June 5, 2010

Weekly Reader: Mary Cheney, Phone Sex, & Women's Breasts

Filed by Bil Browning | June 05, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

What a week of conversation on Bilerico! My three part series, "Is GetEqual the New HRC?" (Part 1: Follow the Money, Part 2: Behind the Veil, and Part 3: Through a Glass Darkly) sparked tons of comments and two guest...Read More

On Responding To Oil, Or, "Disaster, Or Emergency, Or Neither?"

Filed by Don Davis | June 05, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

We're now into day way too many of the BP oil spill, and the President has just yesterday been down on the Louisiana coast - again. There have been suggestions that the Administration should take action to essentially push BP...Read More

Solidarity in the Archives: Hope and Inspiration in South Africa

Filed by R Conrad | June 05, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

This past May I received a post-graduate research travel grant from the Maine College of Art to work with the folks at Gay and Lesbian Memory in Action (GALA) in Johannesburg, South Africa. I was familiar with some of their...Read More

Religious Based Discrimination Wins in Moore v. Virginia Museum of Natural History Case

Filed by Michael Hamar | June 05, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

The Washington Blade has a story on the Michael Moore v. Virginia Museum of Natural History case wherein the Supreme Court of Virginia refused to hear Moore's appeal. For those not familiar with the case, Moore was fired by the...Read More

The Backbone of Our Work

Filed by Kate Kendell | June 05, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Most of you know I'm the Executive Director of the National Center for Lesbian Rights. Thirty-three years ago, we were founded by two attorneys seeking to help secure the parenting rights of lesbian mothers who were losing their children when...Read More


Steven and Tiwonge thank the president

Filed by Ed Team | June 05, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

"The president has demonstrated that he is a caring father, a considerate and tolerant president. We wish him good health in his everyday endeavours as he continues leading the country to respecting human rights and to economic prosperity. So much...Read More

The Golden Girls on Marriage Equality

Filed by Joe Mirabella | June 05, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

RIP Rue McClanahan....Read More