Posts from January 6, 2013

News: Missy, Stonewalling Hagel, Da Vinci, Twenty Thirteen


Ask the Blue Coat internet security company to eliminate a filtering function that they themselves admit unnecessarily censors LGBT sites. A We The People petition argues that a White House-backed reality show about VP Joe Biden would help bipartisan…

Baltimore Commish Leads Rally Against Anti-Gay Violence


Yesterday, to raise awareness of violence targeting gay people, Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts declared, “I want to come together as a community and make sure we connect and do the right things for every part of our community.…

Obama To Nominate Chuck Hagel As Defense Secretary Tomorrow


It’s official. Or it will be soon. Democratic sources tell Politico that President Obama will hold a news conference tomorrow to formally nominate former Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel as the next Defense Secretary. Obama will also reportedly name…