Tag Archives: LGBT Rights

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

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Supporting Hillary Clinton in 2016

These past few months many of my friends have contacted me to try to persuade me to support Bernie Sanders. It doesn’t bother me. I’m a Hillary supporter, but I like Bernie. I have nothing bad to say about him. … Continue reading

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Reverand Willie T. Barrow, Fighter for Human Rights

As I’ve been reading about the recent protests of the Black Lives Matter Movement, I began thinking of the older civil rights leaders who fought for African American rights in decades past. Last March 2015, one of the great civil … Continue reading

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More Evangelicals, Mormons and Catholics Supporting LGBT Rights

Recently, there has been a controversy where a Christian public official named Kim Davis went to jail for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay and lesbian couples who wanted to get married.  For weeks I would open up my Facebook page … Continue reading

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Christians Supporting the Supreme Court Ruling on Same Sex Marriage

About 3 weeks ago, I was filled with great joy at the Supreme Court ruling that allowed same sex marriage throughout the whole United States. This ruling capped a long struggle for this fundamental right for my gay and lesbian … Continue reading

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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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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

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