July 28, 2011


Ann Coulter Wants a DADT Policy for 'All of Society'

Filed by Adam Polaski | July 28, 2011 | 6:30 PM | comments

On The Joy Behar Show last night, Ann Coulter denounced marriage equality in New York, defended ex-gay therapy, and said that "all of society" should be under a "don't ask, don't tell" policy.Read More


Couple Claims Discrimination at Dollywood

Filed by Bil Browning | July 28, 2011 | 5:00 PM | comments

Tennessee couple Jennifer Tipton and Olivier Odom are accusing Dolly Parton's theme park, Dollywood, of anti-gay discrimination.Read More


North Carolina Postpones Talk of Anti-LGBT Amendment

Filed by Adam Polaski | July 28, 2011 | 3:30 PM | comments

Lawmakers in North Carolina considered adding an amendment to the state constitution to ban same-sex marriage this week. Last night word surfaced that the lawmakers had decided against changing the rules, pushing back discussion until this fall. Read More


The Changed Political Climate for Marriage Equality

Filed by Karen Ocamb | July 28, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Evan Wolfson, founder and president of Freedom to Marry, has spoken up about how the political landscape has evolved in favor of marriage equality. Read More


O'Donnell & Burns on MN School Suicides

Filed by Bil Browning | July 28, 2011 | 1:00 PM | comments

Lawrence O'Donnell talked with Ft Worth councilman Joel Burns, who came out dramatically to his constituents and colleagues during a city council meeting, last night about Bachmann's influence on the school's policy and exactly how much damage it's causing.Read More

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'On the Road' with the Human Rights Campaign

Filed by Adam Polaski | July 28, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

The HRC has announced plans to launch a bus tour that will visit 17 cities in 11 states (plus D.C.), all of which lack LGBT-inclusive nondiscrimination laws. 24 additional states that the HRC will not visit also lack these nondiscrimination laws. Read More


Kermit the Frog's It Gets Better Video

Filed by Bil Browning | July 28, 2011 | 11:00 AM | comments

Okay, this is damn cute. It's not easy being green, but it gets better. Read More

Scarlet Betch 53: Scarlet Flight, Canada Edition!

Filed by Jason Tseng | July 28, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

We chat about the latest in Avengers: Children's Crusade (aka Wiccan has mommy issues), Wonder Woman (not actually the end, j/k! Solicits lie!), Glee, Doctor Who and much much more! Read More


How Larry Kramer Actually Feels About Marriage Equality

Filed by Adam Polaski | July 28, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

Thanks to The New York Times' arbitrary excerpting of a statement he provided to them, Larry Kramer essentially told the public last week that he hates marriage equality. In a new piece, Kramer explains his full argument. Read More


Bradlee Dean Defamation Lawsuit

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 28, 2011 | 8:00 AM | comments

What Does "Muslims...calling for the executions of homosexuals...seem to be more moral than even the American Christians" mean to you?Read More

Massachusetts Congressional Delegation: 'It Gets Better'

Filed by Adam Polaski | July 28, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

The Massachusetts Congressional Delegation - including Sen. John Kerry, who's proven to be an even stronger advocate in recent months, appears in this new "It Gets Better" video. Sen. Scott Brown, who has a mixed record on LGBT rights,...Read More


Dean Alleges Defamation Against Bachmann In $50M Lawsuit

Filed by Dr. Jillian T. Weiss | July 28, 2011 | 7:30 AM | comments

"On information and belief, Defendants Birkey, The Minnesota Independent, Rachel Maddow, and NBC and MSNBC, in concert with others, have set out to and did willfully and maliciously harm the presidential campaign of Congresswoman Michele Bachmann." --Anti-Gay Minister Bradlee Dean,...Read More