Action Alerts: November 2009

How To Get ENDA Moving Again

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | November 30, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

The Employment Non-Discrimination Act bill (ENDA), which was originally planned for a House vote in September or October, then November, now looks like it's headed for a February landing. That's problematic because it puts ENDA into the Senate during an...Read More


Register For ENDA In Jeopardy: Emergency Conference Call Tues

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | November 27, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

I hope that everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday. A nation-wide community conference call has been scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 1st, at noon EST to discuss actions we can take to push a vote on ENDA now. It will last...Read More


Outing Catholic Priests Is a Fair Game at Churchouting.org

Filed by Father Tony | November 23, 2009 | 11:30 AM | comments

The recently launched churchouting.org is a retaliation for the Catholic Church's strenuous efforts to fight gay marriage rights in Maine, DC and elsewhere. There is nothing mean-spirited in churchouting. It isn't even anti-Catholic. It is the creation of Phil Attey,...Read More


Another Quiet Day in the LGBT Community and Mainstream Media

Filed by Guest Blogger | November 17, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Guest blogger Robert Olivarez is Los Angeles area Latino gay grass roots activist. He loves his community and works to do his part to make sure that Latinos and the LGBTQ community work together and for each other...Read More


GLAD collecting stories of trans health care woes --NE Region

Filed by Gloria Brame, Ph.D. | November 11, 2009 | 10:30 AM | comments

Public notice: GLAD is collecting stories about people's experiences with health insurance coverage related to gender transition, to help us determine how we can best address legal concerns in this area. If you have a story to share, please complete...Read More


Down To the Wire

Filed by Adam Bink | November 02, 2009 | 9:30 AM | comments

Last month, Bil asked you to chip in to send me to Maine to write at my home blog, OpenLeft, about the campaign to protect marriage equality, and to build a broader movement of non-LGBT activists. Many of you generously...Read More