Archive for November, 2015

Is Gay Parenting Damaging to Children?

Is Gay Parenting Damaging to Children?

Lopez describes a real source of his problems, even though he doesn’t see it, and what he describes isn’t at all what we would call gay parenting today:

November 30, 2015 Comments are Disabled general
EECM Sponsors Candlelight Vigil and March

EECM Sponsors Candlelight Vigil and March

I’d like to encourage all my Pittsburgh readers to participate in a vigil and march sponsored by the East End Community Ministries. At a time when we see so much violence and attack in the name of religion, it is powerful to see words and actions against the violence, by the community and spearheaded by a religious group. Your participation as an LGBTQI person or ally helps give voice to the need to see all[Read More…]

November 24, 2015 Comments are Disabled Activism, general
A Problem with PrEP

A Problem with PrEP

PrEP is a preventive tool in the fight against HIV infection. This may be increasing the amount of unprotected sex that men have, and causing a rise in STDs.

November 20, 2015 Comments are Disabled Activism, HIV/AIDS
Transgender Day of Remembrance

Transgender Day of Remembrance

Consider making Transgender Day of Remembrance an active memorial. Use the day to learn more about Transpersons and the struggles they face. Reach out and take action. Stand with Transgender persons demanding an end to violence and discrimination that they face.

November 19, 2015 Comments are Disabled Activism, Transgender Discrimination & Issues
Terrorism, Daesh, and the American Public

Terrorism, Daesh, and the American Public

Daesh, or its american counterparts are not really about Religion, even as they claim it as their justification. Their only real motive is power and domination, and if we are going to stop them, we must see this distinction. This is a crucial point.

November 17, 2015 Comments are Disabled Activism, American Theocracy: Analyzing the Religious Right
The Transgender Challenge to Christianity.

The Transgender Challenge to Christianity.

A few weeks ago, I found the linked article in my news feed, and I’ve been thinking about a reply ever since. I would generally write such a reply on my other blog, QLATB.com, but that site is undergoing a revamping, so here it is. I’ve held for sometime, that Christian opposition to accepting LGBTQ persons is entirely based on rigid notions of gender expression and gender roles. God is our Father, and this is[Read More…]

Tuesday’s Election Matters for Pennsylvania’s LGBTQ Residents

Tuesday’s Election Matters for Pennsylvania’s LGBTQ Residents

I get so frustrated when I hear LGBTQ persons clam that their vote doesn’t matter, especially when it comes to state-wide elections. And, this year’s general election is critically important for anyone who cares about progressive issues in general, and LGBTQ issues specifically. Because, we will be voting on members of the judiciary. Ted Martin of Equality PA puts it this way: The history of the state courts in Pennsylvania has not been favorable on[Read More…]

November 2, 2015 Comments are Disabled Election
Best of the Burghosphere Kicks Off National Blogging Month

Best of the Burghosphere Kicks Off National Blogging Month

At a time when our culture is rapidly changing, and traditional news media is cutting back, blogging is one of the easiest and best ways for people who feel marginalized or unheard to give voice to their ideas, concerns, and issues. Blogging is Free Speech, and done in a way that can reach a large audience.

November 1, 2015 Comments are Disabled general
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