October 25, 2012

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Romney Refused to Offer Accurate Birth Certificates to Children of Same-Sex Couples

Filed by John M. Becker | October 25, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

Then-Governor Mitt Romney, an outspoken opponent of marriage equality who also opposed child-rearing by gay and lesbian couples, conveyed his disdain for same-sex parents by making the process of obtaining accurate birth certificates for their children as difficult and cumbersome as possible.Read More


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No Cash Needed: Tammy Baldwin Requires Assistance

Filed by Bil Browning | October 25, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Representative Tammy Baldwin's Senate campaign needs your help - and it won't cost you a dime or require any travel. So how can you still make a difference?Read More


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OutServe-SLDN Pick Trans Activist Allyson Robinson as Executive Director

Filed by Karen Ocamb | October 25, 2012 | 1:30 PM | comments

When President Obama signed the repeal of Don't Ask, Don't Tell, most in the packed room realized that the mission of full equality was unfulfilled. The fact that DADT repeal didn't cover trans servicemembers was left to another day. That day may have arrived.Read More


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Chris Kluwe's 'Lustful Cockmonster' Radio Ad for MN Marriage Battle

Filed by Bil Browning | October 25, 2012 | 12:00 PM | comments

In a marked change for the usual stuffy "look at these two grandmas talking about their lesbian daughters" ads our side seems to embrace, Kluwe continues his legacy of blunt, acerbic, and humorous language to push his point.Read More


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Colin Powell Endorses Obama & Slams Romney

Filed by Bil Browning | October 25, 2012 | 11:30 AM | comments

"I signed on for a long patrol with President Obama and I don't think this is the time to make such a sudden change. And not only am I not comfortable with what Governor Romney is proposing for his economic...Read More


McCain Withdraws Support for Indiana Senate Candidate

Filed by Bil Browning | October 25, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

After Richard Mourdock's outrageous statement about rape as a gift from God, former presidential candidate Senator John McCain withdrew his support until Mourdock apologizes. McCain stumped for Mourdock in Indiana last week; Mourdock has said he won't apologize....Read More


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Mourdock, Donnelly, Abortion, & the Wrath of Gods

Filed by Yasmin Nair | October 25, 2012 | 10:30 AM | comments

There is one aspect of this controversy that no one has paid attention to: the views held by Mourdock's Democratic opponent. Donnelly's position on abortion is exactly the same as that of Mourdock. The only difference appears to be in the relative benevolence of their gods.Read More