March 21, 2013

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Sexual Assault & Rape Culture Are LGBTQ Issues

Filed by Sue Kerr | March 21, 2013 | 4:00 PM | comments

The LGBT community should be on the front lines of allies to survivors: The misogyny that reduces women to sexual toys is the same misogyny that underscores much of the homophobic and transphobic attitudes in our culture.Read More


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Gov. Milton Shapp's Granddaughter

Filed by Mark Segal | March 21, 2013 | 2:00 PM | comments

At a time when no one higher in government than a mayor would meet with gay activists, Gov. Shapp in 1973 became the first governor in the nation to do so. And he proceeded to break ground for LGBT rights during his governorship.Read More


GetEqual Tells Supreme Court: History is Watching!

Filed by Karen Ocamb | March 21, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

Major civil-rights decisions are the most famous in the history of the court. The justices that make the inevitable ruling of national marriage equality will secure their legacies forever. Will it be the current Supreme Court?Read More


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President Obama: Still Turning a Deaf Ear to Equality for LGBT Working Families

Filed by Rebecca Juro | March 21, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

With the U.S. economy being what it is, you'd think signing an executive order to protect the rights of working class LGBT Americans would be a no-brainer for a president who campaigned for office on LGBT inclusion and equality as...Read More


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FRC's Perkins on GOP Report

Filed by Sarah Blazucki | March 21, 2013 | 9:00 AM | comments

"If the RNC abandons marriage, evangelicals will either sit the elections out completely - or move to create a third party. Either option puts Republicans on the path to a permanent minority ... Obviously, this RNC report was designed to...Read More