Marriage Equality: June 2010

The "Intimidation" Argument: Far Right Hypocrisy on Parade

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 30, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

There's a new cry of outrage coming from the far right of American Politics and conservative circles. As more of their arguments against social issues like LGBT equality get shown time and again to be based on personal bigotry, private...Read More


What is the state of gay online media?

Filed by Adam Bink | June 29, 2010 | 6:30 PM | comments

In the last few years, there has been a lot of ink (some of it digital) spilled on the decline of print media as news and entertainment outlets, and the shifts to online. Last week's piece by Michael Lavers in...Read More


Montana's GOP joins Texas

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 29, 2010 | 1:30 PM | comments

Montana's Republican Party platform has gone the same way as Texas: Homosexual Acts We support the clear will of the people of Montana expressed by legislation to keep homosexual acts illegal. I remember posting back in 2008 during the Obama/McCain...Read More


You Have The Right To Be Fired

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 29, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Editors' Note: Jude Stevens is a straight woman, a mom and has been married for 32 years to the same wonderful man.She is a molecular biologist, her best friend is a lesbian, and she believes that every human deserves equal...Read More


Supreme Court Upholds Law School Non-discrimination Policy

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 28, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

The Christian Legal Society (CLS) is a national organization of Christian lawyers and law students. Students at the University of California's Hastings College of Law formed a chapter in 2004 at Hastings, and applied for school recognition. The school's policy...Read More


Iceland's Prime Minister gets married

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 28, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Prime Minister Johanna Sigurdottir (the first openly gay head of state government in the world) married yesterday, the first day same-sex marriage was recognized in Iceland. She and partner Jonina Leosdottir (right) had a civil union and then filed for...Read More


HHS proposed regs on hospital visitation ignore the needs of those incapable of naming visitors

Filed by Nancy Polikoff | June 27, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

If ever there was a bi-partisan no-brainer it is that every hospitalized patient should be able to name his or her visitors, subject to a medical reason to exclude them. The proposed regs emerging from the Obama administration (on line...Read More


Pride in Paris in Photos

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 27, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

Gay Pride in Paris yesterday was long. Four miles of marching in the heat, with a parade that was two to three hours long if you stood in one point and watched it go by. The crowd is estimated by...Read More


Victory Garden: Starting Over

Filed by Patricia Nell Warren | June 26, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

It was sad to leave behind a lot of things -- a neighborhood I like, some favorite neighbors, the fruit trees I planted. The new owner is doing a remodel -- the building is already gutted and undergoing a complete...Read More


Interview: The world according to Maggie Griffin

Filed by Bil Browning | June 25, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Bilerico Project is partnering with Hyperion books to give away three copies of Maggie Griffin's upcoming book, Tip It! The World According to Maggie Griffin, in a couple of weeks but we had a chance to run this Q&A with...Read More


Full Equality Now! Corporate Party Later!

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 25, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Lots of Prides are happening this weekend, and in coming weeks, and there have already been a few. Reed Cowan, the director of 8: The Mormon Proposition wants all Prides canceled until we can get married. (Full equality now! Corporate...Read More


Michael Lucas shouldn't have a column in The Advocate

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 25, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Michael Lucas has another bash-Europe/Muslims column in The Advocate, which has taken a pretty hard anti-Gaza line since the flotilla was raided. I noticed a few factual errors, and could probably find more if I actually googled any of his...Read More


Supreme Court sends battle over release of petition signers' names back to lower courts

Filed by Nan Hunter | June 25, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

The Supreme Court ruled yesterday in Doe v Reed that individuals who sign referendum petitions generally do not have a First Amendment right to remain anonymous. But the Court also held that courts should consider the particular facts in any...Read More


