Rep. Stephen Lynch Drops The Ball on DOMA

By: Sunday March 3, 2013 4:13 pm

I take Rep. Stephen Lynch (D-MA) at his word that an e-mail glitch caused him to be the only member of the Massachusetts congressional delegation not to sign on to the amicus brief asking the US Supreme Court to strike down Section 3 of DOMA.  After all, Rep. Lynch is a co-sponsor of the Respect [...]

Huge Turnout for Hearing In Sexual Minorities Uganda’s Lawsuit Against “Kill The Gays” Bill Promoter Scott Lively

By: Tuesday January 8, 2013 1:11 pm

Over 150 people gathered at the United States District Courthouse in downtown Springfield, Massachusetts on Monday to hear arguments in the case Sexual Minorities Uganda v. Lively. Brought by the advocacy group Sexual Minorities Uganda, the lawsuit “alleges that [Scott] Lively’s actions over the past decade, in collaboration with key Ugandan government officials and religious [...]

‘Kill The Gays’ Bill Instigator Scott Lively Praises God For “Cleansing” City With Violent Explosion, Takes Credit

By: Saturday November 24, 2012 9:49 pm

Scott Lively, an instigator of Uganda’s ‘Kill The Gays’ Anti-Homosexuality bill, doesn’t save all his bile for the gays. He’s got some blood lust for strippers too, it seems. Lively: For about two years I have been including imprecatory prayers in our church services and Bible studies at Holy Grounds Coffee House. Imprecatory prayers are [...]

Pray That Scott Lively Runs For Massachusetts Governor

By: Thursday November 15, 2012 6:04 pm

“I May Run for MA Governor“, declares Scott Lively in his most recent blog post. “I’m probably 90 percent sure that I’m going to do it, but I’m holding back that 10 percent,” Lively told The Republican. He’s considering a run because he is “greatly dismayed at the breakdown of family and morality” in Massachusetts. [...]

Republican Blog “Red Mass Group” Invites Readers to Declare Themselves “Out”

By: Friday April 20, 2012 3:24 pm

Over at Red Mass Group, a Massachusetts-based political blog, Rob Eno declares “I’m Out!“…as a play on an Obama campaign slogan. You’ve probably seen the new campaign by the Barack Obama team entitled, “I’m In”. Well I’m not, I’m out, and I think we need to tell him. So I created some items that help. [...]

U.S. Sen. Scott Brown (R-MA) in the closet about his opinion piece in gay newspaper

By: Monday April 9, 2012 10:05 am

I received my Brown for Senate Weekly Update e-mail this morning, which is a “weekly campaign wrap-up” intended to “keep you up-to-date with the happenings on the campaign trail”. Today’s e-mail describes campaign-related events from last week. Curiously absent from the list of items the Brown campaign chose to highlight was the senator’s guest opinion [...]

U.S. Sen. Scott Brown to LGBTs: You’ll Get No Promises from Me

By: Wednesday April 4, 2012 6:22 pm

How obnoxious can U.S. Sen. Scott Brown (R-MA) be? In a guest opinion published today in Bay Windows, a Massachusetts LGBT newspaper, Brown tells us that I don’t come before you with a checklist of items promising that I will be an advocate for you on each and every one of them. My opponent has [...]

Scott Brown Supports DOMA But Won’t Admit It

By: Saturday February 18, 2012 12:21 pm

Recently my family participated in Credo Mobile’s campaign “Tell Congress: Fight to pass the Respect for Marriage Act and repeal the discriminatory Defense of Marriage Act”. In response, we received the following letter from Senator Scott Brown (R-Massachusetts). Sen. Brown clearly supports the discriminatory federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), but tries to change the [...]

Elizabeth Warren: It Gets Better

By: Wednesday January 25, 2012 12:00 pm

Elizabeth Warren, the leading Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts and strong supporter of equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people, draws on her personal experiences as a teacher in this new It Gets Better video. Professor Warren introduces her video with this message on her Facebook page: MA has been the [...]

I went to Sen. Scott Brown’s Reelection Campaign Kick-off Thursday Night

By: Friday January 20, 2012 11:10 pm

I went to Scott Brown’s reelection campaign kick-off Thursday night. WHAT A SNOOZER. But it was entertaining to watch his attempt at stagecraft. The sidewalk was almost empty outside Worcester’s Mechanics Hall when I arrived about 5 pm. The event didn’t even warrant more than a few protesters, and they were busy being interviewed by [...]

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