Posts from November 3, 2012

News: Pakistan, Gay Jews, Hulk Hogan, Roll Back The Clock

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Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington is calling on the IRS to investigate Catholic Bishops like David Jenky who use their pulpit to influence elections. This picture of President Obama was taken at a campaign office in Florida right a…

‘Boston Globe’ Knocks Down Anti-Gay Lie

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In an op-ed published today, the Boston Globe‘s editorial staff tore into right wing claims that marriage equality will lead to “homosexual indoctrination” in public schools. As part of that erroneous argument, anti-gay activists po…

New York City Subways At 80% Operation, Says MTA

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Many feared it would be a few weeks before inter-borough travel would be restored in New York City post-Sandy, but we received some good news today. Even though it may be a while before things get back to normal, Governor Cuomo and the MTA today anno…

Girl With Two Dads Asks Obama For Advice On Bullying

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Abby Evans has company in the cute little politicos brigade: Sophia Bailey Klugh. Via Huffington Post comes this letter from Klugh, a 10-year old girl with two fathers who adores President Obama and asks his advice on what to do about kids who make f…

NOM Launches More Hateful Ads In Minnesota: VIDEO

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The anti-gay National Organization for Marriage has been funneling loads of dough to help the conservative Minnesota for Marriage and write homophobic discrimination into the state’s constitution. And they seem intent on spending that money before ne…

University Of San Diego Bars Brit For Gay Marriage Support

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A few weeks ago, British theologian Tina Beattie joined about two dozen other Catholics in signed a letter published in The Times of London in which they support marriage equality. “[It is] perfectly proper for Catholics, using fully informed c…