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Ireland Loves Marriage Equality! #YesVote

Congratulations, Ireland! 

Ireland made history today by becoming “the first country to approve same-sex marriage by a popular vote, sweeping aside the opposition of the Roman Catholic Church in a resounding victory.”


gender, culture and biology

Ah, Ireland has voted for marriage between people in love as the only qualification–quite a departure from the Catholic canon.  (maybe now they can drink less on St. 588 more words

One small thing for Marriage Equality

A Writer’s appeal for 10 minutes of your time.

I CAN sense you rolling your eyes, which were probably glazing over. Another person carrying on about marriage equality in Australia? 467 more words

LGBT Equality

This Counts As A Victory

Since the beginning of the Louisiana legislative session in April, I’ve been working in a coalition to defeat the badly named “Marriage and Conscience Act.” 716 more words

Pro Choice, Pro LGBTQ and Against HB 707

Invited to attend the Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast spring luncheon, I attached my Trust Women pin to a rainbow ribbon and headed out the door to pick up my feminist fellow traveler. 918 more words

Questions coming at you

A Writer’s non-fiction debut.

ONE random night in 2004 Michael Burge’s long-term partner, choreographer Jonathan Rosten, died suddenly while rehearsing a show.

In the midst of the ensuing grief, Jono’s relatives started the secret and devastating process of disenfranchising Michael from his position as Jono’s next of kin. 881 more words

My Story

Unicameral Needs Your Voice on LB586, WorkPlace Protections.

OMAHA, NE – The Nebraska Unicameral Session for 2015 is almost over, just 10 days or less actually. It is crunch time in the Nebraska Equality Movement! 260 more words