the advocate

Life after Question 6

December 6, 2012

"I kind of felt more validated as a person to feel that I had one more right that was more equalized," 22-year-old Lauren Shelly said in the days following the November 6 Election Day. She identifies as a lesbian. "It gives me...

The sanctity of gay marriage

November 2, 2012

In 1776, seven of the 13 American colonies that had declared independence created anti-miscegenation laws, legislation that forbade marriage between whites and blacks. These acts were often backed by biblical scripture (incidentally,...

Romney outperforms Obama in Denver debate

October 8, 2012

If Mitt Romney’s performance in Denver was any indication of what to expect in the upcoming debates, President Barack Obama has some improving to do. It was General George S. Patton who once said, “Nobody ever defended...

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