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Opinion & Blog
On Civility and Tolerance from a Gay Attorney
June 29, 2016 by Richard Nelson
Here is an interesting response to my recent column on Orlando and the Politics of Vilification. This is from a Louisville attorney who identifies as gay and supports the idea of civility and tolerance. Quite frankly, I didn't expect this, and was moved...
Gay Marriage One year Anniversary
June 27, 2016 by Staff
Yesterday was the one-year anniversary of the Supreme Court's ruling which legalized same-sex marriage. Before it was legalized, it was "live and let live." and we were asked "How would someone's gay marriage affect your straight marriage?" Well, now we're finding out. The hard way. Business owners who cater to the wedding industry have been forced to pa...
June 24, 2016 by Richard Nelson
Gov. Bevin's first six months in office have been marked by lawsuit after lawsuit. First it was Attorney General Andy Beshear who sued over budget cuts to Kentucky Universities. Then it was House Speaker Greg Stumbo who sued over the Governor's vetoes, then the governor drew another lawsuit over reorganizing the boards of workers compensation and state pension system. Now the Univers...
Does Disagreement Equal Hate?
June 21, 2016 by Staff
Does disagreement equal hate? According to the New York Times, it just might. In an editorial published 3 days after almost 50 people were murdered at a gay nightclub in Orlando, the Times argued that Republicans and other conservatives who disagreed with same-sex marriage and gen...