Politics

  • An Open Letter to Parents

    Dear Mom and Dad, First, I would like to thank you for the gift of my life.  The weight of that gift, to me, is clear… I have a responsibility to live my life with love and respect…  Compassion and hope…  Patience and understanding…  And not just for myself but for those who share my […]

  • The Heart of Politics

    With the upcoming election we are confronted with a real choice…  A choice that none of us can ignore…  A choice that none of us can afford NOT to make.  We are at a major fork in the road and we alone are responsible for the direction we will choose to travel.  Here’s what I […]

  • The Politics of Religion

    Be clear: There is a major difference between Extremists/Fundamentalists and everyone else who is part of one of the worlds many Religions. Hate is hate regardless of the book you choose to hide behind and every religion has their fringe who bastardize the concept of ‘God’. Religion is not the enemy. It’s what man chooses […]

  • Hillary Clinton’s Speech on LGBT Human Rights

    On Tuesday, December 6, 2011, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gave a historic speech at the United Nations in Geneva declaring that LGBT rights are human rights and human rights are LGBT rights.

  • Amazing Gay Marriage Speech Goes Viral — Maureen Walsh

    Washington State Rep. Maureen Walsh (a Republican) gave a passionate speech defending marriage equality that’s going viral. Is gay marriage coming to Washington? The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur breaks it down.

  • VIDEO: Olbermann Special Comment: Prop 8

    Keith Olbermann delivers an emotional Special Comment on the outcome of California’s voting of Prop 8 which eliminated the right of same-sex couples to marry.