Freedom to Associate: Respecting the Rights of Bigots
Government & Taxation / Lifestyle & Simplicity

Freedom to Associate: Respecting the Rights of Bigots

On May 23, 2013, the Boy Scouts of America finally voted to lift the longstanding ban on gay Boy Scouts.  However, in part to appease more traditional members, it maintained its ban on gay scout leaders.  Jennifer Tyrrell is asking for signatures on a petition to lift this ban. I smell a lawsuit a-brewing.  It’s … Continue reading

Owning Your Identity: Coming Out
Lifestyle & Simplicity

Owning Your Identity: Coming Out

The expression “coming out” is primarily associated with sexuality, especially the LGBT movement.  Capital Pride in Washington, D.C., is currently showcasing events, parades, and just all-around fun-ness (or at least openness) for those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender. I previously discussed the importance of being genuine and how authenticity often conflicts with … Continue reading