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Timothy Stewart-Winter’s Op-Ed in Sunday’s New York Times, “The Price of Gay Marriage,” (http://www.nytimes.com/2015/06/28/opinion/sunday/the-price-of-gay-marriage.html) is a beautiful and concise summation of pivotal moments in the struggle for gay rights since World War II. 548 more words


Dear Christian Friends. No. You Are Not Being persecuted.

My Facebook page is a wash of rainbow hue. Its nice. People showing their support.

I’m not gonna colour in my Facebook pic. Sorry gay friends.   1,061 more words

Lutheran Church Of Australia

Beyond the Anger Economy

After living for what seemed like ages under a dark cloud, I saw a picture on Facebook this week that made me happy. Then the US Supreme Court ruled in favour of marriage equality, and social media exploded in a shower of colour and good vibes. 784 more words

Politics And Opinion

#LoveWins - Reflections on Equality & How Far We Still Have to Go

I was lying in bed this morning, thinking about what I wanted to write about after the momentous events of June 26, and as all these thoughts bounced around in the metaphorical tumble dryer of my just-waking mind, I found myself coming back to that old Pete Seeger tune, “ 1,347 more words


Today Means Everything

I’ve been ridiculously emotional all day, and keep randomly crying at every rainbow-colored thing I see (including the banner at the top of WordPress while I write this post. 328 more words

Gay Marriage

"a more perfect union"

“This morning, the Supreme Court recognized that the Constitution guarantees marriage equality. In doing so, they’ve reaffirmed that all Americans are entitled to the equal protection of the law, that all people should be treated equally – regardless of who they are or who they love.”  952 more words