May 1, 2010

Weekly Reader: Hawaii, My Mother-In-Law, & Feminist Porn

Filed by Bil Browning | May 01, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

Did you see Kate Kendell's update on Harold and Clay's case against Sonoma County, California? What about our interview with RuPaul's Drag Race winner Tyra Sanchez? Well, surely you saw these great posts too: Sunday Is Hawaii About to Be...Read More

Why Regulate When You Can Masturbate?

Filed by Terrance Heath | May 01, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

How, many people have asked since news broke about Bernie Madoff’s $50 billion ponzi scheme, could regulators have let such a blatant criminal slip through their fingers? We know, now. The Securities and Exchange Commission is the sheriff of the...Read More

ENDA Cuts Off Student Loans For Christian Colleges

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | May 01, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Well, according to this Family Research Council video. No, really. In fact, according to this video, Obama's Department of Education has already ordered Christian schools to comply or face a cut-off of federal funds. It's the end of the 100...Read More

Hawaii legislature passes civil unions; Will the governor sign the bill?

Filed by Michael Crawford | May 01, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

In what can only be described as a legislative coming back from the dead, a civil unions bill was passed by the Hawaii House in the final hours of the 2010 legislative session. The key question is will Republican Governor...Read More

Privacy and the 2010 Census: Count Me In

Filed by Guest Blogger | May 01, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Masen Davis has been an activist in the movement for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equality since 1990. He currently serves as Executive Director of the Transgender Law Center, a civil rights organization advocating for transgender communities. Starting...Read More


Pelosi: Place a Moratorium on DADT

Filed by Bil Browning | May 01, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We all look forward to the report on the review of the 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' policy by the Defense Department. In the meantime, the administration should immediately place a moratorium on dismissals under this policy until the review has...Read More