Breaking: Supreme Court Rules Names on Petitions Can Be Made Public

Filed by Joe Mirabella | June 24, 2010 | 8:00 PM | comments

The Supreme Court ruled 8-1 to in favor of Washington State's Public disclosure laws allowing petition signatures to remain public. This was a significant case originating from the Referendum 71 campaign in Washington State. Opponents to the Domestic Partnership law...Read More


Break traditions, have sex, tell everybody

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 24, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

I'm actually enjoying Kirsten Palladino's column on gay wedding etiquette at 365gay.com, mostly because of the bizarre questions she finds. Please tell me queers like this don't actually exist. Question: My wedding's coming up in a few months, and my...Read More


Fantastic Voyage: How the HIV Cruise Changes Lives

Filed by Mark S. King | June 24, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Although living with HIV, many of them have never been able to speak openly about their HIV status. Their HIV physician could be located hours from their home. But once a year, on a "family cruise line" far out to...Read More


Gary and Tony have a baby, Bil Browning has a cow and I have some things to say

Filed by Cathy Renna | June 24, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

A lot is being written about the CNN documentary airing tonight, kicking off their "Gay in America" series, called Gary and Tony Have a Baby. It premieres on CNN tonight, June 24 at 8pm ET & PT and on CNN...Read More


Wisdom In The Rocks

Filed by Father Tony | June 24, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

She was the mistress of her domain consisting of a modest colonial on a corner lot in an energetic post war suburb, with a husband and three sons, the oldest of which am I. She did not like the huge...Read More


The Ethics of Surrogacy

Filed by Jason Tseng | June 24, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

I was recently sent a screener of CNN's upcoming broadcast of Gary and Tony Have a Baby (which airs at 8pm on Thursday). In it, Soledad O'Brien walks us through the lives of Gary Spino and Tony Brown as they...Read More


Closing arguments in the Prop 8 case: Seeing sex discrimination and substantive due process in the tea leaves

Filed by Nan Hunter | June 23, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

Oral arguments make for great theater, but any experienced lawyer will tell you that they usually don't count for much. What matters far more to the outcome of a case is the quality of the record (i.e., the evidence) and...Read More


NY Senate Passes Dignity for All Students Act 58-3: Why?

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 23, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Yesterday, the New York State Senate passed the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA). The bill empowers the New York Commissioner of Education to establish policies and prohibiting harassment and discrimination against students based on a number of categories, including...Read More


NOM launches summer tour; Freedom to Marry to respond in kind

Filed by Adam Bink | June 23, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

National Organization for Marriage, the organization that has jumped into fights for the freedom to marry for same-sex couples around the country, is launching a Summer for Marriage tour. In announcing the tour, Director Louis Marinelli declares supporters to be...Read More


Video: White House LGBT Pride Reception

Filed by Bil Browning | June 23, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

President Obama hosted several state-level activists and leaders yesterday evening for a Pride reception at the White House. I know there's a million and one reasons to be angry that more hasn't been accomplished under Obama's administration, but I'm still...Read More


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Feinstein on marriage equality

Filed by Bil Browning | June 23, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"I firmly believe that marriage equality will one day, proudly, be the law in the state of California. My faith is rooted in my personal evolution on this subject." -- California Senator Dianne Feinstein in an interview with The Washington...Read More


Open Letter to The Advocate

Filed by Tobi Hill-Meyer | June 22, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

Yesterday I received an apology from Christopher Harrity, Manager of Online Production, apologizing for misidentifying my photo as Briana Freeman. It's quite clear that it was not malicious, but simply a matter of not paying close enough attention while google...Read More


The Newest Christianist Lie: Fear of Harrassment

Filed by Michael Hamar | June 21, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

The windbags of the Christian Right often claim that Christians are being persecuted as part of their demagoguery used to shake down money from the ignorant and uninformed. Sadly, the news media generally gives these professional Christians a pass and...Read More


Irish Law Moving To Recognize Transgender Identity

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 21, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

The Irish government this week removed its objections to a 2007 Irish High Court judgment. The High Court held that the Irish government violated Irish law by failing to make provisions to recognize sex reassignment for transgender people. The Irish...Read More


