October 30, 2011


COW: Bose on Social Isolationism

Filed by Bil Browning | October 30, 2011 | 6:00 PM | comments

Over on Alex Blaze's post "Fighting Alienation Is a Revolution," Projector Bose left this comment on one of the reasons for social isolationism that has swept large swaths of the world over the past few decades.Read More


Republican Assemblymember Pushing Referendum to Repeal California Dream Act

Filed by Karen Ocamb | October 30, 2011 | 4:00 PM | comments

California Assemblymember Tim Donnelly has launched an effort to repeal the Dream Act through a referendum.Read More


Zachary Quinto's Halloween Costume

Filed by Bil Browning | October 30, 2011 | 2:00 PM | comments

Last night newly-out actor Zachary Quinto sent out this tweet with a photo of his last minute Halloween costume. What do you think?Read More


Log Cabin LA Hosts Fundraiser for Pro-Gay GOP FL Representative

Filed by Karen Ocamb | October 30, 2011 | 12:00 PM | comments

The Los Angeles chapter of the Log Cabin Republicans is hosting a re-election fundraiser for very pro-gay Floridan Republican Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (first Republican to sponsor the repeal DOMA legislation) on Saturday, Nov. 5.Read More


Social Issues in Indy Mayoral Race

Filed by Bil Browning | October 30, 2011 | 10:51 AM | comments

"We're impressed, too, by Kennedy's clarity on issues important to attracting and keeping young people, and welcoming all kinds of talent to Indianapolis... She also would speak loudly against social legislation -- from over-reaching illegal immigration laws to a state...Read More


Edmonia Lewis: Sculpting Freedom & Independence

Filed by Guest Blogger | October 30, 2011 | 10:00 AM | comments

While many have speculated about her sexuality, Mary Edmonia Lewis was a transformational figure who used her art form to capture the historical legacies of women, African-Americans, and other figures central to black culture and the American Civil War.Read More

Bounville Holds Matthew Shepard Vigil in Laramie

Filed by Ed Team | October 30, 2011 | 9:00 AM | comments

Frequent guest contributor Alan Bounville has been walked his way across America to raise awareness for LGBT issues. In Laramie, Wyoming, he stops with a friend to hold a vigil at the site of the murder of Matthew Shepard....Read More