evangelical churches lobbied successfully for the passage of Proposition 8, a law that would define marriage as being between a man and a woman and would make same sex … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Christian Church Apologizes for Past Sins

Over the past five years, many Christians are going through a profound change in their views on LGBT issues. More and more Christians are coming around to supporting the civil rights of LGBT individuals, and many are changing their views … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment