Monthly Archives: November 2012

Why It Gets Better: Post-Election Headlines

For any Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Transgender (LGBT) Youth out there who are looking for reasons for hope, take a look at screen capture for post-election headlines on the advocate.com (click image for bigger version). You want real-time, concrete reasons … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day: Sen. Ed Murray of Seattle

Speaking to the crowd after returns were announced, an emotional Sen. Ed Murray, of Seattle, primary sponsor of Washington’s same-sex-marriage legislation, said, “We celebrate tonight not the victory of one set of Washingtonians over another; instead, we celebrate the belief … Continue reading

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Headlines of the Day from this Historic Election

Below are my two picks for the headlines on this historic day. These are both running on the Seattle Times website. I flipped them (Obama’s article was the lead) because I felt that complimented the feel of our community more. … Continue reading

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The Behavior that Defines Gay and Lesbian People

Jeremy Hooper over at the blog G-A-Y (good as you) has a blog post that shows us that youth isn’t our only hope for the future of equality. An elderly woman calls into the Jan Mickelson radio show, Mickleson in … Continue reading

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The Most Historic and Exciting Election in History — Take 2

Today’s the day we could make history (or not). On the ballot in four states are issues related to gay marriage equality. In Washington state, Maryland and Maine, we want voters to approve already passed gay marriage equality legislation. In … Continue reading

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African-American Support for Marriage Equality: Donzaleigh Abernathy, Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Godneice

Prepared to be wowed! Learn more about Ralph David Abernathy

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Asking the Important Follow Up Question in the Gay Marriage Equality Fight

BuzzFeed has a lengthy article on Brian Brown, the National Organization for Marriage’s President, about the upcoming votes on marriage equality happening November 6. In the article Brown differentiates between what is and is not discrimination against gay people: “I … Continue reading

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African-American Support for Gay Marriage Equality: Steve Harvey

Washington, DC’s MetroWeekly interviews comedian Steve Harvey at the Mark Twain Awards (Ellen Degeneres was the recipient) were he gives some common sense commentary on his views about gays and gay marriage equality.

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The ‘REAL’ Problem with Log Cabin Republican’s Endorsement of Mitt Romney

Casey Pick, the program director for Log Cabin Republicans, writes on BlogHer about the reasoning behind Log Cabin Republicans qualified endorsed of Mitt Romney. The defense is peppered with ‘he’s not so bad’ and ‘we can work with him’ statements which would have been … Continue reading

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