Saturday, January 18, 2020

Citizens press for rainbow lighting of Lowry Bridge for Pride

Derek Harley wants the Lowry Avenue Bridge lit up like a rainbow for Pride, especially in light of the Supreme Court decision striking part...

Wis. city council member calls Pride parade ‘deviant’

At a Wausau, Wis., city council meeting on Tuesday night, council member David Nutting used the public comment portion of the meeting to condemn...

Out Twin Cities Film Festival begins on Wednesday

This year's Out Twin Cities Film Festival begins on Wednesday night. In its third year, 2013 promises to be more than just a screening...

Minnesota’s religious right apocalyptic as Minnesota passes marriage equality

The Minnesota Legislature passed marriage equality earlier this week and on Tuesday, Gov. Mark Dayton signed the measure into law. Starting August 1, same-sex...

Handicapping gay marriage in the Senate

A little over half a dozen Minnesota Senators hold the votes that are key to passing marriage equality in Minnesota. Thirty four votes are...

Marriage debate, 5 weeks left: Week in review

Four Minnesota political parties advocate for gay marriage: Greens, Libertarians, Independence and DFL. Minnesota business leaders took out full page ads in metro newspapers. In the...

Minnesota Republicans offer Student Religious Liberties Act

Minnesota House Republicans offered a bill (HF1771) this week that would allow public school students to wear religious themed clothing, lead prayer before, during...

Bachmann to attend anti-gay, conspiracy conference with Bradlee Dean

Rep. Michele Bachmann is scheduled to attend the Awakening 2013 conference in Oviedo, Fla., on Friday and Saturday. The conference will include speeches from...

Brooklyn Park mega-church to host ex-gay women’s conference

Living Word Christian Center, the Brooklyn Park home to local televangelist Mac Hammond, is hosting the "Power of Change Women's Conference" on March 14...

Rep. Colin Peterson only DFLer missing from DOMA repeal brief

Two hundred two members of Congress signed on to a brief in the Windsor case asking the Supreme Court to strike down the Defense...