Global Divide on Homosexuality: Pew Research Poll Reveals Greater Acceptance In More Secular Nations
Researchers found that a staggering 88 percent of participants in Spain felt that homosexuality should be accepted, followed
It's no longer sufficient for our straight friends to say, "I have no problem with you being gay," or, "I have gay friends." What we really need is for LGBT people and our allies to stand together and say that enough is enough when it comes to homophobia.
With politicians there is a lot talk of "acceptance" and "tolerance" when it comes to homosexuality. I accept the fact that I have to pay taxes. I tolerate the fact that I have to go to the dentist. Why should either of those words apply to how a parent feels about their child?
"I was making a declaration. I wanted to model to people that this was not something I was ashamed of -- that it was actually
See the full letter below: As for his grade? He scored a perfect 100. His teacher returned the paper with a supportive response
Over the holiday break I spent time with friends, family and other loved ones who have supported and loved me without reservation over the years. However, three separate encounters led me to question what I had come to know about support as opposed to true understanding.
Accepting people for who they are seems to me to be what Christmas ought to be about. As a nation, we still aren't doing that with gay men and women in the military services.