Tag Archives: LGBT

Being homosexual in the world

Russia’s threats to arrest gay athletes at the Olympic games and the laws in Uganda and Nigeria tend to dominate the gay rights news at least in the mainstream press. However, there are many cou9nties where the simple fact of … Continue reading

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The focus on gay sex

In many countries, homosexuality is illegal punishable by imprisonment and potentially death. This status is promoted by several prominent American christian groups. One of these is the Liberty Council, originally founded by Jerry Falwell and currently represented on “Faith and … Continue reading

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Gender Expression and Identity in PEI Human Rights Code

According to the CBC, the PEI Human Rights Commission is re-writing the code to identify explicit rights for gender expression and identity. Commission chair Anne Nicholson said people who are transgendered are already protected under the code, but this addition … Continue reading

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Catholic Writer Lists 5 Reasons Why Same Sex Marriage Is Harmful to Chidren.

Before we get into this, I must qualify my comments by stating I am a straight white male who raised three children to adulthood while going through a divorce from an emotionally abuse women and a subsequent 8 year relationship. … Continue reading

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Gay Rights and Wrongs

In the US, states are slowly getting on board with the concept that society will not collapse if the restrictions on same sex marriage are lifted.  These restrictions are based almost entirely on religion and the US is very slow … Continue reading

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UPEI Panel on transgender issues

I missed this until today and I won’t be able to attend. However, if anyone is interested, here is the info: The second event of the UPEI student conference series—“Difficult Dialogues”—takes place on Thursday, March 14, 5:30–7:00 pm in AVC … Continue reading

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Obese Lesbians part 2

My last post focused on whether or not it is worthwhile to examine how sexual orientation affects obesity. The headlines around the web demonstrate some of the attitudes people have towards women, lesbians, and obesity, but there are some comments … Continue reading

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Are Lesbians Fat?

One of the headlines that is whistling around the web at light speed is: “Feds Spend $1.5 Million to Study Why Lesbians Are Fat“. But is the study really that simple? Is it really a waste of taxpayers’ money?  The … Continue reading

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The first step for gay marriage in UK

Equality rights for gays and lesbians to marry have taken one step closer to being recognized in the UK. MPs have approved same-sex marriage in England and Wales in a key Commons vote, despite the opposition of almost half the … Continue reading

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Gays preventing storms

In their unrelenting persecution of gays, fundamentalist preachers blamed Superstorm Sandy as God’s punishment for the gay lifestyle and abortion. I want to clear something up. I am not saying this super destructive hurricane was because of the homosexual act. … Continue reading

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