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Gay Marriage and the Constitution
Power lawyer David Boises explains why he and Ted Olsen came together as an unlikely team to work to overturn CA Prop 8 against gay marriage. Their reasoning is profound and solid. Their monumental lawsuit could possibly legalize gay marriage throughout the entire nation. Read More

Public Option? Where's the Option?
INSIGHTS - by Jeeni Criscenzo. "We wanted universal SINGLE-PAYER health care. Instead they give us a plan that provides an increased market share for the private insurance companies. This lecherous beast has inserted itself into our health care system and we pass laws that not only legitimize their rape of Americans, but also requires we bend over for them." The Democrat leaders are selling us out. Read More

Event Reminders:

Gay 'Kiss-in' at La Jolla Mormon temple
Wednesday, 07/22/2009
A gay rights group plans to stage a mass kissing demonstration outside the San Diego Mormon temple near La Jolla as a show of support for a gay couple cited for trespassing in Utah after sharing a kiss on church property. Wednesday, July 22 at 5:00 pm. The Empowering Spirits Foundation says the "kiss-in" is intended as a peaceful rally to encourage dialogue between The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.

Rally to support the SEALS in La Jolla
Thursday, 07/23/2009
There will be a gathering of support for the seals at Seal Beach (formerly Children's Pool) in La Jolla on Thursday morning, July 23, at 8:30 a.m. Please come to show your support for keeping the seals in their home. It is very important that the City knows that people want the seals to stay!

NCAP Annual Book Extravaganza
Saturday, 07/25/2009
North County Authors & Poets (NCAP) of San Diego present their 5th Annual Book Extravaganza. Admission is free.

Annual Art/Jazz/Poetry Coffeehouse
Saturday, 07/25/2009
S.D. Center for the Performing & Visual Arts presents its annual Art/Jazz/Poetry Coffeehouse at St Paulís Cathedral, Fifth and Nutmeg, San Diego.