I’m possibly an odd one.Â While I am opposed to hate speech, I don’t believe the solution is to stop someone from speaking hateful things.Â Free Speech is just that Free Speech, and one of the prices we pay for it, is that everyone has a right to do it. I think that the solution to hate speech is two-fold.Â First to bear witness to it, and name it as hurtful to a meaningful society,[Read More…]
I haven’t posted any pictures from the Impact/ Antiprop 8 rally. Â Mostly because I haven’t many good ones. Â Here is one that I love the banner. Â It reminds me of the Fred Phelp’s banners.
I found this awesome blog/site yesterday, called Pam’s House Blend,Â http://www.pamshouseblend.com/. awesome site, full of great stuff. Â Check it out.
My friend send me this link for a Day without a Gay. It is sort of a work stoppage, but instead of doing nothing, the time is devoted to volunteer efforts. Â http://daywithoutagay.org/ Â Sounds like an interesting project capable of doing much good. Â Not only by the volunteer work, bt also by the level of visibility it can generate. Â We know that people are often more likely to be supportive of GLBT people when they[Read More…]