Opinions

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A PFLAG mom takes on self-righteous people

Like a sign I saw a PFLAG mom carry at one of the many Pride parades (that she took from MLK's speech) “I have a dream in which my son will be judged not by his sexual orientation, but by the strength of his character.” I have that same dream!

COMMENTARY: A vastly vapid conspiracy

Someone claiming to be Matt Weaver sends an email claiming he has never been the editor of The Koala. Imagine that!

COMMENTARY: In Chile, gay rights ruling is a leap forward

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights’ ruling that sexual orientation cannot be used to deny custody rights is a landmark case for LGBT people throughout the Americas, Human Rights Watch says.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why not support marriage equality?

"Different studies in the past stated that married individuals have better mental health when compared to unwed individuals. It has also been found that the more commitment in the relationship, the better the overall well-being of those involved."

COMMENTARY: Pondering results of an electing inaction at CSUSM

"Without high standards for campus community participation reinforced with actions, without well-articulated and specific condemnation — not censorship — by the administration, without any repercussions for harassing the collective majority of the diverse student body, it is inevitable that at least one student would determine that he would try his hand at, say, election fraud."