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That's a question that should be a no-brainer to answer. Of course children are our future! They are the ones that we need to make the world better for, so we can leave the world - both ...
by walterhpdx
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed May 13, 2015 at 11:27 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Last week for Top Comments, I wrote about a very happy story involving a gay couple going to prom in rural West Virginia. The story signified ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 48 comments on Sat May 09, 2015 at 05:00 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
by Chrislove
Comment Count 44 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 07:00 PM PDT with 35 Recommends
Originally forced to remove her makeup for a driver's license photo, a transgender teen will be allowed to wear makeup for her driver's license photo like any other girl. The change of position ...
by recoveringConservative
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 04:00 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
It was a depressing Tuesday across the country, including here in Texas, where we have been working our tails off to elect Wendy Davis and Leticia Van de Putte. It would be easy to wallow in ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 53 comments on Fri Nov 07, 2014 at 07:00 PM PST with 43 Recommends
On June 3rd of this year, voters in California's 26th State Senate District (which covers much of West Los Angeles and the South Bay and includes parts of Central Los Angeles) did something rather ...
by SoCalLiberal
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Nov 03, 2014 at 06:33 PM PST with 7 Recommends
Salem is a delightful short trip up the street from me. It's a place with a legendary history and a bit of an issue with witch hunting, a quirky and delightful present (you should visit, but not on ...
by mem from somerville
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Jul 16, 2014 at 06:10 PM PDT with 171 Recommends
It was shaping up to be one of those Fridays on which I would have no inspiration to write anything. Then, completely by accident as I perused some of my favorite blogs, inspiration struck. And ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri May 30, 2014 at 07:00 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Faith in America , an LGBT friendly Christian organization, has published an open letter to Pope Francis in the New York Times. Carl Siciliano, executive director of the Ali Forney Center (for New ...
by librarisingnsf
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Apr 13, 2014 at 11:54 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
by Chrislove
Comment Count 103 comments on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 07:00 PM PST with 48 Recommends
There is something very, very wrong at Centennial High School in Circle Pines, Minnesota. Follow me below the fold to read about what is going on, but first, watch Centennial student Ryan ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 51 comments on Fri Feb 07, 2014 at 07:00 PM PST with 48 Recommends
I'll admit, when I first ran across the Tom Daley story, my initial thoughts amounted to something like this: "Oh, sports, I don't care...WOW, he is hot!" If you've been living under a rock and ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 78 comments on Fri Dec 06, 2013 at 07:00 PM PST with 58 Recommends
I saw this story a couple of days ago and meant to share it here for those who don't keep up with the LGBT blogosphere, but one thing after another kept getting in my way. I'd still like to share it ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Nov 13, 2013 at 02:15 PM PST with 45 Recommends
The anti-gay venom continues to ooze out of Russia, much of it out of the mouth of prominent state TV news anchor and Deputy General Director of RTC (Russia's state TV and radio broadcasting company)
by Chrislove
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Aug 14, 2013 at 09:54 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Much of history is hidden, especially for groups outside the mainstream of dominant culture. This group is devoted to the recovery of LGBT history, and it welcomes anyone interested in the subject. ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Jul 30, 2013 at 01:55 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Know your enemy. That is often good advice. In the case of the battle for marriage equality, we kept an eye on Maggie Gallagher and the other folks at NOM. There is someone perhaps even more ...
by rserven
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Jul 30, 2013 at 04:00 PM PDT with 37 Recommends
Last week, we lost a talented actor and friend and ally to the LGBT community. Cory Monteith, who played Finn Hudson on the hit show Glee , passed away from an overdose on Saturday ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 58 comments on Fri Jul 19, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 43 Recommends
Texas Matters is a Thursday evening series focusing on Texas political news while sharing information and strategies with the aim of taking back our state. The Texas Republican War on Women: It's ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Jul 18, 2013 at 05:30 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
I hate writing these kinds of diaries, but these stories--which are near and dear to my heart because of my own experiences--need all the visibility they can get. As the marriage equality dominoes ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 43 comments on Tue Jul 16, 2013 at 04:57 PM PDT with 64 Recommends
Regardless of your feelings about the recent "compromise" policy on gay Scouts passed by the Boy Scouts of America, I think we can all agree that it has been a historic week. Even this half-loaf ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 67 comments on Sat May 25, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 40 Recommends