Action Alerts: September 2006

Better Than The L Word: Emily Figures Out Patty Could Dump Michelle

Filed by Marla R. Stevens | September 25, 2006 | 6:12 PM | comments

From Emily's List: Meanwhile, nationally respected child safety advocate Patty Wetterling is working hard to take over Minnesota's sixth congressional district seat that GOP Rep. Mark Kennedy is vacating to run for the Senate. Read More


United Against AIDS

Filed by Bil Browning | September 21, 2006 | 5:40 PM | comments

When was the last time you helped out in the fight against AIDS? Whether it's dropping off a donation of food or other usable items to the Damien Center or writing out a check, it's just not enough. We're...Read More


Buju goes "Bye Bye"

Filed by Bil Browning | September 14, 2006 | 11:06 AM | comments

The Bluebird nightclub in Bloomington announced yesterday that the Buju Banton concert that was scheduled for tonight has been canceled. We made a difference! Thanks to everyone who called or e-mailed the Bluebird management to let them know how offensive...Read More


Going One-on-One Against Banton

Filed by Annette Gross | September 12, 2006 | 10:51 PM | comments

From: "Annette" Reply-To: "Annette" To: David Kubiak Subject: Buju Banton Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2006 17:05:49 -0400 I'm writing to express my outrage at the upcoming concert you're having with Buju Banton. This man is a homophobe and he has...Read More


Help stop local bigotry

Filed by Bil Browning | September 12, 2006 | 11:49 AM | comments

On this Thursday, September 14th, notorious homophobe and Jamaican dancehall star Buju Banton will be performing in Bloomington at the Bluebird nightclub. Banton is well-known for his song "Boom Bye Bye" which calls for violence against the LGBT community. In...Read More