Dear Harvey

Filed by Davina Kotulski | June 21, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Last weekend my wife and I drove five hours to Bakersfield. I held a free coming out workshop where people learned the 5 keys to coming out and my wife led a free media training workshop to help LGBTQ people...Read More


The Texas GOP cares about more than just banning marriage

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 21, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

The part of the Texas Republican Party's platform making its way around the blogosphere says they want to imprison people who participate in marriage ceremonies for same-sex couples, even if those ceremonies have no legal meaning. It also calls for...Read More


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"Ban gay marriage," literally

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 20, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"We support legislation that would make it a felony to issue a marriage license to a same-sex couple and for any civil official to perform a marriage ceremony for such." --Texas GOP platform...Read More


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Maggie predicts defeat

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 19, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"Chuck Cooper is a heckuva lawyer. At stake in this case is the future of marriage in all 50 states, and he's right that this attempt to shut down the debate by constitutionalizing gay marriage will backfire. Americans have a...Read More


A sports fan at the Prop 8 trial

Filed by Gloria Nieto | June 18, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

I went to the opening day and closing day of the Prop 8 trial. While not a legal type, I still have a huge investment in the outcome of this if nothing else besides being a lesbian living in California....Read More


Why Charlene Strong's Visit With the President Could Change Everything for the LGBT Community

Filed by Joe Mirabella | June 18, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

ENDA's chances of passing this year are minimal. The LGBT community can still be legally fired for just being who they are for the foreseeable future. Don't Ask, Don't Tell's repeal remains in limbo. The repeal of the Defense of...Read More


Joan Rivers Is A Piece Of Work - The Face That Launched A Thousand Snips

Filed by Father Tony | June 17, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

(An expanded version of this interview appears in the current issue of South Florida Gay News.) Joan Rivers sat down for an interview anticipating the June 11th release of the documentary film covering the 75th year of her life, Joan...Read More


Family Values: Who is it Trying to "Destroy Marriage" Again?

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 17, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

In a move that isn't that surprising (but which nonetheless stings), Proposition 8 supporters want to 'revoke recognition' of the 18,000 legal same-sex marriages that occurred in California before the marriage ban went into effect. Removing any doubt about how...Read More


From the Courthouse

Filed by Kate Kendell | June 17, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Yesterday we heard compelling closing arguments in Perry v. Schwarzenegger, the federal challenge to Proposition 8. The National Center for Lesbian Rights was in the courtroom live-tweeting, making sure that you shared this historical moment with us. I was in...Read More


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Prop 8 campaigns were a wash

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 17, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"The study indicates that when all of this (campaigning) is over, the result is a wash." --NYU professor Patrick Egan on his study of marriage campaigns...Read More


Why We Must Tell America the Truth About the Prop 8 Trial

Filed by Cleve Jones | June 16, 2010 | 8:00 PM | comments

In his most famous speech, my good friend Harvey Milk urged LGBT people to come out of the closet. "For invisible, we remain in limbo," he said. Harvey knew that full equality would not become reality as long as the...Read More


Bilerico, Freedom to Marry Announce Blog 4 Equality Finalists

Filed by Michael Crawford | June 16, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Alex Blaze was gracious enough to be a judge in Blog 4 Equality Netroots Nation Scholarship Contest sponsored by Freedom to Marry and co-sponsored by Bilerico, Americablog, Courage Campaign, Daily Kos, Open Left, and Rod 2.0. Three winners of the...Read More


Polls consistently overestimate voter support for marriage equality

Filed by Nan Hunter | June 16, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

NYU Political Science Professor Patrick Egan has studied 10 years worth of public opinion polling conducted during election campaigns involving same-sex marriage ballot questions, and has found in a new poll on same-sex marriage ballot measures [pdf] that such polls...Read More


A Pride Event Not to Be Proud of

Filed by Rev Irene Monroe | June 16, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

Pride parades will take place all over the country this month. As we all rev up for this year's festivities, so, too, the fault lines of race, gender identity, and class will emerge. In addition to Gay Pride events, there...Read More


Woman, Thou Art Loosed

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 15, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. George W. Bush might have been slightly better president if he’d listened to the women in his family. That’s become even more evident, now that he’s safely out of office, and...Read More


Why does McDonald's hate America?

