Exaltations and Lamentations

  We find ourselves with a new President of the United States, for better or for worse. I debated on writing about it or just leaving it be. With such vitriol during the past two  years and the promises of the Republican candidates to roll back LGBT rights and protections, I thought to give some … Continue reading Exaltations and Lamentations

Wertfrei Wednesday: New Year, New Politics

The more things change, the more they stay the same, or the saying goes. Last night was President Obama's State of the Union Address to congress and the Nation. Sure, a lot of rhetoric was used, but now we see a stronger President, with a backbone, biting words to an uncooperative congress. Vetoes were threatened, … Continue reading Wertfrei Wednesday: New Year, New Politics

Wertfrei Wednesday: Discrimination’s Dirty Secret

  "there are still 29 states where it is entirely legal to fire someone for their sexual preference. Crazy, right? You can't fire anyone for being black, or a woman, or a Hindu. But you can can send them packing based on whom they date. " Just recently, President Obama stated he would like to see the … Continue reading Wertfrei Wednesday: Discrimination’s Dirty Secret