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March 26, 2013

Greg Abbott's Theocracy vs. Jed Bartlet's Democracy

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott restated his opposition to gay marriage by rejecting the American principle of democracy and announcing his support, instead, for a theocratic government of which God is the head of the state. From the Austin American-...
July 10, 2012

As PRIDE grows, tragedy strikes Portland, Texas

June 22nd was a day of celebration for millions of LGBT people and LGBT advocates celebrating Pride Day across the country. However, while millions celebrated a tragedy struck Portland, Texas. Many details are still unknown, but on June 22nd a teenage...
June 18, 2012

This 5th grader is adorable AND informed

New York fifth-grader Kameron Slade won a class competition to deliver a speech as part of a school-wide competition but was banned from delivering it by the principal becasue of its controversal topic - marrage equality. Slade ended up delivering the...
June 13, 2012

A Hopeful Outlook for LGBT Texans

Last weekend at the Texas Democratic Party (TDP) and the Republican Party of Texas (RPT) state conventions small but significant progress was made regarding marriage equality here in Texas. Prior to the 2012 TDP Convention the words gay, lesbian, bisexual...