Thursday, May 26, 2022

One in Five US Same-Gender Couples Call Themeselves “Married”

Some say "partner," some say "wife" or "husband," but the data is in - a little over one in five same-gender, unmarried domestic partners...

Poll: 92% of Iowans not effected by same-gender marriage

Underscoring an argument marriage activists have used for years, a new poll by the Des Moines Register shows 92% of Iowans surveyed said same-gender...

Pumps and Pearls Review

On Thursday nights at The Townhouse Bar in Saint Paul, a very talented group of performers gathers to entertain the troops. Jamie Monroe is Miss...

Will Marriage Equality Fail in Maine?

A Research 2000/Kos poll of 600 likely Maine voters conducted between September 14-16 shows that, if Mainers voted today, a ballot measure to ban...

WI Rep. Tammy Baldwin — Why care about healthcare?

Southern Wisconsin's Representative Tammy Baldwin - probably the highest-profile lesbian in national politics - issued a short video yesterday, arguing that LGBT Americans should...

Minnesota state fair-goers okay with rights for same-sex couples

The Minnesota Senate conducted their annual, unscientific poll at the Minnesota State Fair and the verdict is in: People attending the Great Minnesota Get-Together...

Senior sailor cagey about DADT

With momentum building behind a re-thinking of the military's Don't Ask Don't Tell policy, the nation's highest-ranking military officer is being cagey about his...

Anoka-Hennepin Teacher: It’s all lies!

One of the Anoka-Hennepin teachers accused of harassing a student with anti-gay slurs has hit back against charges that she and her co-worker, Walter...

Marriage vs. Employment Discrimination

This morning, US Reps. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Jared Polis (D-CO), and Jerry Nadler (D-NY) announced a new bill that would repeal the federal Defense...

Rivalry between activist groups endangers ant-Prop 8 fight

It looks like 2008 all over again -- internecine fighting in the pro-equality camp seems to be distracting California's two biggest anti-Proposition 8 organizing...