Of course if I were pope, I'd recognize gay marriage and delete the word albeit (which means though) in the quote above. I can't see the problem with the pursuit of pleasure. There's no reason pleasure or its pursuit should lower respect for the lover.
Now we are talking about punishing women based on the choices they make. I have a daughter, so how could I be cool with that? I have a mother and a sister and my son will probably eventually marry a woman, so how could I be cool with that? I have tons of female friends, so how could I be cool with that?
One of the main obstacles for the implementation of LGBTI rights in the country, as Colombia Diversa and other groups have denounced, is the persecution that the Attorney General embarked on against public functionaries, LGBTI jurisprudence and policies, civil society groups, same-sex couples and supporters.
6:30 a.m. The President will revoke the Second Amendment and take away your precious guns. The President will depart Las Vegas en route to Los Angeles.
The new law states specifically that those who believe that marriage "should be recognized as the union of one man and one woman" are empowered to discriminate in hiring, housing and public accommodations against gay couples.
Some people worry that climate change is too hard to solve. Gridlocked politics, urbanization in the developing world, and the amount of pollution...
Because we have the legal right to marry doesn't mean the fight's over.
In a sense, Donald Trump is correct that women who have abortions if the procedure is banned should face "some sort of punishment." Before you misconstrue my opinion, please note that I have always been an advocate of pro-choice.
These awards have been sponsored by the Library of Michigan since 2004, but go back almost 25 years. Each year judges pick 20 Notable Michigan books "reflective of Michigan's diverse ethnic, historical, literary, and cultural experience."
Since I was a young boy, I knew I had one important mission in life -- to be a father. Parenthood did not seem possible, or easy, for gay people ... until yesterday.
The author near the Capitol, in Havana, with some of Cuba's famous old American cars, most of which are used in one way or another as taxis. I spent...
As the election year progresses, many candidates in both parties and at every level will say it. Child-welfare professionals work mightily to make it a reality. Our country's laws and policies are intended to promote its essential truth: Every child deserves to grow up in a safe, permanent and loving family.
Who's the bully: Someone who retaliates in kind against a public figure? Or someone who targets innocent families and children with anti-LGBT policies and language claiming they somehow represent the fall of America?
My father is still a conservative republican. He still has his views and beliefs, many of which I disagree with. But his worldview has been forever changed. He's forever changed. As I sat there in the passenger seat of that rental car, I took a moment to reflect and let it sink in.
Get ready New York City - Ron and Laura Grawsill of Bakersfield, California are going to be taking over for the next week.
If you are in a loving, committed relationship, then you have probably been asked a million times "why don't you get married?" But there are lots of couples who choose to be together indefinitely without a marriage ceremony.