February 9, 2009

Really? Michelle Malkin is complaining about this one?

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 09, 2009 | 5:00 PM | comments

Both opponents of Prop 8 in California and Amendment 2 in Florida have set up websites to show the names of donors and their zip code based on information given to their respective states' secretaries of state. The NY Times...Read More

"A Propitious Moment for Seeking Change"

Filed by Steve Ralls | February 09, 2009 | 4:00 PM | comments

Add Owen West to the list of military veterans who are ready to see "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" end. The Iraq war vet, who served two tours of duties in the war zone with the Marines, writes in Monday's New...Read More

President Barack Obama at a Town Hall in Elkhart

Filed by Bil Browning | February 09, 2009 | 2:50 PM | comments

Jerame and I went to go see Barack Obama speak in Elkhart today. Below are his comments. I want to start by thanking Ed for coming here today and sharing his family's story with all of us. You know, we...Read More

Freedom To...Starve?

Filed by Rebecca Juro | February 09, 2009 | 2:30 PM | comments

I don't know about you, but I'm long past sick of the elitist tunnelvision of these so-called marriage equality advocates. America is in the beginnings of a massive recession. Americans are losing their jobs by the millions. LGB and especially...Read More

Let's ENDA bipartisanship

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 09, 2009 | 1:30 PM | comments

Bipartisanship and centrism are back in the news as Obama's attempts to engage in a great compromise with Republicans on the economic recovery bill have fallen flat. He tried to include Republicans in good faith and that will likely make...Read More

Happy birthday, Charles!

Filed by Brynn Craffey | February 09, 2009 | 12:00 PM | comments

The 200th birthday of Charles Darwin is next Thursday and may I be the first one on Bilerico to wish a rousing "Happy birthday!" to the distinguished British naturalist, whose brilliant "On the Origin of Species" threw religious fundamentalists into...Read More

Being Gay is a Gift From God

Filed by Michael Crawford | February 09, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

Being gay is indeed a gift from God. And, the fact that not one, but two, ministers affirmed this on Oprah is amazing. We too often hear religious leaders denigrating LGBT and attempting to scapegoat us for everything they see...Read More

White House Entry

Filed by Brett Abrams | February 09, 2009 | 11:00 AM | comments

In this week's Washington Blade, a front page article declares the sudden access accorded representatives of the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) to the White House. The supposition is a return of GLBTQ people and issues to the White House after...Read More

Blog for Freedom to Marry Week: The Only Agenda Is Love

Filed by Dana Rudolph | February 09, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

Please join a blogswarm for the Freedom to Marry! Today, bloggers in the LGBT community and our allies will be participating in "The Only Agenda Is Love," a blogswarm in support of Freedom to Marry Week. By being a part...Read More

Municiple Election Scorcard for February 10th!

Filed by Waymon Hudson | February 09, 2009 | 10:00 AM | comments

The Dolphin Democrats, the LGBT Democratic group in South Florida, have released a scorecard for voters in the February 10th municipal elections. Make sure to go vote (and don't forget about the March 10th elections as well!) (click to enlarge)...Read More

Bankers and Guantanamo - a solution

Filed by Kate Clinton | February 09, 2009 | 8:30 AM | comments

Kate Clinton's Feb. 4th Vlog. Sign up for Kate's newsletter, get Kate's latest dates, news, and Vlog archives at: http://kateclinton.com...Read More

SINGLE LADIES & "A-WHOLES" - Sonny With a Chance of CELEB FEUDS!

Filed by Michael Buckley | February 09, 2009 | 8:00 AM | comments

In this video, Buck previews Sonny with a Chance which premieres on Disney this weekend! He also does a medley of stuck in your head songs and discusses all the feuds this week! Etta James V Beyonce, Stephen King...Read More


Tax dollars shouldn't discriminate

Filed by Ed Team | February 09, 2009 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It's not about left or right: it's about upholding the Constitution. If churches accept federal funds, it's deeply inappropriate for them to discriminate on the basis of religion in their hiring. It's unconstitutional for federal money to support programs that...Read More

Gay Argentine commercial

Filed by Alex Blaze | February 09, 2009 | 7:00 AM | comments

A gay commercial from Argentina....Read More