Posts Tagged ‘prop 8’

Tolerance

Tolerance: “A fair, objective, and permissive attitude toward opinions and practices that differ from one’s own.” From the Desert Sun: The woman at the center of a disturbance that erupted at a protest against the gay marriage ban on Friday will be pressing charges, The Desert Sun has...
November 12th, 2008 | Politics | Read More

Proposition 8: The Same-Sex Marriage Debate

Recently, I posted a number of posts about California Proposition 8. This is an emotionally charged issue with good thoughts on both sides.  Not surprisingly, my posts sparked debate in the comment sections where a number of excellent questions were raised. Richard Hollis is one commentator who...
October 30th, 2008 | Culture, Family Issues, Other Religions, Politics | Read More

Prop 8 Video by the Family Research Council

While speaking with people about the issue of same-sex marriage, I often hear people claim that they see no harm in voting to allow same-sex couples to marry since they, the voter, will not be affected. When I hear this, I become concerned for my fellow citizens. I become concerned because I believe...
October 9th, 2008 | Culture, Politics | Read More