June 4, 2012


Anti-gay Campaign Claims Enough Signatures to Put Marriage on Ballot in Washington

Filed by Joe Mirabella | June 04, 2012 | 7:00 PM | comments

Opponents of Washington State's marriage equality law claim they have collected enough signatures to qualify Referendum 74 for the ballot in November. Read More

Matt Baum's Weekly Update for AFER

Filed by Ed Team | June 04, 2012 | 5:30 PM | comments

There is lots of good news to celebrate this week, including another nail in the coffin for DOMA, and strong poll numbers in Washington State which is facing a ballot measure this fall that could preserve the marriage equality bill passed there this year. Read More


Out Lesbian Latina Won Texas House Seat

Filed by Joe Mirabella | June 04, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

Mary Gonzalez, an out lesbian Latina woman, won a Texas State House seat last week. Read More


AIDS LifeCycle Kicks Off 545-Mile Trek from San Francisco to LA

Filed by Karen Ocamb | June 04, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

Cyclists in California ride hundreds of miles to raise money and awareness about AIDS.Read More


Miss USA Voices Her Support for Transgender Women

Filed by Viktor Kerney | June 04, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Find out what Miss USA said about a trans contestant last night. Read More


Adding to the Christian Splutterings

Filed by Leslie Robinson | June 04, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

Leslie Robinson examines the latest outbursts of religiously motivated hate. Read More


Jason Alexander Apologizes

Filed by Ed Team | June 04, 2012 | 8:30 AM | comments

"I hope we will someday live in a society where we are so accepting of each other that we can all laugh at jokes like these and know that there is no malice or diminishment intended. But we are not...Read More

President Obama Celebrates Pride

Filed by Ed Team | June 04, 2012 | 8:00 AM | comments

In this Official White House video, President Obama gives LGBT Pride Month a start off by calling on us to celebrate the unsung heroes of the LGBT community, including, "the couple who got married, even if their bosses or...Read More