November 7, 2013

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Profiles in Courage & Cowardice: A Tale of Two Legislators

Filed by John M. Becker | November 07, 2013 | 5:15 PM | comments

An Illinois lawmaker left her dying son's bedside to vote for marriage equality. A lesbian legislator in Hawaii, on the other hand, voted against it.Read More


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The Craziest Things Conservatives Have Said About ENDA

Filed by Terrance Heath | November 07, 2013 | 4:30 PM | comments

Senate Republicans have mostly kept quiet about their reasons for opposing the bill. Unfortunately, the same cannot be said of their fellow Republicans and conservatives.Read More


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Senate Passes Inclusive ENDA

Filed by Bil Browning | November 07, 2013 | 2:23 PM | comments

The United States Senate has passed employment non-discrimination protections for LGBT people in a bipartisan vote.Read More


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Meet Mr. Balls, a Giant Brazilian Cancer-Fighting Scrotum

Filed by John M. Becker | November 07, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

Meet Mr. Balls, a several-foot-tall Brazilian scrotum that's raising awareness about testicular cancer.Read More


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Job Discrimination Is Not 'Frivolous'

Filed by Terrance Heath | November 07, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

House Speaker John Boehner says he opposes the Employment Nondiscrimination Act because it will lead to "frivolous lawsuits" against employers. For the people who live with it every day, workplace discrimination is anything but frivolous.Read More


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Signorile: Dump ENDA Religious Exemptions or Kill It

Filed by Bil Browning | November 07, 2013 | 9:00 AM | comments

The religious exemptions in ENDA were broadened yesterday evening when the Senate accepted an amendment that would "prevent federal, state and local governments from retaliating against religious groups that are exempt from the law."Read More