Thursday, August 18, 2011

Today's Headlines From LGBTQNation

Indeed, God has a better way

August 18 — The unfortunate truth is that there are people who, despite their stated goals, seek not to unite, but rather break apart communities. These folks, motivated by a “life-or-death” mission, seek to push LGBT people back into the closet and even into the grave... Read more »

Silly phony ‘activist’ Michael Brown claims that gays are ‘sexualizing’ children

August 18 — In a column in One News Now, an “activist” named Michael Brown reveals the ignorance of the religious right when it comes to the gay community. Read more »

Christine O’Donnell bails on Piers Morgan to avoid answering gay marriage questions

August 18 — Taking a page out of the Michele Bachmann playbook, tea party favorite and failed candidate for U.S. Senate Christine O'Donnell abruptly ended a CNN interview to avoid answering questions about gay marriage and "Don't Ask, Don't Tell." Read more »

Rhode Island: Only nine couples take advantage of same-sex civil unions law

August 18 — On July 2nd of this year, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee signed a bill which legalized civil unions in the Ocean State. Though Governor Chafee recognized that the bill was [...] Read more »

Bullied gay teen meets with President Obama, proposes LGBT youth advisor

August 17 — When we last checked in with Caleb Laieski -- a gay teen from Arizona who started his anti-bullying activism when he was forced to drop out of high school at [...] Read more »