Marriage Equality and Religious Freedom

Marriage Equality and Religious Freedom

  For same-sex marriage supporters, the suggestion that the legalization of same-sex marriage violates religious liberty may be viewed as a thinly veiled form of bigotry. One could argue that the opponents of same-sex marriage seek the right to discriminate against homosexuals by using religious liberty as a cover. Of course, it is inexcusable and […]

The Woodchips

The Woodchips

Editor’s Note: Congratulations to Metro Augusta Parent writer Tara Wood and her husband, Garrett. On June 25, they added Marigold Alice, 5 pounds, 15 ounces, to their brood of six (now seven) and couldn’t be happier. And just in case you couldn’t tell, Tara wrote this before Marigold was born, so you should be safe […]

Mack Taylor let his district down

Mack Taylor let his district down

Just last year, the Insider praised newly elected Columbia County Commissioner Mack Taylor for working so hard and pounding the pavement to defeat his opponent, Martinez businessman Trip Derryberry, in the District 3 runoff. Frankly, Taylor worked his ass off to win that commission seat. During the Nov. 4 election, Derryberry carried the night handily […]