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My Brother Newt Evolves on Marriage: Finally, Something on Which We Can Agree

(138) Comments | Posted December 20, 2012 | 2:30 PM

For pretty much my whole adult life there have been very few political issues on which my brother and I agree. But in an interview that The Huffington Post did with my brother, there were actually multiple items that had me nodding my head when usually it would...

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Prom Shocker: Constance McMillan Invited to Fake Prom

(428) Comments | Posted April 6, 2010 | 2:40 PM

At the Human Rights Campaign, we've been following Itawamba student Constance McMillan's struggle to attend prom with her girlfriend and wear the clothes of her choosing. A court decided her school was wrong to deny her attendance but stopped short of ordering them to hold the...

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Note to Newt: Back Off Harry Knox!

(396) Comments | Posted April 9, 2009 | 10:44 AM

Newt, you've really gone beyond the pale this time.

Earlier this week, as a guest on Greta Van Susteren's show on the Fox News Channel, my brother referred to Harry Knox as "an anti-religious, left-wing zealot." Newt was responding to Harry's recent appointment to President...

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Newt Makes a New Friend

(157) Comments | Posted December 9, 2008 | 12:07 PM

A couple of weeks ago, I wrote an open letter to my brother, Newt, following his bizarre attack on LGBT Americans. I thought he was reaching pretty deep into the GOP's bag of hateful tricks to come up with that one. But, he's got company.

Yesterday, Pat Boone outdid...

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A Letter to My Brother Newt Gingrich

(911) Comments | Posted November 22, 2008 | 1:22 PM

Dear Newt,

I recently had the displeasure of watching you bash the protestors of the Prop 8 marriage ban to Bill O'Reilly on FOX News. I must say, after years of watching you build your career by stirring up the fears and prejudices of the far right, I feel compelled...

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