Tagged: gay rights

Don’t Give ISIS Credit

Don’t Give ISIS Credit

  I don’t think Omar Mateen’s devastating terror attack was caused by ISIS or any other Islamic sect. It looks to me like the work of his own personal demons. He was a dangerously...

Devils Who Quote Scripture

Devils Who Quote Scripture

We can’t say we weren’t warned. The Bible is replete with ominous references to the Devil masquerading as a prophet of God. And it seems as if today’s religions are providing ample evidence of this soul...

In the Land of the Free

In the Land of the Free

  Apparently emboldened by the success of their crusade to reverse women’s freedom of choice, red states across America are legislating restrictions that increasingly dictate individuals’ behavior – from how employees dress to who gets served at...

North Carolina’s Shame

North Carolina’s Shame

My brother Peter called yesterday to wish me a belated happy birthday and, as usual, we chatted on the phone for quite a while. He lives in North Carolina and loves it. Indeed, he...

Beware the Backlash

Beware the Backlash

As Americans approach the next general election, unsettling signs are becoming evident across the country. During the six and a half years that Barack Obama has occupied the White House, he has spearheaded a...

Gay Rights – the Backlash

Gay Rights – the Backlash

Pat Buchanan (above) says God hates gays and loves Vladimir Putin because the Russian president has outlawed homosexuality. I haven’t heard from God on that topic recently, but I am sure Buchanan is mistaken....

I Don’t Care What Chuck Hagel Said about Gays

I Don’t Care What Chuck Hagel Said about Gays

Some things are important. Others are more important. And throughout our lives we must weigh one against the other. It is important to avoid hurting the feelings of any individual or group, but when...

Who are the 50 Percent and What are They Thinking?

Who are the 50 Percent and What are They Thinking?

Poll after poll shows America evenly divided. For example, approximately half of the voters say they will give Barack Obama a second term. Approximately half say they will vote for Mitt Romney. Yes, I...

Economy is Healing so Here Come the Bigots

Economy is Healing so Here Come the Bigots

With good news on the economic front, you had to know the Republicans would activate Plan B – for bigotry. So, ladies and gentlemen, we give you the quintessential bigot, former senator Rick Santorum....