COMMENTARY: San Diego is worth fighting for

A lot of San Diego bashing is going on in the media and in general conversation, so in times like these, we need to remind ourselves why we truly deserve to be called America's Finest City.

COMMENTARY: From Matthew Shepard to Trayvon Martin, bigotry knows no boundaries

As a matter-of-fact, the bombardment of stereotypes has proven to have both subtle and unintended consequences toward people of different races, ethnicities, sexual orientation, class and religions, to name just a few. It’s not just regular people who succumb.

COMMENTARY: Issue is so much bigger than Paula Deen

Let me just ask this: If instead of the N-word Paula Deen had used the word “faggot” or “dyke” or “fairy” or the C-word, how would you feel about her then?

Commentary: You might be a bigot if …

"If you vote against gay marriage, demonize gays and advocate discrimination, then I will call you a bigot in writing … and to your face."

COMMENTARY: Homophobe asks if I have a “gay agenda?”

"I speak and write about gay issues because there is inequality and it needs to be talked about and written about for as long as it takes for the inequality to no longer exist."