Tag: equality

Not quite the end of the world, is it? Rather, a new awakening | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda Editorials

A lovely op end from Bermuda, on the occasion of a judge’s ruling making marriage equality the law of the land. Not quite the end of the world, is it? Rather, a new awakening | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda Editorials

Food for thought. Equality compared to equity. It says: Equality is about sameness, it promotes fairness and justice by giving everyone the same thing. Equity is about fairness, it’s about making sure people get access to the same opportunities.

In honor of MLK day, in his own words. 

This is a beautiful and courageous family. It takes strength to love fully and openly in the face of ignorance and hatred. #AmericaIsReady (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)

Always #LikeAGirl

Using #LikeAGirl as an insult is a hard knock against any adolescent girl. And since the rest of puberty’s really no picnic either, it’s easy to see what a h… I’m proud to be #likeagirl!   Always #LikeAGirl

This. ruckawriter: worldoflis: girldwarf: Deconstructing Masculinity & Manhood with Michael Kimmel @ Dartmouth College YAAAAEEESSSSSSS You know what I like, and feel is so important? That he doesn’t say “Men thinks those are THEIR positions”. He says “We think those are OUR positions.” As… Continue Reading “”

This. ruckawriter: worldoflis: girldwarf: exgynocraticgrrl: Deconstructing Masculinity & Manhood with Michael Kimmel @ Dartmouth College YAAAAEEESSSSSSS You know what I like, and feel is so important? That he doesn’t say “Men thinks those are THEIR positions”. He says “We think those are OUR positions.”… Continue Reading “”

Rock the Vote!

Your deadline may be approaching. Register and Rock the Vote vote today. US Citizens: are you registered to vote yet? Exercise your rights. If you don’t, they might atrophy and fall off.  Rock the Vote!

As we enter 2014

As 2013 comes to a close, and 2014 begins: 16 states and D.C. have extended marriage to same-sex couples, and now 36% of the country’s LGBT population lives in a state with marriage equality.6 states have extended civil unions or domestic partners to couples… Continue Reading “As we enter 2014”

Marriage Equality Update: what happened in 2013, and what’s in the pipeline for 2014

From nine to 18 states with marriage equality with a Supreme Court win that changed the federal government’s treatment of those marriages in June 2013 was a year of dramatic win… Here’s a good summary written by Chris Geidner of what happened in 2013,… Continue Reading “Marriage Equality Update: what happened in 2013, and what’s in the pipeline for 2014”