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Inaugural Concert

Change We Can Be Livin' In: Health Democracy in America

Karen Kisslinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Karen Kisslinger

During the recent pre-inaugural concert on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, Tom Hanks read the last words of Lincoln's Gettysburg address in a way I...

Inauguration 2009: Best Weekend Ever

Casey Gane-McCalla | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Casey Gane-McCalla

It was truly an honor to bare witness to history. Even though I was cold, tired and hungover, I've never felt so alive and excited.

Jason Linkins

Gay Bishop Gene Robinson Jokes About Inauguration On The Daily Show (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Over the Inaugural Weekend, openly gay Episcopal Bishop Gene Robinson found himself at the center of coverage and controversy after his opening invoca...

Jason Linkins

Gay Bishop Gene Robinson Left Out Of HBO Concert Coverage | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Sunday's big Lincoln Memorial show was billed as the "We Are One" concert, intended to celebrate the inauguration of Barack Obama with a spirit of uni...

The Audacity of the Presidential Inauguration Committee: or This Land is Whose Land?

Susan Brison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Susan Brison

I was hoping that hearing Gene Robinson speak at the Inaugural Concert would return to me the joy I felt on election night, but the Presidential Inauguration Committee decided to sell the property rights to HBO.