Monthly Archives: June 2015

100 Words- June 29, 2015- After the Parade

After the Parade The Chicago celebration was a tremendous event. Because of the Supreme Court ‘s Same-sex marriage ruling, the turnout was estimated at a million people, with whole families, including toddlers, very visible in the crowd. Personal opinion, I … Continue reading

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100 Words- June 28, 2015- Pride Parade

This is being handwritten here at the Community Center, The Senior part of the Center doesn’t open till 9:30 (it’s now 8:30). The parade starts at noon; I didn’t want to be late?   I’ll just sip my cup of … Continue reading

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100 Words- June 27, 2015-

Gay people in America have cause to celebrate, given yesterday’s Supreme Court decision, but it doesn’t mean the struggle for full equality is won. We will still have to deal with being excluded from employment, housing, and other services based … Continue reading

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100 Words- June 26, 2015- Gay Marriage Legal

And it has come to pass: By a five to four vote, the Supreme Court of The United States has ruled that marriage between same-sex couples are as valid, under the Constitution, as what has been called traditional marriage. Let … Continue reading

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June 25, 2015- Supreme Court Pending Decision.

I am waiting for the Supreme Court decision regarding Same-Sex marriage. I don’t doubt that the decision will be in favor of the right, I’m just wishing the decision would be unanimous. A five-four decision will just encourage opponents to … Continue reading

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100 Words- June 24, 2015

Museums have an objection to people touching sculptures on display, yet some people seem driven to break the rule. I understand both the objection AND the urge to explore sculpture with touch. Feeling the motion, the flow of a piece … Continue reading

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100 Words-June 23, 2015

I’ve been invited to take part in a radio interview during the Pride Parade, Sunday. I was recommended by the Director of the Center on Halsted to a progressive radio station, here in Chicago, as a representative of the Senior … Continue reading

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