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 15, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

The COO of McDonald's was interviewed by the Chicago Tribune and they got into that French gay ad that Bill O'Reilly compared to al-Qaeda. It's also the ad that got the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce upset since...Read More


The Year of Magical Political Thinking

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 15, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

I have spent the past year working intensively, day in and day out, on the Employment Non-Discrimination Act. I have learned a lot from this experience. One thing I have learned is this: the idea that politics or politicians are...Read More


Now THIS is a political fundraiser

Filed by Bil Browning | June 15, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

Kristin Davis is running as an independent candidate for New York Governor on a platform of pot, prostitution, and gay marriage legalization. She's also the former madame who supplied former Governor Elliot Spitzer with high class call girls. She's...Read More


More information on Kagan's views

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 14, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Duncan Osborne turned up a 1996 memo from Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan arguing that religious freedom should trump compliance with state anti-discrimination laws. A case involved a straight couple in California that wanted to rent an apartment so they...Read More


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Gay Rights Needs to Roll with Weed Reform

Filed by Andrew Belonsky | June 13, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Ganja, like gay rights, has fueled innumerable social battles, and both continue to inflame massive amounts of Americans.Read More


Long-Term Joblessness: Crisis or Correction?

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 12, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Like any parents, we want the best possible future for our children, and we're doing all we can to prepare them to attain it as our parents did for us. Being the grandson of sharecroppers and the son of 1st...Read More


Here I am on NPR, talking about -- yes, you guessed it -- marriage!!!

Filed by Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore | June 11, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

On Thursday, I was on the nationally broadcast National Public Radio program Tell Me More -- listen here, and tell me what you think......Read More


Tony Perkins attacks Indiana Guv for being too liberal!

Filed by Bil Browning | June 11, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Rightwing nutjob Tony Perkins is on the attack again. This time he's after my Governor, Mitch Daniels. Perkins has his knickers in a twist because Daniels told the Weekly Standard that whoever the next President is, they "would have to...Read More


LGBT Pride Month: What have you done today to make you feel proud?

Filed by Michael Crawford | June 11, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

A recent CBS News poll shows something we should already know: increased LGBT visibility means increased support for LGBT people. The increasing visibility of gay and lesbian Americans appears to have contributed toward more positive perceptions of homosexual relations. Forty-three...Read More


Something to Celebrate in Pride Month

Filed by Father Tony | June 10, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

When they were new, Chatroulette and the subsequent Manroulette caught my attention. I never used them to have sex, a process that when mediated by technology makes me laugh uncontrollably, but I was fascinated by the randomized serving up of...Read More


Film Review: "8: A Mormon Proposition"

Filed by Joe Mirabella | June 10, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

On Monday night I attended the Seattle International Film Festival screening of the new documentary "8: A Mormon Proposition." The screening was at the Egyptian Theater, a beautiful old two story theater on the crest of Seattle's gay friendliest neighborhood,...Read More


Woman fired for fornication

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 09, 2010 | 7:00 PM | comments

This appeared in one of my Google alerts because of the name of the lawyer, but it's definitely a queer issue. It takes a lot of chutzpah to do this to a worker: Jarrestta Hamilton said April of 2009 was...Read More


On agendas, loyalties, cult of personality and an end of the old dichotomy in the LGBT community

Filed by Phil Reese | June 09, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

