Parenting does not have an effect on sexual orientation. All the theories about overprotective mothers are myths because 90% of children with overprotective mothers are straight….
ALLEGIANCE. Swap faith in the sentence ‘salvation by faith alone’ to allegiance – salvation by allegiance alone. Self, this is a thesis by Matthew Bates. It reminds me of a chunkier more concrete way of loyalty for the gift of grace – I give Jesus my allegiance, reminiscent of His own imperative, “Follow me,” as […]
When the U.S. Supreme court struck down the defense of marriage act, the LGBT gained the right to marry. I have heard it said that death and taxes are unavoidable. So with the right to marry came the responsibility for taxes as a couple. Based on the Supreme Court’s ruling the IRS has taken the position that persons legally married in any state or a foreign country on the last day of 2013 are considered married for income tax purposes. Therefore, same-sex couples are faced with making certain decisions with regards to income taxes for the first time.
Same-sex marriage was legalized in New Jersey in October of 2013. The US Supreme Court gave it nationwide status in June of 2015. Prior to those dates Civil Unions and Domestic Partnerships were the only way for a same-sex couple to enter into a marriage like legal agreement. After becoming a legal option for gay and lesbian couples in New Jersey, almost three thousand same-sex couples exercised their right to marry in the first six months of legalization.
There’s plenty to entice gay travellers to Australia beyond Sydney’s world-famous Mardi Gras, so take out some Australia travel insurance and book your ticket. With it’s world famous Mardi Gras and vibrant LBGT-scene, Sydney is a well known and always popular destination for a gay vacation, but Australia actually has much more to offer than […]
Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people seek therapy for the same reasons anyone does. In addition, they are impacted by living in a homophobic and transphobic world. Understanding the issues presented within that context is where the LGBT culturally competent therapist comes in.
While many have diminished the “Blue Wave” predictions from before the midterms, there is another wave that has been bolstered by the call in favor of Sinema winning her Senate seat in Arizona—becoming the first openly bisexual member in history.
Bad news out of California as a Judge has ruled that Cathy Miller can feel free to discriminate against gay people at Tastries Bakery in Bakersfield California. The judgment, called “a major victory for faith and freedom” by the baker’s legal team, comes at a time when the subject is on the forefront of the battle for LGBTQ equality.
In a nice step forward among so many steps back, the Republican Governor Phil Scott of Vermont signed a gender-neutral bathroom bill into law. This goes against many in his party, and many of President Trump’s supporters.