September 20, 2012


Maryland Gov Martin O'Malley on Faith & Marriage Equality

Filed by Karen Ocamb | September 20, 2012 | 4:30 PM | comments

After a long history of LGBT people largely acquiescing to the "right" of faith-based organizations to discriminate, it is stunning to see non-gay political leaders stepping up in support of civil marriage equality - and in the context of their own religious beliefs.Read More


DADT Repeal Anniversary

Filed by James Holmes | September 20, 2012 | 3:30 PM | comments

Well it has been a year. The world hasn't ended. The military is still intact. America has not been destroyed. Read More


The Bain of the 47 Percent

Filed by Terrance Heath | September 20, 2012 | 2:00 PM | comments

Mitt Romney said what he meant and meant what he said. Romney's words echo well-worn right wing rhetoric, but they also reflect the values that informed his vulture capitalism at the helm of Bain Capital and inform his bully economics today.Read More


Why 'Senator' Tammy Baldwin Is Important to You

Filed by Guest Blogger | September 20, 2012 | 1:00 PM | comments

We have never had a United States senator who is an open member of our community, and Tammy Baldwin is poised to break that barrier.Read More


Lawrence of Arabia as Transgender Allegory [Part 2]

Filed by Drew Cordes | September 20, 2012 | 11:00 AM | comments

T.E. Lawrence is a man who's struggling very much with who he is, where he belongs and what he can do write his own fate in the face of great challenges and opposition. This should sound familiar to just about all trans people.Read More


Voter ID Laws, Suppression, & Equality

Filed by Waymon Hudson | September 20, 2012 | 10:00 AM | comments

Silencing swathes of the electorate for political gain may seem like a good idea in the short run, but it stagnates our country. These laws prove some haven't learned from the mistakes of those before us that fought for the right to cast that ballot.Read More


Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Marriage Will Hit Supremes This Term

Filed by Bil Browning | September 20, 2012 | 9:30 AM | comments

"I think it's most likely that we will have that issue before the court toward the end of the current term." -- Ruth Bader Ginsburg politely declining to answer a question about marriage equality during an appearance at the University...Read More

The New Hobbit Trailer

Filed by Bil Browning | September 20, 2012 | 9:00 AM | comments

The newest Hobbit trailer is on the web. How many of you will go to see it in the theater? I'm sure Jerame will get us tickets to see it on opening weekend. He's the biggest Lord of the...Read More