Day: February 25, 2009

A Larger Problem of Defamation at the Post

Like most New Yorkers, I can’t avoid the New York Post. It’s 50 cents, everyone reads it on the subway for mindless morning entertainment, and its gigantic glaring headlines are impossible to escape. It’s a city-wide (and sometimes nation-wide) joke.…

“Compromise” on Same-Sex Marriage

Apparently it’s a good compromise to allow same-sex couples the same basic benefits as straight couples, while enshrining into the law the right of organizations to discriminate against gays and lesbians. The authors, one of whom works for a religious…