justice

open hearts? no. open minds? no. open doors? no. open wounds? yes!

19 Nov 2013 culture + art, lbgtq

friends, it’s happening again. love is on trial. you know, when people get together and begin to decide who is right and who is wrong. who gets to love whom. who gets to get married and to whom. and, in this case, who gets to do the marrying. if you don’t know this already, here is a little background info on me: i grew up in the united methodist church, and am still a member. though, not so active now.Read More

wednesday wisdom. the words of cornel west.

6 Nov 2013 culture + art

“The country is in deep trouble. We’ve forgotten that a rich life consists fundamentally of serving others, trying to leave the world a little better than you found it. We need the courage to question the powers that be, the courage to be impatient with evil and patient with people, the courage to fight for social justice. In many instances we will be stepping out on nothing, and just hoping to land on something. But that’s the struggle. To liveRead More

i will always believe that peace is the answer.

6 Sep 2013 culture + art

i am a news junkie. or nerd. or whatever you want to call me. and on sunday mornings in the states, if i’m home, i like to watch all the sunday morning talk shows. as depressing and skewed and manipulative it may be, i want to be informed. of course, i don’t just rely on the mainstream media to get my news. i also listen to/read independent newspapers/sources. i read commentary and try to listen to global perspectives as well.Read More

keeping the dream alive.

28 Aug 2013 culture + art

originally, i was going to just post a photo and a quote and let those speak for themselves. but, now, as the day as progressed, i have too many thoughts rolling around in my head. in other words, i am inspired. you see, today is a great day of history in the united states. fifty years ago today, dr. martin luther king, jr. delivered his “i have a dream speech” in washington, dc. it was the day of the famousRead More

pins and needles.

26 Jun 2013 culture + art, lbgtq

waiting on pins and needles today as the supreme court is slated to determine the fate of the love and marriages of many families, including mine. yes, they say that today the highest court in the states will make their ruling on two cases regarding marriage equality. this is a big deal, both as a civil right for all people to have the right to live and love as they are, but also as a deeply personal decision that affectsRead More

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