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Fighting to Ensure Our Progress Is Not Undone in 2012

Joe Solmonese | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Joe Solmonese

We can continue making progress toward DOMA repeal, passing the Employment Non-Discrimination Act and achieving safer schools for our youth. Or we can watch anti-LGBT lawmakers erase our progress.

Herman Cain: I Should Have Spoken Up After Gay Soldier Was Booed

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- (AP/The Huffington Post) Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain says that he should not have stayed silent after the audience at ...

Amanda Terkel

Obama Blasts GOP Candidates' Silence When Gay Soldier Was Booed

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.01.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Obama forcefully called for the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act on Saturday night at the annual Human Rights Campaign fu...

Obama's Big Gay Speech

Wayne Besen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Wayne Besen

Let it be known that the GLBT community is no longer interested in being pals with the powerful or having the famous tell us we are fabulous -- unless it leads to action.

LGBT Activists Criticize Obama's Speech for What Wasn't There, But Miss a Very Big Thing That Was

Adele Stan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Adele Stan

As LGBT people battle for marriage rights, the president's comparison of our struggle to that of the civil rights movement marks a critical turning point.

Thank You, Mr. President, for Offering Us a Seat at the Table

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joan E. Dowlin

Thank you, Mr. President for taking this bold stand. Hopefully, love will win out and your message of civility for all will resound across the land.

National Cause With Global Purpose Must Start at Home

Cathy Brooks | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Cathy Brooks

For the LGBT community, the 40 years since Stonewall have given rise to an amazing tapestry of platforms and outlets through which our voices can be heard.