“To push for peace is ultimately a personal sacrifice, for leadership is not easy. It is born of a passion, and it is a commitment.”
In which Rush Limbaugh is just as wrong as one could possibly be.
I’ll take her any way I can get her
Stories were told, pictures were taken, sexy eyes were made.
Artist Attack! Zanele Muholi Boldly Archives the Difficult Love of South Africa's Black Lesbian Community
“Even if you don’t understand, you refuse to understand, you have something to process”
Jamie’s Team Pick: “The illegal part is the whole point”
“In the past, executive orders setting standards for contractors have not only put an American ideal of equal opportunity into practice; they have also helped show employers that ending discrimination is good for business.”
Jamie’s Team Pick: Sexy graphs from a recent Stanford University study illustrate said gender gap
“One form of discrimination ignored or even sanctioned by many states for too long has been discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.”
Twins who can harmonize and also wear a mean mustache.
News, commentary, interviews and activism! Being smarter is how you make new friends and have the shiniest hair.
“Less than half of the teachers surveyed believe a gender nonconforming individual would feel comfortable at their school. “
“I’m just your average lesbian truck-driver.”
Enough of these lists ranking the most successful — wouldn’t it help more to pay attention to who’s the least powerful?
With a new prime minister who supports gay rights, maybe Jamaica will finally see equality.
Jamie’s Team Pick: What to expect when you’re expecting, and identify as a butch dyke.
Welcome to the mainstream, for better or worse.
“On behalf of all gays and lesbians living in Minnesota, I would like to wholeheartedly apologize for our community’s successful efforts to threaten your traditional marriage.”
“All people, including lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) persons, are entitled to enjoy the protections provided for by international human rights law.”
Jamie’s Team Pick: Artist Carlos Motta sees his queer difference as an opportunity to create a utopic space. Brilliant!
Candace Gingrich-Jones on Rachel Maddow = Pure Bliss.
Jamie’s Team Pick: Cats for cats!
“…under the proposed legislation, even writing journalistic pieces such as this would be illegal.”
“Cain later told Fox News that abortion should not be legal, but the family can make the decision to break the law.”
Ohio judge Paul Spurgeon ruled that because same-sex couples aren’t legally married, they aren’t entitled to protection from domestic violence.