10/06/09 – The influential Rev. Troy Perry has written a persuasive guest post for Unite The Fight titled “Why I Support a Return to the Ballot in 2012″. Rev. Perry, founder of the Metropolitan Community Churches (MCC) and long-time LGBT rights activist, sued California along with his husband to have his Canadian marriage recognized which […]
10/06/09-by Bridgette P. LaVictoire Representative Jason Chaffetz has, apparently, not gotten the memo that the Culture War is dead as he accuses the House and Senate Democratic Leadership of not wanting to bring about a vote to put an end to the law which will be voted upon soon to extend marriage in the District […]
March or Maine? A community conundrum.
10/5/09-by Isabell James Gay civil rights for the United States military is just another thing on the President’s desk. Yesterday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” James Jones, President Obama’s national security advisor, said Obama “has an awful lot on his desk. I know this is an issue [Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell] that he intends […]
McDonnell politics bring back the dark age of the Bush 2000 election.
10/03/09- by Bridgette P. LaVictoire “My lord,” Leonard almost wailed, “I really cannot guarantee that sufficiently clever people will be unable to read your messages!” “Good.” “But, my lord, they will know what you are thinking!” Vetinari patted him on the shoulder. “No, Leonard. They will merely know what is in my messages.” The passage […]
10/3/09-by Isabell James On Friday, a Clear Channel billboard in Memphis, TN featuring gay Marine, Tim Smith was ripped to shreds. The destroyed billboard featured Smith in uniform with the words, “I’m gay and I protected your freedom.” Smith was honorably discharged under the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy, 20 days before he was set […]
10/02/09-by Melanie Nathan Call The California Governor, Schwarzenegger to inform him how sick and tired you are of the harassment you are experiencing as a resident of his State. Yes I say it is Harassment – if you are feeling what I am, it is harassment. If you don’t think its harassment call him anyway […]