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An open letter to Archbishop Sartain regarding Ref 74

An open letter to Archbishop Sartain regarding Ref 74

June 9, 2012 Dear Archbishop Sartain: In response to your ongoing Annual Catholic Appeal, I will no longer be contributing financially to support the Archdiocese of Seattle.  Your personal decisions on where to spend the limited resources, the time and effort, and the public voice of the Archdiocese have played a large role in this … Continue reading

Why Civil Partnerships are not Equal to Marriage

Updated January 14, 2010 Slowly, some states in the USA are offering various levels of same-sex recognition. In all cases, the federal government does not recognize these relationships, so even when a state offers recognition, the federal laws still treat these people are legal strangers. Currently, Massachusetts, Iowa, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Vermont offer marriage … Continue reading