Why Have 16% of Americans Have Changed Their Minds about Same-Sex Marriage?

Today at 10:30am did a live chat at The Huffington Post about why politicians, and the rest of America, suddenly seem to be “evolving” on same-sex marriage....more

Same-sex Marriage- thanks for the nod! What about Job Creation?!

Obviously the word is out- no pun intended. Obama supports same-sex marriages and further believes it’s up to the individual states to decide - a bit of a contradiction, no?  On the cover of Newsweek’s May 21 issue Obama was dubbed as the “First Gay President.”   Although no laws have been changed, nor new bills signed, it is nice to know Obama believes all citizens should be treated as equal.  ...more

Marching Ants of Equality

During dry season you see the ants working hard to gather enough stock to keep them safe and satisfied during the storm. These ants are precautious, they are smart enough to know how to use their time to work when they can and predict when tough times arrive....more

Are You There God? It's Me...Diva.

Almost  5 or 6 years ago I had my first doubt about "organized religion."  You see, the inconsistencies bother me.  The first issue that bothered me the most was the mass phobia against homosexuality and the way that people stereotype and judge others based on sexuality because of what the bible says.  People use faith as a shield to attack others.  My question was simple at that time.  If homosexuality is wrong because it's a sin according to Christianity, then why aren't other sins persecuted to the same extent?...more

Is a Same Sex Union a Marriage?

There has been a lot of discussion about the legalization of same sex marriages.  My objection is the use of the word "Marriage".  To me, marriage is a traditional term for the joining of 2 people usually of the opposite gender under a religious or spiritual banner.  It was and is a legal relationship also, where traditionally in the past  the male worked and the woman stayed at home and took care of the family, the raising of the children and the home.  That was an old fashioned and traditional definition of a “marriage” and I believe is how the term originally cam ...more

What is a Wife?

Ellen De Generis has one. So does Rosie O'Donnell. Before my husband died, I used to be one.  ...more

I think Helga, that you hit the nail right on the head!! As society changes and same sex unions ...more

I voted against proposition 8, and I am very proud of it!

I voted 'No' on Proposition 8 on the recent election, and I am proud of my decision. I believe all individuals have the right to decide who they want to marry. Just to give a little background on Proposition 8, “Proposition 8 was a California ...more