State-by-State Look at Gay Marriage Bans

State-by-State Look at Gay Marriage Bans

ABC News via Associated Press – Monday October 6, 2014 State bans on same-sex marriages have been falling around the country since summer 2013, when the Supreme Court ordered the federal government to recognize state-sanctioned gay marriages. The high court Monday cleared the way for more expansion by turning away appeals from five states seeking […]

Vatican City continues to censure ‘Equal Rights for All’ including marriage equality

Vatican City continues to censure ‘Equal Rights for All’ including marriage equality

Philip Pullella for TRF – WNN Breaking (WNN/TRF) Vatican City, ITALY, WESTERN EUROPE: Catholics should not expect quick changes in Church rules against divorce, contraception and gay marriage even if most of them express dissenting views in a global survey, Vatican officials said on Tuesday. The Vatican has sent a 39-question survey to dioceses around […]

When [US] women are the breadwinners and men are the caregivers, how will innovation change?

When [US] women are the breadwinners and men are the caregivers, how will innovation change?

Dominic Basulto – Washington Post – Monday, 01 July 2013 (originally published 25 Jun) We are witnessing a broad-scale reconfiguration of American society based on gender. That means the biggest disruption ahead may not be technological — it could very well be social and cultural. Consider the evidence: a record-breaking number of women are now […]

British House of Commons Approves Gay Marriage

British House of Commons Approves Gay Marriage

John F. Burns and Alan Cowell – New York Times – 08 February 2013 (originally published 05 Feb) LONDON — The House of Commons voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to approve a bill legalizing same-sex marriage in Britain, indicating that the bill is assured of passage as it moves through further legislative stages. But in a […]

Why women need Obama

Why women need Obama

Jessica Valenti – Dawn – Friday, 02 November 2012 AS election day looms, I know I’m not the only American woman biting her fingernails. We all care about who the next president will be, but for women the race is particularly anxiety-inducing. The difference between President Barack Obama and governor Mitt Romney on issues of […]

You Say Marriage, I Say Jobs

You Say Marriage, I Say Jobs

Jessica Arevalo – Huffington Post – 04 June 2012 (originally published 30 May) The civil rights movement in the United States today has an LGBTQ agenda, and it is gaining momentum. On May 9, President Obama declared his support of same-sex marriage and following suit, the NAACP passed a resolution endorsing same-sex marriage as a […]