Yesterday when Toni Atkins was sworn in as the 48th President of the California State Senate she made history as the first woman and member of the LGBT community to be elected to this powerful position.
"A Wrinkle in Time" was a must-see film for me. And, a must- see flick worldly different from dashing out to see “Black Panther.” It doesn’t mean, however, Ava Duvernay’s $100 million dollar film with a multicultural cast isn’t without problems. It is which is one of the reasons the film has received mixed reviews unlike “Black Panther’s” ongoing and wildly enthusiastic critical appraise.
Adam Rippon was the first out gay male figure skater to participate in the Winter Olympics, but it seems the public isn’t as focused on that triumph as they are about his relationship status, publicly asking him out on dates during interviews and through Twitter feeds.
As part of a multi-pronged strategy to address the homeless crisis, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer will join Interfaith Shelter Network and San Diego Pride to convene a summit Monday to encourage LGBTQ-friendly congregations to open their doors to homeless individuals.
The Reverend William (Billy) Franklin Graham Jr.(1918- 2018) has died at the age of 99. Too often, hagiographies are painted when people die, especially of ministers. The televangelist, however, is not deserving of such high praises.