In the LGBT community we have an addiction. An addiction to boxes. Who am I? I'm a spiritual progressive HIV- white middle-class educated bisexual non-poly cis-gender queer male blogger and LGBT rights organizer & activist. What does that mean? That...Read More


Why Judge Walker's Questions Are Important

Filed by Nan Hunter | June 09, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

During the four months since the big Prop 8 trial ended, Judge Vaughn Walker has presumably been reviewing the transcript and drafting his opinion. Yesterday he issued a list of questions "to assist the parties in focusing their closing arguments"...Read More


Judge Walker's Interesting Prop 8 Questions

Filed by Bil Browning | June 09, 2010 | 12:30 PM | comments

Yesterday Judge Vaughn Walker, the judge overseeing the federal trial on the validity of Prop 8, issued a series of questions he'd like the parties to address in their closing arguments. Rick Jacobs, chair of the Courage Campaign, wrote on...Read More


Poll: Voter Support Surges for Marriage Equality in Washington State

Filed by Joe Mirabella | June 09, 2010 | 9:30 AM | comments

A new poll released by the University of Washington shows a surge in support for marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples. The poll was unique in that it did not ask a binary question "Should gay couple's be allowed...Read More


Same-sex marriage starts in Portugal

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 08, 2010 | 5:00 PM | comments

Add Portugal to the growing list of countries that recognizes same-sex relationships (the Netherlands, Belgium, Norway, Canada, Spain, South Africa, and Sweden). Same-sex marriage started there yesterday. Helena Paixao and Teresa Pires, the first lesbian couple to get married in...Read More


Renting Rights

Filed by Guest Blogger | June 08, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

Editors' note: Laura Matanah is the Publisher/Executive Director of Rainbow Rumpus, the online magazine for youth with LGBT parents. What if the societal rights accompanying a legal marriage came in a vending machine? For a mere $10, you could select...Read More


Odd Comment: The Klan, Bisexual Harems & a Hippie Utopia

Filed by Bil Browning | June 08, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

I've become accustomed to reading tons of really out there comments from readers. Some are cruel to another commenter or the author of the post, others are incomprehensible, and many are just, well, odd. You wonder what was going on...Read More


Rush's fourth marriage proves that he has "sex only within marriage, marriage for life"

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 07, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

The NY Times profiled lesbian conservative Eve Tushnet, and she had this to say about same-sex marriage: But same-sex marriage, she wrote in The New York Post in 2007, "can bring one of three outcomes: A two-tiered marriage culture, where...Read More


Queers Without Borders

Filed by Lisa Weiner-Mahfuz | June 07, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

The oil gushing in the Gulf of Mexico is keeping me up at night. The destruction, ignorance and inaction are just so HUGE. For generations to come the waters, plant life, fish... well let's just say the entire fucking ecology...Read More


Action Alert: NY Senate Vote on Gender Identity Protections

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 07, 2010 | 9:00 AM | comments

In 2002, New York State passed the Sexual Orientation Non-Discrimination Law. There was a bitter fight at the time regarding transgender inclusion. Ultimately, the decision was made to pass the law without transgender inclusion, with the promise that a separate...Read More


Religious Based Discrimination Wins in Moore v. Virginia Museum of Natural History Case

Filed by Michael Hamar | June 05, 2010 | 12:00 PM | comments

The Washington Blade has a story on the Michael Moore v. Virginia Museum of Natural History case wherein the Supreme Court of Virginia refused to hear Moore's appeal. For those not familiar with the case, Moore was fired by the...Read More


The Backbone of Our Work

Filed by Kate Kendell | June 05, 2010 | 10:00 AM | comments

Most of you know I'm the Executive Director of the National Center for Lesbian Rights. Thirty-three years ago, we were founded by two attorneys seeking to help secure the parenting rights of lesbian mothers who were losing their children when...Read More


The Golden Girls on Marriage Equality

Filed by Joe Mirabella | June 05, 2010 | 7:00 AM | comments

RIP Rue McClanahan....Read More


LGBT vs. gay, at my own risk

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 04, 2010 | 3:00 PM | comments

