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Governor Mike Pence's bigoted views go back a long way. From Tuesday's press conference with Indiana Gov. Mike Pence:
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 72 comments on Tue Mar 31, 2015 at 11:30 AM PDT with 60 Recommends
Once upon a time; long, long ago; in a very different country, there were a bunch of rabble-rousing GLBT activists who gathered on friday afternoons and took on the establishment, and helped change ...
by tnichlsn
Comment Count 110 comments on Fri Jan 02, 2015 at 01:26 PM PST with 42 Recommends
"Don't Soul-Search. Stiffen Your Backbone." That's the lesson Bill de Blasio, New York City's first Democratic Mayor in 20 years, is encouraging Democrats to heed in the wake of the 2014 midterms. ...
by liamcdg
Comment Count 192 comments on Wed Nov 19, 2014 at 08:56 AM PST with 58 Recommends
US House net change by party, click through for ...
by Stephen Wolf
Comment Count 63 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2014 at 07:00 AM PST with 61 Recommends
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Mar 25, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
The Sunday review section of the New York Times has a remarkable photographic essay, and a long interview with the photographer , Vincent Cianni, conducted by Nathaniel Frank, whose biography at ...
by Dave in Northridge
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Mar 14, 2014 at 09:51 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
Tea Party Senator Pat Toomey (R. PA) voted in support of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA) but former Congressman and decorated Admiral Joe Sestak (D. PA) recently highlighted Toomey's ...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Mar 07, 2014 at 07:41 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Received this e-mail today from Senator Brian Schatz's (D. HI) campaign:
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Feb 13, 2014 at 02:08 PM PST with 5 Recommends
is the title of this must-read column by Frank Bruni in today's New York Times It is about Hal Faulkner, a 79 year old who is dying of cancer. Faulkner enlisted in the Marines in 1952 and was ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jan 05, 2014 at 03:17 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Back in June, when the House passed its first version of the FY14 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), the anti-gay crowd was doing a victory dance over the fact that the House version of the ...
by ChrisRodda
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Dec 17, 2013 at 12:20 PM PST with 3 Recommends
The states of Oklahoma and Texas have revived one of the beloved traditions of the Civil Rights Movement in the sunny South: the segregation academy. Back in the 1950's, 60's, and 70's many ...
by Jack McCullough
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Nov 21, 2013 at 04:36 AM PST with 9 Recommends
On September 6, 2013, the Family Research Council (FRC) launched a petition to "Protect Sergeant Phillip Monk from Air Force Court Martial." Incredibly, just over a month later, on October 12, the ...
by ChrisRodda
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Oct 17, 2013 at 11:50 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
Dear readers:  I’m sharing the following press release from the Military Religious Freedom Foundation (MRFF) to alert you to the invaluable work that our fighting civil rights organization is ...
by Mikey Weinstein
Comment Count 15 comments on Mon Sep 30, 2013 at 05:19 PM PDT with 110 Recommends
VoteVets is helping fellow veteran Rep. Gary Peters (D. MI-14), who is running for Senator Carl Levin's (D. MI) seat, fight back against the Tea Party's attacks:
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Sep 26, 2013 at 06:00 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
BREAKING NEWS: for all LGBT and allies: NEW GAY SECRETARY of the Air Force under Obama. 'After the Friday, June 21, retirement of Air Force Secretary Michael Donley, ERIC FANNING became the ...
by LOrion
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jun 22, 2013 at 05:16 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
In today's New York Times, John Harwood burns through his allotted column inches discussing President Obama's European trip and foreign policy agen--no, I mean Congress wrangling with the issues of ...
by Mike Barry
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Jun 19, 2013 at 12:56 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
This will definitely be my shortest Remembering LGBT History diary to date, and probably my shortest ever. I was checking JoeMyGod earlier today, as I do regularly, when I came across this . Joe ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Mar 13, 2013 at 04:10 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
The LGBT community lost someone very important today: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/02/11/charlie-morgan-dead-dies_n_2664727.html CONCORD, N.H.
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Feb 11, 2013 at 03:53 PM PST with 3 Recommends
You've likely seen the rec-listed diaries by Angelajean and Scott Wooledge about the female spouse of an Army Officer at Fort Bragg who, because her partner is female, was being denied membership in ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 37 comments on Sat Jan 26, 2013 at 10:23 AM PST with 85 Recommends
Why do I say 'gotta be christian', well this did happen at Fort Bragg, near the coast of bible belt state of North Carolina bible thumpers who've continually shown their total intolerance of many ...
by jimstaro
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jan 26, 2013 at 05:50 AM PST with 14 Recommends