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January 19th, 2012
COMMENTARY: Are we not all God’s children?
LGBT Americans are not treated equally. Heterosexual Americans have many more federal rights. The Religious Right gleefully advocates for anti-gay discrimination. Any wonder why LGBT teens are bullied or commit suicide at an alarming rate? Homophobia must be stopped.
January 17th, 2012
COMMENTARY: Anti-gay Evangelicals endorse homophobic Rick Santorum
Who do the anti-gay haters want for President? Tony Perkins, Gary Bauer, San Diego’s known homophobe the Rev. Jim Garlow of Skyline Church push Rick Santorum for president.
January 16th, 2012
COMMENTARY: Reflecting on MLK Day about need for LGBTQ justice in the Black Church
King’s teachings taught me how religion plays a profound role in the work of justice. A religion that looks at reality from an involved committed stance in light of a faith that does justice sees the face of the damned, the disinherited, the disrespected and the dispossessed — and that also includes its LGBTQ people.
January 13th, 2012
COMMENTARY: “Pariah” is the story of a sister outsider rarely seen in film
It’s my hope that “Pariah” will be part of the trend of the mainstreaming of niche content. Black lesbian cinematic representation is long overdue.
January 11th, 2012
COMMENTARY: What did we learn from the New Hampshire primary?
Mitt Romney is on a roll, winning both the Iowa Republican Caucuses and the New Hampshire primary. Still, he has yet to win a majority of the votes in either vote, showing that the majority of Republican voters are not quite sold on him as their nominee.