“I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it”

Despite the title, the LA Times article below is well worth a read. It touches upon one of the issues that has arisen after the Prop 8 loss in California*: the silencing of the opposition. Personally, I feel that Prop 8 was an immense miscarriage of justice. However, it is very important to remember that …

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Two big pieces of news recently

For those who haven’t heard, the California Supreme Court struck down a law banning same-sex marriage in CA. Thus CA becomes the second state in the union to allow gay folks to get married. Already opposing groups are trying to organize constitutional amendments at both state and federal levels, but I don’t really see that …

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A much needed measure

This is a bill that should be a no-duh bill, but it probably won’t be. Call me a cynic, but I don’t expect it to pass easily. CRISIS OF ABUSE AGAINST LGBT YOUTH ADDRESSED IN NEW LEGISLATION Migden Bill, Sponsored by EQCA, Protects Youth in Juvenile Justice System From Equality California http://www.eqca.org/site/apps/nl/content2.asp?c=9oINKWMCF&b=40337&ct=3714261