civil rights

Civil rights not for the unborn

If the Dems were as adamant about moral character as they are about abortion, the world would be a better place. If there were a synonym for women’s “health care,” it would b ...

What depravity do we prohibit?

In reference to Beryl Mayne (Reader Input, March 1), if we are going to legalize same-sex marriage because it is a civil rights issue, then we also need to legalize bestiality and ...

Same-sex marriage OK

Re: “Do you think same-sex marriage should be legal?” (Call to readers, Feb.27), I think it’s a civil rights issue. Gays pay taxes, are regulated by the State of California t ...

Gay-bashing letter reveals

In the earlier days of the civil rights movement, a few spiteful people used to speak openly in favor of continued discrimination. Their arguments — in fact their whole lives ...

Solve problem of illegals in US

There has been much flurry about the tough Arizona laws concerning illegal immigrants. However, when I see these pictures of crowds of illegals howling about their civil rights, a ...

Liberty does not apply to all

On Tuesday, the California Supreme Court upheld Prop. 8, thus saying to the world that “liberty and justice for all” does not apply to California. Ever since the beginning of ...

Prop. 8 does not take away anyone’s civil rights

I’m not a registered voter and I’m not allowed to vote. But I do applaud and commend everyone who does and all those who stepped up in record numbers to have their vote heard ...