Tag Archives: Equality

Michigan on the wrong side of Antidiscrimination Policy Issues

Michael Tew When LGBT activists began the movement toward Marriage Equality, some criticized their efforts as being “too far ahead of public opinion.” While there are numerous flaws in that argument when it comes to civil rights issues, it seems … Continue reading

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Political Successes do not Disqualify DOMA Challenge

Michael A. Tew If we are to believe the House GOP, an influential, well funded, well organized and politically connected interest group is not deserving of judicial intervention. I’m confused are they talking about the LGBT movement in its challenge … Continue reading

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Historic LGBT Support from the President

Michael A. Tew Quoted by the Associated Press one week ago, Martin J. Medhurst, a professor of politics and rhetoric at Baylor University suggests, “Most inaugural addresses are just pedestrian, lacking emotion and urgency.”  As for second inaugurals, “Reality has … Continue reading

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