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-Gays in the Military: From ‘Don’t Tell’ to Celebrating with Pride?

Monday, June 18th, 2012

                                         (The Pentagon: Wikipedia) How things have changed in our culture in one generation. The military which is usually one of the most conservative institutions in our nation has gone from ‘don’t you dare’, to ‘don’t tell’ under Pres. Clinton to ‘celebrate with pride’ under pres. Obama. The Pentagon for the first time in our […]

-Obama Comes Out of The Closet for Gay Marriage

Thursday, May 10th, 2012

    (Getty Images via @daylife) President Obama has now come out in favor of same-sex marriage. While running for president in 2008 he officially supported traditional marriage between and a man and a woman. However, in the wind up toward the 2012 election he admits a change of heart and now officially supports gay marriage. […]

-Pope Benedict: Gay Marriage is a Threat to Humanity

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

           (Image via Wikipedia) The Pope said yesterday that gay marriage is a threat to the traditional family unit and ‘the future of humanity itself.‘ Pope Benedict XVI made those remarks during his new year address to the diplomatic corps representing nearly 180 countries at the Vatican. The Pope told the diplomats the following in […]

-Pentagon: Gay Weddings now Permitted on Bases and Chaplains May Officiate

Saturday, October 1st, 2011

                                               (Image via Wikipedia) The Pentagon sent out a notification this week that gays in the military can be married on base if same-sex marriages are permitted in the host state. Also, military chaplain’s whose religious affiliation permits it may officiate over gay marriages on or off military bases. The memo also hypocritically contained a […]

-Christian Teacher Who Commented About Gay Marriage on Facebook is Reinstated

Friday, August 26th, 2011

                                   (Image via Wikipedia) Jerry Buell, the “Teacher of the Year” who was suspended for comments he made on his personal Facebook page has finally been reinstated. The Lake County, Florida, School Board concluded a week-long investigation into his unfavorable comments about the recent legalization of homosexual marriage in New York. Buell has been exonerated […]

-Florida: Teacher Suspended for Anti-Gay Marriage Comments on Facebook

Thursday, August 18th, 2011

                                 (Image via Wikipedia) Jerry Buell,who teaches social studies at Mount Dora High School, received a ‘Teacher of the Year’ award in 2010. But this year he was suspended by his district for making anti-gay marriage comments on his personal Facebook page. In response to the legalization of same-sex marriage in New York, Jerry wrote […]

-Gay Marriage: A Shift in Public Opinion?

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

     (Getty Images via @daylife) Recently New York legislators voted to legalize gay marriage in the state of New York. In the process several New York state senators changed their earlier no votes to yes. Many are saying that the New York vote demonstrates a new trend and shift in public opinion when it comes […]

-NY Catholic Bishop Speaks Out Against Gay Marriage

Monday, June 27th, 2011

The NY State legislature passed it and Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the bill allowing same-sex marriage in New York on Friday. However, nothing has changed from the Catholic perspective as Archbishop Timothy Dolan, the state’s top Catholic leader in the state called gay marriage: “detrimental to the common good” and a violation of “natural law.” […]

-Mexico Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Same-Sex Marriage

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

(Image via Wikipedia) The Supreme Court of Mexico ruled last Thursday that same-sex marriage is constitutional. Then on Tuesday this week they ruled that all 31 states must recognize same-sex marriages performed in the capital. The 9-to-2 decision did not however make it mandatory that the states had to follow suit and begin marrying gay […]

-New York: A Huge Unexpected Victory for Traditional Marriage

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

The Democratic party in the New York state legislature was trying to ram through a bill on Same-Sex marriage. On Monday 2 Democrat State Senators defected from their party and voted with the Republicans to replace the Democrat leadership thus stopping plans to institute gay marriage in New York. This is a huge victory for […]