Tag Archive: Persecution

Perhaps the greatest battle for equality today is the battle for gay rights.

Hearing a friend, a coworker, a relative, or a celebrity saying two words can transform the way you look at them. They say, “I’m gay,” and now you feel compelled to reevaluate the way you look at that person. You might come back to the same place where you started, seeing them just the same as you did before, only now, you know more about them.

This does not always happen.

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I have always tried to uphold basic values of compassion and decency.  At a young age, my Mom taught me the Golden Rule and I have tried to uphold it as well.  With that in mind, I’m going to get political.

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