5/6/11 Coffeehouse: Music and a creative LGBTIQ presentation (via PeaceSmiths)

PeaceSmiths May Coffeehouse Friday, May 6th 8pm First up: Music with Drivin’ Wheel  (Sonny Meadows, Bob Westcott, Robert Langley) Second set: Hermaphrodites with Attitude present “Out Full Monty” Cynthya BrianKate and John Schindler (Un)cover LGBTIQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer) Issues* Third set: Open Mic, maybe you! The PeaceSmiths Coffeehouse is held at: The […]

Interesting compromise: Keeping Rick Warren, adding a gay Bishop

KW: President-Elect Barack Obama has been criticized for inviting Rick Warren – a conservative, anti-gay reverend – to say a prayer at the inauguration. It is an interesting maneuver that Barack Obama has kept Reverend Rick Warren on the schedule,but added an openly homosexual clergyperson, Bishop Gene Robinson. Clever attempt at a political solution – […]

Great article: Prop 8, Gay Marriage, Can the government repeal YOUR marriage?

(excerpt from) Los Angeles Times The law and Prop. 8 California’s Supreme Court will have to untangle two important legal questions. By Goodwin Liu November 10, 2008 Is Proposition 8 the last word on same-sex marriage in California? A debate that started this year in the state Supreme Court met its latest verdict at the […]

Prop 8 opponents plan [and another] Saturday protest

Update 11/13/2008: More protests planned for this Saturday, Nov. 15th in various cities around the country. A good web page is here at Join the Impact. Click on their dates and places links for more info. Update: About ten thousand people showed up at each of the two biggest protests. And, more throughout California, where […]

Sad news for LGBT community, and our humanity: 4 states approve anti-gay measures

Found this article on Common Dreams: Published on Thursday, November 6, 2008 by The New York Times On Day of Hope, Disappointment: Bans in 3 States on Gay Marriage (and another on gay adoption) by Jesse McKinley and Laurie Goodstein The article notes that voters in three states approved bans on gay marriage: California Arizona […]

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