As qnotes staff finished final preparations to send this Oct. 10 print edition to press, breaking news stunned LGBT equality advocates. The U.S. Supreme Court had declined to hear several marriage appeals, opening legal marriage in Virginia and four other states while paving the way for legal marriage here in North Carolina.
The Mecklenburg LGBT Political Action Committee (MeckPAC) announced on Oct. 1 its endorsements for candidates seeking positions on the County Commission and as Clerk of Superior Court.
At the end of September, Charlotte’s LGBT community received sad news — the closure of the landmark LGBTQ Law Center, a program of the Freedom Center for Social Justice.
As a Christian pastor who grew up evangelical, I know the theology about homosexuality I was raised with and I know all the things I’ve learned about theology, human sexuality, etc., since then.
I was asked recently why I’m so “aggressive” (about queer/trans shit), and I’m asked about that a lot. I thought it was time for me to address the question more publicly and give an in-depth answer.