Jamaican Church Leaders Fuming Over Obama’s Same-Sex Marriage Approval

According to the Jamaica Observer, the island’s daily newspaper, several local churches are extremely disappointed with President Obama’s decision to endorse same-sex marriages. No surprise. Jamaica is widely known as a homophobic country.

The President’s statement sparked widespread criticism from conservative Christians and commendations from gay rights activists and liberal groups. “For me, personally, it is important for me to go ahead and affirm that I think same sex couples should be able to get married,” the president said. Continue reading “Jamaican Church Leaders Fuming Over Obama’s Same-Sex Marriage Approval”

For Thought: Southwest isn’t a fan of the “L-Word?”

 

Actress Leisha Hailey, star of the homosexuality driven Showtime series “The L-Word“, was booted off a Southwest Airlines flight on Monday for apparently making out with another passenger. What’s the big deal? you might ask, but it turns out that she was escorted off the plane for kissing another woman and passengers were obviously not turned on by the behavior. The actress blasted the airline on twitter, calling for a boycott:

“I have been discriminated against. Since when is showing affection to someone you love illegal?”

a representative of Southwest Airlines Co. responded Continue reading “For Thought: Southwest isn’t a fan of the “L-Word?””