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Posts Tagged: Gay rights

One of the most influential plays of the 20th century would have to be “A Streetcar Named Desire.” Probably everyone knows the famous line, “I have always depended on the kindness of strangers,” s ...

Category: Equal Rights, Human Rights, Social Equality

The first of June marks LGBT Pride Month. The reasons that Pride Month is so important to the LGBT community are many. The fight to earn civil rights has been hard and those who worked so diligently deserve to be remembe ...

Category: Equal Rights, Holidays and Observances, Human Rights

Most people are aware that members of the LGBT community face discrimination and bullying, whether the individual is an adult or a child. Every day, there are news reports of laws being passed to prevent the LGBT commun ...

Category: Equal Rights, Morality, Online Ordination

ULC Ministers Can Perform Gay Weddings in the Nine States They Are LegalOn Nov. 6, 2012, voters in Maine, Maryland, and Washington secured a major victory in the campaign for complete marriage equality throughout the U.S ...

Category: Online Ordination

This Legal Guide is a great resource for lesbian and gay couples in almost every situation.Wading through red tape and legalities is never simple, however, for marginalized populations it can be astoundingly and earth sh ...

Category: Equal Rights, Social Equality, Social Justice, ULC Books

The ULCM commends New York on their efforts to ensure marriage equality for all citizens by passing legislation legalizing gay marriage!This bill marks the passage of same sex marriage in the largest state thus far; New ...

Category: Equal Rights, Freedom, Politics, Religion

It has been reported that comedian and actor Tracy Morgan went on a "homophobic rant" at a Nashville comedy club last night. His comments were not well-received by the crowd, and the backlash has been great. Comments abo ...

Category: Human Rights, Social Equality

Everyone knows how Lady Gaga feels about being gay. Repetitive and upbeat, she declares no matter "gay, straight or bi, lesbian or transgender life, you're on the right track baby. You were born to survive," in her new s ...

Category: Uncategorized, Human Rights, Social Equality, Christianity

After 33 years of debate, ranging from polite to contentious, the Presbyterian Church (USA) has voted to overturn a ban on gay clergy. This decision is in no way absolute however, it only states that congregations may al ...

Category: Equal Rights, Social Equality, Social Justice

By Rev. Thaddeus PingI am writing a few words about homosexuality and why it is neither sinful nor immoral.For the record I am completely heterosexual. I was raised as a Catholic, and in my younger years was much less ed ...

Category: Equal Rights, Guest Blogger, Human Rights, Social Equality, Social Justice, Christianity, Citizens Rights