Monthly Archives: June 2012

East-Coast Celebrates Marriage Anniversary/West-Coast Prepares for Marriage Fight

Yesterday marked dueling Pride celebrations on both coasts of the country. While New York City was celebrating the one year anniversary of the legalization of gay marriage equality, Pride revelers in Seattle looked forward to November; where Referendum 74 will … Continue reading

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Where SOME Country Artists Stand with LGBT Support

advocate.com has listing of some country artists who, in their words, “Support LGBT Equality.” While some of the quotes are more shrugs than support from their shoulders, I thought it was at least worth a highlight to see where some … Continue reading

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Where Companies Stand On Gay Rights

MSN Money has a brief primer on five companies that are good with gay rights and five that aren’t. Boeing and Goldman Sachs are among the good; Urban Outfitters are among the bad: Because of the clientele it serves, Urban … Continue reading

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Josh Turner’s Album Punching Bag Not a Musical Knockout

Instead of calling Josh Turner’s latest album Punching Bag, it should’ve been called The Love Album. The are songs about good love, bad love, how love makes you feel; both good and bad, songs about the love of God and … Continue reading

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Kenny Chesney on June Men’s Health Cover

The man that I’d love to sit on the beach with and watch the sun set is on the cover of the June 2012 issue of Men’s Health. The article promises Kenny’s “road-tested fitness secrets.” If margaritas and Corona’s are … Continue reading

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Why It Gets Better: Fort Wayne GM Plant Flies Gay Pride flag

More and more corporations are coming out in support of LGBT people in very demonstrable ways. Seeing this kind of acceptance and intergration in the workplace is another reason why it gets better. Why It Gets Better is a series of postings … Continue reading

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Utah School District Takes a Don’t See Gay Approach

The school board of Davis County, Utah recently banned the book In Our Mother’s House by Patricia Polacco; the story of a family headed by two moms. The ban entailed pulling the book from public library shelves and making it … Continue reading

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