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Interests: nyc, acceptance, fran lebowitz, hrc, charles pierce, rockefeller five, the advocate, harvey fierstein, tolerance, gavin newsom, bella abzug, one nation, love, peace, america, diversity, freedom, harvey milk, larry kramer, armistead maupin, equal rights, equality, glaad, aclu, out magazine, jim kepner, gmhc, keith haring, stonewall, cathy cade, open minds
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Responding to yesterday's ruling in favor of marriage equality in his state, Arkansas Family Council head Jerry Cox writes: “This is another example of judicial tyranny. Arkansans voted overwhelmingly to define marriage as the union of one man and one... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Good As You
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Even some participants at last week's Vatican gathering of anti-gay social conservatives are starting to admit that the happy, hunky dory, positive vibe that the attendees were so desperate to message out was, in fact, disingenuous. In fact, Catherine Ruth... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Good As You
In a stayed ruling—the second one today from a southern state—U.S. District Court Judge Carlton Reeves has ruled Mississippi's discriminatory marriage ban to be just that. Read it and weep, NOM: Mississippi ruling The hold lasts for fourteen days. But... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
In a stayed ruling, U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker today struck down one of our more conservative state's discriminatory marriage ban: Federal Judge Overturns Arkansas' Gay Marriage Ban [AP] It is a near-certainty that the state will appeal to the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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LGBT equality activists are now just like the SA members who brought Hitler and the Holocaust to rise (aka "Brownshirts"). Because this is what passes for acceptable conservative rhetoric in prominent conservative journals: Regardless of how they began, the colors... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
The prominent Christian conservative outlet First Things is promoting a new effort called "The Marriage Pledge." Essentially, it's a recognition, at long last, that church ceremony and civil marriage are, in fact, separate and distinguishable (even if many, or perhaps... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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When legal outfits like Alliance Defending Freedom take up the cases of bakers and florists and photographers who try to skirt local nondiscrimination law so that they can refuse service to LGBT customers, they most always lose. That's because public... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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Following Procter & Gamble's major decision to come out in favor of marriage equality, Phil Burress, a local anti-LGBT activist from P&G's home state of Ohio, claims the CEO of the company called him to discuss the matter. And here's... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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The Pope has already announced that he will travel to Philadelphia next September for the Catholic Church's 8th World Meeting of Families. And when he does, let's go ahead and make it perfectly clear: this supposedly new and different pontiff... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Good As You
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This comes from Robert George, an author of the Bush era Federal Marriage Amendment and the cofounder of the National Organization For Marriage: We have to resolve that we will stand for marriage and fight for however long it takes—it... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Good As You
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Over the past few years, TV's Duggar family has gone from reality television personalities who mostly keep their political lives separate from their public personas to a family that proudly pushes its beliefs into public policy. Eldest son Josh took... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Good As You
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A family that (presumably) supports NOM walking toward a dead-end that ultimately culminates in an insurmountable ocean? It seems that the National Organization For Marriage has finally found the perfect image to "meme" their go-nowhere cause that's built, as it... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
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We are everywhere, including in the once impenetrable world of country music: Country Singer Ty Herndon: 'I'm an Out, Proud and Happy Gay Man' [Towle] Country Singer Billy Gilman Comes Out as Gay: 'It's Time to Be Honest and Truthful'... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
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MassResistance, the anti-LGBT organization that has only seen LGBT rights grow in the Bay State the more they try to stop them, is now targeting Citizens Bank, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Staples, and CVS Health. These companies' major crime? Simply sponsoring... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
From yesterday's anti-gay rally in Little Rock, Arkansas. Speaker is reality TV personality Josh Duggar: Um, Josh, when the Duggar family population swells large enough to form a sovereign nation, then you all can enact laws and ignore courts. But... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
In a National Review Online commentary, Brian Brown, president of he deeply debt-ridden National Organization For Marriage, repeats his call for conservative Kansas governor Sam Brownback to just up and ignore court rulings, and stop same-sex couples from marrying in... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
Sixteen civil magistrates have reportedly chosen to quit their jobs rather than perform their duties—the very same duties they perform for any other straight couple, free from any "morality" tests—rather than serve same-sex couples: NORTH CAROLINA: 16 Magistrates Have Now... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Good As You
From Little Rock's ABC affiliate, KATV: KATV - Breaking News, Weather and Razorback Sports Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Good As You
Noting that his decision might not be popular with all but that civil rights are not a popularity contest, US District Judge Brian Morris (who once served as a Supreme Court clerk for very conservative Chief Justice William Rehnquist) today... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Good As You
Huge development in the corporate world: For the first time in its history, Procter & Gamble is openly supporting same-sex marriage. The Cincinnati-based consumer products giant says it embraced gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender employees for more than 20 years.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Good As You
Despite 2013 being a monumental year in the marriage fight, the organization tasked to fight us on the other side had a terrible time raising funds, with over half coming from just two major donors. The Human Rights Campaign has... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Good As You
SOUTH CAROLINA: First Gay Wedding Takes Place After Judge Issues Licenses [J.M.G.] Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Good As You
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A few months back, I played a clip where Mark Regnerus of the infamously shoddy study that hoped to discredit gay parents mentioned he was filming videos around the world. Today, Baptist writer and activist Denny Burk answers the question... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Good As You
The closing video from the Vatican colloquium that has proven to the world that this Pope is not quite the LGBT rights change agent that some wanted him to be, the major focus is on the religious-driven movement in France... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Good As You