April 3, 2007

Profiles in Courage: The Fab Five

Filed by Jerame Davis | April 03, 2007 | 7:45 PM | comments

From left to right: Rep. Terri Austin (D-Anderson) r36@in.gov Rep. Earl Harris (D-East Chicago) r2@in.gov Rep. Scott Pelath (D-Michigan City) r9@in.gov Rep. Russ Stilwell (D-Boonville) r74@in.gov Rep. Bob Kuzman (D-Crown Point) r19@in.gov It's rare in politics to find even...Read More

Ding Dong: SJR-7 is dead!

Filed by Bil Browning | April 03, 2007 | 6:59 PM | comments

History has been made, folks! SJR-7, the proposed amendment to outlaw same-sex marriage and civil unions, has been defeated in committee. The amendment is dead. The committee deadlocked in a 5-5 vote. (All democrats except for Rep Dennis Oxley voted...Read More

Fred Phelps does Sweden

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 03, 2007 | 6:07 PM | comments

Not to give them any more attention than they deserve, the Phelps clan has been sending hate faxes to the Swedish royal family:A spokesman for Sweden's royals has confirmed that American preacher Rev Fred Phelps has been faxing hate messages...Read More

Well, there's one thing that the Shia deathsquads, the US military, and the Phelps clan can agree on

Filed by Alex Blaze | April 03, 2007 | 6:04 PM | comments

The senseless killing of queer and genderqueer people in Iraq continues:Iraqi LGBT told PinkNews.co.uk about the murders of many LGBT Iraqis, among them Hasan Sabeh, a 34 year old transvestite, also known as Tamara, who worked in the fashion industry...Read More

Fundraising update

Filed by Bil Browning | April 03, 2007 | 12:44 PM | comments

Thanks anyhow, but we don't need this anymore! Friends, we need your help!!! We are facing a crucial time stopping this bigoted amendment and it is urgent that certain IN House districts are targeted immediately. Indiana Equality and HRC are...Read More

Don't forget!

Filed by Bil Browning | April 03, 2007 | 12:41 PM | comments

Don't forget that The Indiana Lawyer Chapter of the American Constitution Society, the American Values Alliance and Lambda Legal are sponsoring an evening discussion with Paul Smith. Smith, the legal council for the plaintiffs in Lawrence vs Texas, will be...Read More

SJR-7 open thread

Filed by Bil Browning | April 03, 2007 | 11:35 AM | comments

Let's pick SJR-7 as today's Open Thread... So whattaya think boys and girls? Will it come of committee today with Part B removed? Will it make it past a floor vote amended? Will it go on the ballot in 2008...Read More


Quote of the day

Filed by Ed Team | April 03, 2007 | 9:14 AM | comments

"I have had lesbian experiences in the past. But I started having sex quite late on - after I was 18. I was raised a good Catholic girl. I won't say how many men I have slept with, although it's...Read More

Junk in her trunk

Filed by Bil Browning | April 03, 2007 | 6:44 AM | comments

Okay, you have to admit that this has to be one of the best remakes ever. Alanis Morissette takes on the Black Eyed Peas "classic," My Humps. I just can't stop laughing... (Hat tip to Queersighted)...Read More