Month: February 2009

“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…

Tuesday Stuff to Read

WOMEN & THE STIMULUS: How the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act addresses women’s needs (PDF). TESTING THE PREMISE: Are gays a threat to children? An impressively in-depth look at homosexuality, child molestation, and how the actual facts fly in the…

On Aasiyah Hassan

Earlier this month, Aasiyah Hassan was murdered by her husband in Buffalo, New York. The media response has been to toss around phrases like “honor killing” and “Sharia law,” despite the fact that we haven’t heard a thing from the…