Prop 8 Makes Its Stage Debut

Dustin Lance Black, the writer behind J. Edgar and Oscar winner for Milk, is bringing the story of California’s Proposition 8 to the stage.

Is Marriage Equality Important?

| November 12, 2008 - 1:40 am

Tags: demonstration, gay marriage, LGBT, lgbt rights, Proposition 8, rally, religious right

I have been fairly silent about the passage of disappointing ballot initiatives in California, Florida, and Arizona, restricting the marriage rights of queer people in those states.  I have been silent on this because until recently, the issue of marriage equality was, quite frankly, not that important to me.  I realize that that sentiment might have made me a little unpopular in the queer commu

Democratic President, Democratic Congress, but no rights for gays

| November 5, 2008 - 12:23 pm

Tags: adoption, arizona, Arkansas, California, gay rights, LGBT, marriage, Proposition 8

Despite proclamations of "yes we did," a lot has not been done in this country, including recognizing the rights of gay people to marry and adopt children.