February 26, 2013

Westboro Baptist Church

Santa Monica High School Students Protest Westboro Baptist Church

Filed by Karen Ocamb | February 26, 2013 | 2:00 PM | comments

When a handful of Westboro Baptist Church members showed up to picket Santa Monica High School Monday to protest "brutal teachers & hateful parents" who "have broken the moral compass of this generation," hundreds of students protested back.Read More


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What Will the Sequester Do to Your State?

Filed by Terrance Heath | February 26, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

For folks in Washington, sequestration is kind of like gambling with someone else's money. Read More


Frat Brothers Raise Money for Trans Pledge's Surgery

Filed by Bil Browning | February 26, 2013 | 11:30 AM | comments

Now this is awesome. Members of Emerson College's Phi Alpha Tau have been raising cash for a FTM trans pledge's top surgery after his insurance plan refused to pay for it. The brothers have raised almost twice the needed...Read More


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Senior Romney Strategist: Why Mitt Lost

Filed by Bil Browning | February 26, 2013 | 11:10 AM | comments

"Yes, the Romney campaign won seniors and lost voters under 30, though our numbers were a significant improvement from the 2008 presidential campaign. But was this a tech-driven gap or more reflective of substance? Like most things in life, the...Read More


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GENDA & New York: A Bellwether Battle

Filed by Drew Cordes | February 26, 2013 | 10:30 AM | comments

April 30 will be the day LGBT voices reach full throat literally within earshot of New York legislators. The clock is ticking. Let's queer the Capitol.Read More