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Don't Forget the Youth: College Democrats of America Fighting to Represent Students Across America

Katie Naranjo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Katie Naranjo

Millions of young voters showed up at the polls to vote for President Obama. These activists are still working hard, fighting for candidates and constitutional initiatives on the ballot this November.

Judge Walker Asks You: "Should the Olson/Boies Trial be Televised?

Rick Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Jacobs

Those who make careers of raising and banking money by denying equal rights to others want to maintain total control over the media on the eve of the most historic civil rights case in at least a generation.

Major Setback to Campaign to Restore California Marriage Equality in 2010

Chris Prevatt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Prevatt

The departure of Courage Campaign from the 2010 campaign removes a significant amount of volunteer resources from the signature gathering efforts to place an initiative on the ballot next November.

America's Gay Leadership Crisis

Rupert Russell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rupert Russell

At a time when gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people are flourishing in America's public life like never before, those charged with advancing their civil equality have retreated into the closet.

When Should Gay Marriage Advocates Try to Reverse California's Prop 8?

William Bradley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Bradley

This week, a few organizations championing same-sex marriage will announce their opinions as to whether to try to reverse Prop 8 in 2010 or 2012.

Lt. Dan Choi Takes "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Directly to Obama

Linda Milazzo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Linda Milazzo

Outside the hotel on Wilshire Boulevard across from the Beverly Hilton, Lieutenant Dan Choi was surrounded by several hundred gay rights/equal rights supporters who hung on his every word.

Gays Picket Bill Clinton Speech

Towleroad | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Despite a petition from the Courage Campaign signed by more than 26,500 people calling for him to respect the boycott of Proposition 8 supporter Doug ...

Fidelity for Gay Marriage? Ask Ken Starr and Bill Clinton

Rick Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Jacobs

Is Prop 8, which passed by a slim majority in November, an amendment to the constitution or is it a revision?

VIDEO: Arnold's Christmas Nightmare

Rick Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Jacobs

2008-12-24-jacobs.jpgHere's a California Carol from the Courage Campaign in time for the Christmas Arnold wants to give us all.

Obama Teaches the Gays

Rick Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Jacobs

The Mormon Church and its subsidiary allies brilliantly pumped in money and lies into a cynical campaign to strip rights from people. They ran a much better campaign than the No side.

Mormon Church on Prop 8: We Oppose Civil Rights (But Don't Tell)

Rick Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Jacobs

On Daily Kos yesterday, Dante Atkins provided a smoking gun memo showing that the Mormon Church has planned for more than a decade to hide behind others in its attempt to suppress civil rights.

My Brief Journalistic Dilemma Over California's Prop 8

Karen Ocamb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Karen Ocamb

A producer for a local NPR radio station called to cancel my appearance on the network version of the show -- because the guest host wanted someone non-partisan.

Do Mormons Deserve Equal Protection Under the Law?

Rick Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Jacobs

California's Proposition 8 is anti-American. When in history has this country grown stronger through division, through the premise that stripping away equal rights somehow strengthens us?

California: Yes on Obama, No on Equal Rights

Rick Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Jacobs

If the Sarah Palin "no on abortions, even in cases of rape and incest" movement gets its way with Proposition 4, California's constitution will force minors to receive the permission of their parents to get an abortion.

Schwarzenegger and McCain Lead America's Yacht Party

Rick Jacobs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Jacobs

Gov. Schwarzenegger, an ardent backer of McCain's presidential bid, showed us his real vision of a "post-partisan" future, only it looks very much like the Bush/Rove past.

Max Follmer

Dems Set To Kill Feinstein Censure Resolution

HuffingtonPost.com | Max Follmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein and the state's Democratic Party pushed back Wednesday against a proposal by a coalition of progressives to censure t...

Bradley Whitford Calls On Voters In YouTube Plea

LA Times | Tina Daunt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Whitford, a Democrat best known for his role as the president's deputy chief of staff on "The West Wing," decided to put together a short video for th...