21 November 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Survey of clueless straight people

Seriously, if you haven’t considered this angle on the issue, have you been living under a rock for 30+ years? Or maybe it wasn’t a rock, maybe it was a cross… Read the rest, since that tends to suppress mental activity and feelings of compassion.

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17 December 2008 ~ 1 Comment

Progressive groups and activists condemn inaugural role for Rick Warren

People for the American Way

… the sad truth is that this decision further elevates someone who has in recent weeks actively promoted legalized discrimination and denigrated the lives and relationships of millions of Americans.
Rick Warren gets plenty of attention through his books and media appearances. He doesn’t need or deserve this position of honor. There is no shortage … Read the rest

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17 December 2008 ~ 4 Comments

Honeymoon over

Well, that was a brief hiatus, when I didn’t feel like crying or screaming every time I heard about the latest political news.
The inauguration hasn’t even taken place yet, and already, folks like me have been slapped in the face. At least with Clinton, it came after he was in office a few days.
So here’s my first complaint… Read the rest

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16 December 2008 ~ Comments Off

Light up the night for equality, OKC 12/20

LIGHT UP THE NIGHT FOR EQUALITY
DECEMBER 20, 2008 | 5PM – 8PM
On the Northwest corner of Reno and Mickey Mantle in Bricktown

WHAT IS IT?

On December 20th, we ask that you join us again for a nation-wide demonstration that will make an impact on the

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19 November 2008 ~ Comments Off

Mike Rodgers is a political genius

He’s not called “The Most Feared Man on the Hill” for nothing.
So here’s how, by aggressively pushing back over a $2,500 donation from one franchisee of an international fast food chain, one pissed off gay man got sexual orientation and… Read the rest gender identity added to the entire company’s employment policy. Said company sent a letter to over 30,000

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18 November 2008 ~ 3 Comments

Cinemark boycott takes off

Update on the Cinemark theater situation. A representative of the company has responded — inadequately. And a website has been created to organize and track the boycott.
Remember: No Milk for Cinemark!
Boycott Cinemark Facebook group… Read the rest

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17 November 2008 ~ 1 Comment

A personal view of marriage equality

Look, I’m not married. I’ve never been married. I never wanted to be married — okay, maybe when I was five I played house or something, but once I was out of early childhood, I always knew I would never get married.
No, my parents weren’t divorced, married for over 60 years.
In a way, I was a feminist before… Read the rest

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17 November 2008 ~ 1 Comment

Join the Impact! badge for Oklahoma – add to your blog or sig

I’ve made this badge for the Join the Impact campaign (well, just edited and added the state name). You can get the code here… Read the rest.
If you are a supporter and have a site or blog, please add it, or to your forum sig. Whatever, if you’re in a position to do it, you know what to do!

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16 November 2008 ~ 4 Comments

Don’t spoil ‘Milk’ by seeing it at a Cinemark theater

In an earlier post about the Prop 8 backlash… Read the rest, I mentioned the fact that the CEO of Cinemark, which runs a chain of theaters, contributed thousands of dollars to the anti-gay Proposition 8 in California and a boycott was in order.
Is this kind of response over-reacting? Is it religious bigotry to fight back against those whose “faith” led

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