04 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Proposition 8 Finally Ruled Unconstitutional

I can’t get married nor do I want to but this is still a win for our communities (regardless of what I think about the institution of civil marriage). The most important bit from the 138 page ruling: Proposition 8 fails to advance any rational basis in singling out gay men and lesbians for denial […]

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29 November 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Repeal Prop 8 in 2010

Most of us know about the power struggle between ‘gay rights’ groups in California and the lengthy debate over campaigning to repeal Prop 8 in 2010. The ironically-named Courage Campaign officially announced that it would back no such effort due to shrinking support in the polls and lack of financial backing. Seriously, don’t underestimate the […]

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09 October 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Obama – Big fat NOPE

Fantastic cover shot from The Advocate referring to how Obama has let down queers.  He certainly owes the LGBT community much more than he has delivered thus far. But he is telling us to ‘wait’ a little bit longer. Sorry, that just is not acceptable. And with the Human Rights Campaign telling us to cut […]

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18 September 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Maine: Daily Kos Polls Show Yes on 1 Ahead

Here is the polling question and results: As you may know there will be one question on the ballot this November in Maine addressing the issue of same-sex unions. In part it will read “Do you want to reject the new law that lets same-sex couples marry?” A yes vote takes away the right of […]

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03 September 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Drive for Equality

Given all the travel I have done in the past few months, I decided to stay put for a while and actually contribute to something else for a change. So I have taken a short-term post as New Media Director for TravelforChange, to help organize volunteers from out of state for the Maine Equality battle. […]

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