Anyone who thinks that the Tea Party Movement is simply about fiscal conservatism, need to take a step back and really look at what the Tea Party, and those pushing it forward are all about.
Archive for November, 2010
I wrote about this case a few weeks ago. “You are required to perform the marriage ceremony within the District of Columbia with all parties in physical attendance,” the letter from a Superior Court judge states. It was crushing news for those who thought technology had created a loophole in the nation’s scattered approach to same-sex marriage. via Congress.org – News : Texas gay marriage annulled. Photo by ByÂ alex-s
Saw this on Facebook: Nearly one year later – these words could not ring much truer – “Hope 2.0 is about using the lessons of Dr. King to create the conditions that give them no other choice.” GetEQUAL is looking for people willing to play a “State Lead” role in our 2011 campaign – if you’d like to be actively involved in our next steps – email: INFO@GetEQUAL.org Some within the LGBT movement see GetEqual[Read More…]
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This is from the Huffington Post. New Jersey’s attorney general said Tuesday that school officials in Emerson, N.J., failed to stop the bullying of one of its student — which included threats and assaults — for six years, according to the Boston Herald. Attorney General Paula T. Dow announced that the New Jersey Division on Civil Rights found that there is probable cause that the district’s board of education ignored the harassment, violating the state’s[Read More…]
…”The Hate Agenda” specifically since most anti-gay groups attack LGBT’s as having some Gay Agenda, when in reality, the gay agenda is simply a matter of being treated as equals in our society, and having the same rights and freedoms as everyone else. But no one has really, until the SPLC, labeled the oppositions efforts as an agenda of hate.
Saw this story posted to Facebook, but TruthWinsOut, which you can also find in my blogroll, and the link below is to an article about this in the Huffington Post. A high school football team took a page out of the “Glee” playbook when they shook it to Beyonce to win their school some cash. The Decatur Central High School team in Central Indiana spoofed a scene from the show where the football team dances[Read More…]
Earlier this year, I was in Provincetown for my close friends, Brenda and Harriet’s wedding. Ptown is very close to the site of the Pilgrim’s landing, and home to a museum Â about those crazy Pilgrims, and their adventures to get here. While my library has many books in it that I’ve had since childhood, one of my favorite books is missing. A small paperback that told the Pilgrim’s story. I remember using it in school[Read More…]
I saw this on Daniel’s blog, and the link below is to the original story on HuffPo. With World AIDS Day just around the corner, it is nice to see some good news for a change. AIDS Prevention: Pill Helps Gay Men Avoid HIV Infection, Study Finds Tuesday: U.N. officials said new HIV cases are dropping dramatically worldwide. A study showed that a daily pill already on pharmacy shelves could help prevent new infections in[Read More…]
Spark is one of the best holiday parties this December is also a fundraiser for one of the best Pittsburgh LGBT event, and I hope we will see you there!