Opinion/Commentary

Witnessing and Blessing

Reflection on St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church’s first ceremony for a same-sex couple. by Neil Ellis Orts In many ways, the…

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How gay rights went mainstream

Some days start out historic. The gay civil rights movement has reached the Supreme Court -- a milestone by any…

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Mainstream Versus ’Mo

I’d been on the air at Mix 96.5 for about two weeks when Randy from Baytown called in to request…

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We All Leak a Little Oil

Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal, himself a Republican, recently announced that the Republican Party needs to stop being the Party of…

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Bob Schieffer Must Be Straight

Commentary. There were not a whole lot of gay people who will forget this: “Our journey is not complete until…

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Where’s My Darn Socialism?

And other electoral quandaries.

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SpeakOut

From the White House: “Every single American—gay, straight, lesbian, bisexual, transgender—every single American deserves to be treated equally in the…

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The Tickets on the Crazy Train…

They’re all sold out.

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Why not legalize pot?

Three states -- Colorado, Washington and Oregon -- have marijuana legalization proposals on the ballot, and it won't be surprising…

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Are Athletes Who Speak Their Minds out of Bounds?

On September 7, Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe's penned a scathing response to Burns, stating, among other things: "I can…

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