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The Worst Problem With Jo Becker's Book on 'The Fight for Marriage Equality'

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 06.21.2014 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

The omissions in the book are certainly egregious. But throwing Roberta Kaplan and Edie Windsor under the bus while comparing Chad Griffin to a woman who refused to sit at the back of the bus is truly horrendous.

Going for Broke

George Heymont | Posted 04.15.2013 | Arts
George Heymont

During the 2013 SFIndie Film Festival, Bay area filmgoers were exposed to some fresh new talents. One who quickly caught my attention was Filipino-American Jerell Rosales.

Elise Foley

Progressives 'Break Up' With Obama

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

MINNEAPOLIS -- President Barack Obama is decidedly "not [the left's] boyfriend anymore," progressive supporters of gay- and immigrant-rights said on T...

Meet The Bloggers: Obama Talks With Atrios, Etc.

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

For the first time ever, President Barack Obama met Wednesday with progressive bloggers and took their questions. Obama met with Joe Sudbay of AMERICA...

The Real Picture Behind BP's Command Center Photoshop

John Wellington Ennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
John Wellington Ennis

Awash in the revelations that BP has been manipulating press pictures to make their response look more urgent, the original photo of their Command Center has been located.

Why Fox News Rejected our Clean Energy Ad

Richard Allen Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Richard Allen Smith

There's nothing confusing about the link between oil and terrorist funding. The only confusing thing is why Fox News would reject an ad that calls to defund our enemies by finding new sources of energy.

What the Gay Boycott of the DNC Can Do

Emma Ruby-Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Emma Ruby-Sachs

There is a gay boycott of the Democratic Party afoot, and it has the potential to turn into something that leads to real change in American politics.

DNC Treasurer Blames John Aravosis For Gay Anger At Obama

AMERICAblog Gay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

DNC Treasurer Andy Tobias joined in the comments section last night of John's latest post about the DNC's, and White House's, growing gay problem. And...

Gays Boycott the Democrats - Finally

Jennifer Vanasco | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jennifer Vanasco

Gays and lesbians raise a large amount of funds for the DNC. Until our major issues are addressed, it is time we close the gayTM.

Gay Rights Speech: What Should Obama Say Tonight?

Jose Antonio Vargas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jose Antonio Vargas

What should Obama -- the first minority president -- say in what's being called his "big gay speech"?

Homosexuality as a Weapon of Torture

Karen Ocamb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Karen Ocamb

Policy makers must understand that if their job is to ultimately protect the citizenry, they are complicit in torture if they continue to dismiss abuse of power as "boys will be boys" or bullying or "hazing" as if everyone is just having some good clean fun.

President Obama - Give Us an LGBT Advocate

Karen Ocamb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Karen Ocamb

"Equal rights," while always counted in the litany of core liberal and progressive principles and "values," always is set aside or thrown under the bus in favor of some real or imagined political expediency.

Blog Reader: My Encounter Yesterday With Sarah Palin

AmericaBlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

An AMERICAblog reader was having lunch in Albuquerque, New Mexico today, when who should drop in for a substance-less photo opp? John McCain and Sarah...