Defense of Marriage Act: Is the Fight for Gay Rights Stifling Freedom of Opinion?

I am happy for the progress that our country is making in the fight for gay rights. The recent Supreme Court decision to strike down a key part of the Defense of Marriage Act was a huge step forward in equal rights for all people; something I wholeheartedly support. ...more

On Marriage Equality

This is a big week. The Supreme Court of The United States is hearing arguments this week to determine the constitutionality of Proposition 8 and the Defense of Marriage act. People (including me) are fired up on both sides.Try mentioning marriage equality on Facebook and see what happens. Better yet go to some of the pages dedicated to it and start reading the comments. Inevitably you find people fighting about whether or not gay people are born gay and what the bible says or doesn't say about it. But guess what?...more

The Defense of Marriage Act is Challenged, But Not Enough

[Editor's Note: On Thursday, a federal appeals court ruled the Defense of Marriage Act as unconstitutional. BlogHer Shannon LC Cate explains why - and what could happen in the future. --Grace]...more
@BlogHer ALL sexualities should have the SAME right to marry/parent. Thing is...negative ...more