April 13, 2012

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Waiting on Obama, Fantasy Playoffs, & Spitzer's Study [Weekly Reader]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 13, 2012 | 5:00 PM | comments

You weren't able to read every post on Bilerico Project last week? Don't worry! Every Friday I round up the best Bilerico posts from the past seven days to help you stay up to date on the latest queer news and analysis.Read More


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Worlds Apart? I'm Just Not Sure

Filed by Guest Blogger | April 13, 2012 | 4:00 PM | comments

Guest blogger Brian Tofte-Schumacher's assignment: meet and accompany Johana Esmeralda Ramirez to the UN for a series of meetings and hearings where she would testify to the conditions faced by LGBT people in her country - Guatemala.Read More


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CCOKC: Child Celebs Take On Kirk Cameron

Filed by James Holmes | April 13, 2012 | 3:00 PM | comments

In this new video from Funny or Die, former child stars pull out some CCOKC for a good cause: Child Celebrities Opposing Kirk Cameron.Read More


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Questioning the Purpose of the 'We Can't Wait' Campaign

Filed by Viktor Kerney | April 13, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

While it is an ambitious initiative, Freedom To Work's new "We Can't Wait" campaign is also tricky and confusing. Yes, this will get attention, but the real question is: How effective will this attention be?Read More


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Friday the 13th Edition [What You Need to Know]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 13, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

I've never really understood what was so darn scary about the Phantom of the Opera. Apparently neither do other troubled villains...Read More


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Allen West & the Conservative Mind

Filed by Terrance Heath | April 13, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

I didn't think that anyone -- not even her fellow Republicans -- could top Michelle Bachmann's 2008 interview with Chris Matthews, in which she accused then-candidate Barack Obama -- and certain members of Congress -- of being "anti-American." I should have known better.Read More


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Lily Ledbetter & Zach Wahls [Contest]

Filed by Bil Browning | April 13, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

To win's this weekend's contest, let us know what the title of your autobiography would be.Read More


White House Whopper on ENDA Executive Order

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | April 13, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

The White House is reduced to telling whoppers about why it won't sign the ENDA Executive Order.Read More


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A Political Calculation That Cannot Stand

Filed by Bil Browning | April 13, 2012 | 9:07 AM | comments

"This is a political calculation that cannot stand. White House staffers and lawyers have let politics stand in the way of a basic American value - that a solid day's work deserves a solid day's pay, regardless of the color...Read More


White House's Carney Grilled Over ENDA Executive Order

Filed by Bil Browning | April 13, 2012 | 8:37 AM | comments

White House spokesperson Jay Carney was grilled by reporters yesterday during the press briefing about the administration's decision not to issue an executive order banning federal contractors from discriminating based on sexual orientation or gender identity. Carney was unable...Read More