Center for American Progress: A Bishop Makes the Case for Affirmation

On Tuesday (Jan. 19) I attended the conference On Building Transgender-Inclusive Faith Communities hosted by the Center for American Progress. I had been looking forward to this event for several reasons one of them being that Bishop Gene Robinson was going to be hosting Allyson Robinson on how faith communities can be more open and … More Center for American Progress: A Bishop Makes the Case for Affirmation

The Veil:BBC World Service’s Look at Female Inclusion in the Saudi Workplace

While at work this past week I was listening to the BBC World Service radio when a segment on female inclusion in the Saudi workplace was aired. Both a Saudi woman and an American woman were interviewed for the segment and their perspective on the culture and perceived restrictions were different. I was also reminded … More The Veil:BBC World Service’s Look at Female Inclusion in the Saudi Workplace

Religious Inclusion of the LGBT Community

Today, for work, I’ll be attending a conference at the Center for American Progress on religious inclusion of the LGBT community. The conference will focus on building transgender-inclusive faith communities. I plan on writing a post about the conference as soon as possible but while you wait I found this Huffington Post article about how … More Religious Inclusion of the LGBT Community