President Obama’s Remarks At the White House LGBT Pride Reception

By: Thursday June 13, 2013 7:23 pm

Today President Obama delivered the following remarks at the LGBT Pride Month celebration at the White House. REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT A RECEPTION FOR LGBT PRIDE MONTH THE PRESIDENT:  All right, I will not beat that act.  (Laughter.)  We could not be prouder of Zea and Luna for the introduction.  And welcome, all of [...]

Transgender Soldier Meets the President

By: Thursday June 6, 2013 1:18 am

Crossposted with permission from OutServe Magazine, the magazine of OutServe-SLDN. By Anonymous Memorial Day weekend is, first and foremost, about remembering those who have made the ultimate sacrifice. It honors the many sacrifices of those who served and who are currently serving. It lifts up families and friends who have lost loved ones to combat [...]

Obama Administration Giving LGBT Advocates The Runaround On Workplace Discrimination EO And Legislation?

By: Wednesday April 17, 2013 5:08 pm

One year ago last week, on April 11, 2012, White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett told LGBT advocates that President Obama wasn’t prepared “at this time” to issue an executive order that would protect LGBT workers who are employed by federal contractors from workplace discrimination. Such an order would “make it illegal for companies with [...]

The President goes on Leno and says: ‘Rape is rape. It is a crime.’

By: Thursday October 25, 2012 7:03 am

A simple statement. And it’s tragic that in a presidential race in 2012 any candidate has to state the obvious. But the right of a woman to make medical decisions of the most personal and private nature is on the table because of the insistent qualifications of rape by the GOP led by Mitt Romney.. [...]

New effort to harm Obama in eyes of black voters will fail

By: Thursday October 11, 2012 7:46 am

According to the Advocate magazine, there is now a HUGE effort to keep African-Americans from voting for President Obama because of his support of marriage equality: A nonprofit group of African-American faith leaders has pledged $1 million toward an anti-Obama ad campaign encouraging black voters to abandon the president at polls in November, due to [...]

How many myths can Mittens spew in 38 minutes of a debate?

By: Thursday October 4, 2012 7:21 pm

At least 27. I didn’t watch the debate in real time; I was jamming in Greensboro at a Journey concert — front row seats. I asked my peeps on Facebook and Twitter if I missed anything interesting about the debate. Folks didn’t hold back. Of course when I did watch the debate, I was glad [...]

The #FAIL continues: WND’s Jerome Corsi moves from birther to ‘Obama is Gay’ investigation

By: Wednesday October 3, 2012 12:20 pm

Good night. When the winger crowd has NOTHING else to throw on the wall, they go for “the HOMO” or “the NEGRO” scare tactics. President Obama presents a two-for-one opportunity for WorldNetDaily honcho (and discredited author) Jerome Corsi.  Finally tossing out the ineffective birther tactics, he goes all-out with the proposition that Barack Obama 1) [...]

Transcript: President Obama’s Remarks to the 2012 Democratic National Convention

By: Thursday September 6, 2012 10:28 pm

Remarks as prepared for delivery the President began his speech around 10:30 PM ET… “But know this, America: Our problems can be solved. Our challenges can be met. The path we ofer may be harder, but it leads to a better place. And I’m asking you to choose that future. I’m asking you to rally [...]

I’d Apparently Be A “Taker” In An Ayn Rand/Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan Presidency

By: Monday August 13, 2012 7:28 am

My views on charity are very simple. I do not consider it a major virtue and, above all, I do not consider it a moral duty. There is nothing wrong in helping other people, if and when they are worthy of the help and you can afford to help them. I regard charity as a [...]

Rev. Irene Monroe: Black ministers follow Obama

By: Wednesday May 16, 2012 8:00 pm

African-American ministers have come out for, and against, Obama’s stance on marriage equality. LGBTQ activists of African descent have pondered what would be the catalyst to rally those African-American Christian ministers to support same-sex marriage and engage the black community in a nationwide discussion. Last week the answer arrived in President Barack Obama’s support of [...]

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