Tag Archives: equality

Quote of the Day: Linda Carter on the ‘That’s so gay’ phrase

Today’s quote of the day comes from Washington, D.C.’s METROWEEKLY magazine. Actress and singer, Lynda Carter, reminds us that even the little things that you do can to help move equality forward: When [my son] was a small child, the … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Transgender Woman Wins Right to Wed

While we celebrate victory in Minnesota for gay marriage equality, across the globe is another victory for the freedom to marry. From the Wall Street Journal: Hong Kong’s top court handed down a groundbreaking ruling to allow a transgender woman … Continue reading

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Ill. LGBT Rights Supporters Counter a ‘cynical divide and conquer strategy’ By Anti-gay Marriage Demonstration

From the Chicago Phoenix: LGBT rights advocates and anti-gay marriage demonstrators faced off on the city’s Northwest Side Saturday morning. Conservative religious demonstrators rallying against same-sex marriage outside a Logan Square church were met by dozens of LGBT rights supporters … Continue reading

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Dan Savage Tells Us Why It Gets Better

I’ve done a fair amount of posting about why it is getting better for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people. Pulling out events that demonstrate in a concrete manner that we are moving forward; gaining more acceptance; becoming equal. Trying … 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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Katy Segal for Marriage Equality

I have seen many of these spots, but this is the best one yet She sure gets it right. Most states are harming gay couples and families with their marriage bans.

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Another Gay Marriage Equality Opponent Argues FOR Our Equality

It’s not just National Organization for Marriage’s President, Brian Brown, who’s becoming an accidental activist to help advance the cause of gay marriage equality. Check out the below video which I found at Joe. My. God. Around 1:24, the host, Alfonzo … Continue reading

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My Discrimination Can Beat Up Your Discrimination

Discrimination is discrimination is discrimination no matter what form it takes. Prejudice against a group, based on a real or perceived traits, is still discrimination. That trait can be nationality, gender, culture, skin tone, physical ability, religion and so forth. … Continue reading

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Kiss-Ins as Indirect Action Protest

Debate is taking place among gays about the recent Chick-fil-A kiss-in protests. Are they an effective tool for combating anti-gay policies, speech and law? Or are they too confrontational; providing our opponents with potential propaganda they can use stymie our equality … Continue reading

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