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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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U.S. District Judge Robert L. Hinkle (a Clinton appointee) just issued a strong order in favor of both in-state marriage and out-of-state recognition, yet again dealing a blow to Florida's already vulnerable marriage ban: 4:14-cv-00107 #74 Florida Preliminary Injunction by... Continue reading
Posted 3 hours ago at Good As You
Because nothing else important is going on it the world, the Southern Baptist Conventions Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission is dedicating its entire national conference—the whole damn thing!—to us. Namely, they will spend their time scheming ways to stop our... Continue reading
Posted 9 hours ago at Good As You
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After spilling more ink pretending that the Liberty Ridge Farm owners are simply "farmers" when they are in fact business owners, and once again attempting to conserv-splain why religious people should be free to flout fairly enacted nondiscrimination laws that... Continue reading
Posted 10 hours ago at Good As You
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Every morning the American Family Association offers a daily prayer to its supporters. Here is what the AFA, the official sponsors of an upcoming summit featuring some of the top conservatives in the nation, have to say this A.M: We... Continue reading
Posted 10 hours ago at Good As You
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What FRC's exploitation of Robin Williams' death is really about [GLAAD] Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Good As You
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On apparent break from stirring up global animus and his crimes against humanity trial related to said efforts, Massachusetts pastor, rabid anti-LGBT activist, and gubernatorial candidate Scott Lively is determined to make America's churches even more hostile to homosexuality. To... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Good As You
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After some same-sex wedding cards were accidentally stocked in an on-campus bookstore (which contracts with gay-friendly Hallmark), the intensely Mormon Brigham Young University stepped in and removed the "offending" items before anyone could lick any of their back flaps: SALT... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Good As You
The US Supreme Court has extended the stay on the 4th Circuit's pro-equality marriage ruling, meaning same-sex couples will not be able to marry in the Commonwealth starting tomorrow, as they had planned. Justice again delayed; justice again denied. Indignity,... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Good As You
What follows is the "logic" of Randall Wenger, chief counsel for the Pennsylvania Family Institute for why business owners should be free to deny LGBT customers whenever they are feeling too religious-y to sell them an item they purport to... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Good As You
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Get a load of this false witness: Let's start with Stuart Shepard's intro. He acts like the couple just took on weddings as a fun way to earn some money from close friends, as if it were some sort of... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Good As You
From 2008–2013, some of the most crucial years of the marriage equality fight, Jennifer Roback Morse was on the front lines, serving first as a Proposition 8 spokesperson and then in a six-figure, senior role with the National Organization For... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
There are multiple lower court cases, all decided in favor of equality, that are playing out in the Sunshine State's appeals process. But according to the state's Republican attorney general, Pam Bondi, the Florida courts should just sit around and... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
Reality TV star Michelle Duggar has a lesbian sister. But this: MORE: Michelle Duggar robocall tries to rally opposition to Fayetteville’s anti-discrimination proposal [Fayetteville Flyer] The proposed ordinance would simply safeguard local LGBT people in housing, employment, and public accommodations.... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
Ed Vitagliano, Director of Research and News Editor for the American Family Association Journal, starts his column by professing to "love homosexuals." Then he spends the rest of it saying that our push for equality is "extremely destructive to individuals... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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The Director of Issues Analysis at the American Family Association learned that a straight morgue worker has had sex with over one hundred corpses. So he took the time to say this: [Bryan Fischer, star AFA employee] Thing is, the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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Our history finds a respected home: WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of photographs, papers and historical objects documenting the history of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people are being added to the Smithsonian Institution's collection Tuesday, including items from the popular... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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The film The Giver, currently in theaters, tells of a futuristic society that is presented as a utopia but that ultimately reveals itself to be a totalitarian dystopia. Most critics have compared it to other fearful visions like The Hunger... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Good As You
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BarbWire.com: Making the anti-LGBT movement look more extreme by the day [GLAAD] Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Good As You
Paul Singer, who has been key to securing marriage equality in New York and elsewhere, is putting his money toward elephant-riders headed toward history's right side: WASHINGTON — A Republican group tied to hedge fund billionaire Paul Singer plans to... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Good As You
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The latest wacky idea from "pray away the gay" group PFOX (Parents and Friends of "Ex-gays") is a so-called "evacuation plan" from homosexuality and supportive church teaching. And because they are a totally rational organization and in no way an... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Good As You
While delivering a sermon at Leesburg, Virginia's Cornerstone Chapel, Family Research Council Tony Perkins had this to say about a crucial third branch of government: [SOURCE] The fact that a D.C. worker bee who makes his living in American politics... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Good As You
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National Organization For Marriage co-founder Robert George is now going around saying that the fight for marriage, which from his perspective is a fight to stop same-sex couples from access to it, is the "civilization-defining battle" of our time. NOM... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Good As You
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The National Organization For Marriage is a very Catholic organization. That is not news. I beat that drum for years, back when NOM failed to acknowledge its obvious religious root, but now NOM is not really even trying to hide... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Good As You
It was a few months after she helped pass the discriminatory Proposition 8, roll back equality in California, and write marriage discrimination into the Golden State's constitution that I first heard Maggie Gallagher go on in length about how she... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Good As You