Yep. It's so downright amazing that even Rachel Maddow picked it up.
Monday at 9AM was the first time the new and not-so-improved Watauga County Board of Elections met, a Board now controlled by ...
Eric Alva was the first soldier to be seriously injured in Iraq, losing his leg after stepping on a land mine. After retiring from the military, Alva began speaking out against the "don't ask, don'...
Because there's been so much discussion about Russia lately, and because I've written quite a bit about the immediate context of Russia's anti-gay laws and political difficulties (most recently 1 , ...
Apologies to Dan Savage. Today, the lead article in the Europe section of the New York Times is titled "Gays in Russia Find No Haven, Despite Support From the West." It does a good job in adding ...
Promoted from diaries by Susan Gardner .
Reince Priebus (and apparently many others ) ...
Arguing that discrimination at the Olympics must not be tolerated, George Takei today called for a complete change of venue for the Winter Olympics out of Sochi, Russia.
Last week, ...
I got my latest New Yorker on my Kindle this morning, and while browsing through it, I ran into an article that sounded intriguing entitled Taken . I was utterly shocked and dumbfounded at what I ...
Put this one in the category of signs of change, or maybe amazing things happening in unlikely places.
It started at Costco on Tuesday. James and I usually go through the self-serve checkout, but ...
Sometimes, silence is much more revealing than those words actually spoken. Such is the case with respect to how the NRA has responded to the George Zimmerman verdict: with virtual silence.
Department of Public Safety officers in Austin forced women to throw out tampons and maxi pads before entering the Senate Gallery, where Texas legislators are primed to vote on a devastating ...