Posts tagged ‘rights’

March 8, 2019

International Women’s Day

by duncanr

today is set aside to remind us of the shitty deal women have had to endure over the years, when compared to that enjoyed by men

this video highlights the disparity between the rights and privileges enjoyed by men and women in the UK prior to the commencement of the Great War in 1914, and how that changed as a consequence of the war – [mind you, many folk would argue that there is still work to be done to achieve equality of the sexes !]

October 20, 2012

Gay Rights : Stand on the Right Side of History

by duncanr

During a Springfield City Council public hearing, back in August, on amending the city’s nondiscrimination ordinance to include sexual orientation and gender identity protections, Rev. Phil Snider of the Brentwood Christian Church lashed out at the council for “inviting the judgement of God upon our land” by making “special rights for gays and lesbians.” (

Or did he?