John "what I as a gay man have in common with a man who wants to cut off his penis" Aravosis started the perennial conversation, and it wouldn't be a perennial conversation if I didn't jump in. Here's the title,...Read More


In Anti-Gay Letter to Karger, a Test for the GOP

Filed by Andrew Belonsky | June 03, 2010 | 6:00 PM | comments

There's no doubt our nation's changing its collective mind on the gays. A recent Gallup poll showed that 52% of Americans believe same-sex love is "morally acceptable." Sure, it's not an astounding number, but it's still the highest in history,...Read More


The Many Faces of Charlie Crist: Flip Flopping in Florida

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 03, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Florida Governor and US Senate Charlie Crist just can't seem to make up his mind about who he is. The so-orange-he-could-outshine-John-Boehner politician has long been a man of shifting values depending on who he's talking to and what political race...Read More


Some benefits extended to federal employees

Filed by Alex Blaze | June 03, 2010 | 1:00 PM | comments

Some progress: The same-sex partners of gay and lesbian federal workers can start applying next month for long-term health-care insurance, the Office of Personnel Management said Tuesday. That's great, because long-term health insurance can be incredibly expensive. The more people...Read More


New Rules For The Barracks

Filed by Father Tony | June 03, 2010 | 10:30 AM | comments

According to recent studies, most soldiers are OK with the idea of gay comrades in arms, but the generals would have us believe that straight military personnel are trembling with fear at the thought of the elimination of DADT. I...Read More


Will Mark Kirk's outing stick?

Filed by Phil Reese | June 02, 2010 | 4:00 PM | comments

Tuesday morning, HBO's Outrage! subject Michael Rogers sent the gay/progressive blogosphere abuzz when he revealed that Rep. Mark Kirk had been sexually involved with two men in both his undergraduate and law school years. According to Rogers, these two men...Read More


A Shot Across The Bow...

Filed by D Gregory Smith | June 02, 2010 | 2:00 PM | comments

Today I received in the mail (at my home address no less) an unsigned, unmarked theological terrorism note. When I collected the mail, I looked through it all as usual, tossing the "immediately recyclable" pieces into the bin, and taking...Read More


Al and Tipper Gore No More

Filed by Sara Whitman | June 02, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

Tipper and Al Gore are getting divorced. Forty years of marriage and they don't hate each other, there is no other man or woman. Just grew apart. Life does that sometimes. Gotta go here, gotta do this, you have your...Read More


Blogging for LGBT Families 2010: My "Non-Traditional" Family

Filed by Waymon Hudson | June 01, 2010 | 3:30 PM | comments

Author's Note: Over the past five years, hundreds of bloggers from around the world have participated in "Blogging for LGBT Families" on June 1st, including lesbian moms, gay dads, bisexual parents, transgender parents, adult children of LGBT parents, LGBT individuals...Read More


Rand Paul Wants It Both Ways

Filed by Terrance Heath | June 01, 2010 | 11:30 AM | comments

When I heard Rand Paul’s statement about the civil rights act, I had a sense of deja vu. Not only that I’d heard them before, but that I run into the peculiar conservative phenomenon they represented: wanting have it both...Read More


Underlying Cause of ENDA's Failure: Not MSNBC, Messaging, Or Apathy

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | June 01, 2010 | 8:30 AM | comments

We have been speculating here at The Bilerico Project as to why ENDA failed in this Congressional session. Of course, the fight for ENDA isn't over in this session, but even if it passes the House, it's likely too late...Read More


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Olivia Munn wants marriage

Filed by Ed Team | June 01, 2010 | 7:30 AM | comments

"It's ridiculous and I'm really upset that Obama, as a black man, and all the things that African-Americans have gone through after being oppressed, has said 'you're less than' and cannot stand up and say marriage is a union between...Read More