Post Tagged with: "Defense of Marriage Act"

SCOTUS Rules Portion of Defense of Marriage Act Unconstitutional

BREAKING:  The Supreme Court rules a portion of the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional. Stirkes down DOMA. The court said the federal government cannot disparage marriages recognized by the states. It was a 5-4 decision. “DOMA singles out a class of persons deemed by a State entitled ot recognition […]

by · June 26, 2013 · Breaking News
GOP Hiding Behind SCOTUS Justices’ Robes to Remove Gay Marriage as Political Liability

GOP Hiding Behind SCOTUS Justices’ Robes to Remove Gay Marriage as Political Liability

The Republicans are dying for the issue of gay marriage to go away and the only way they surmise that can happen is if the U.S. Supreme Court rules that the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional. That would take it off the table and it wouldn’t be their doing. […]

by · March 28, 2013 · Latest News
Prominent Republicans, Including Meg Whitman, Sign Brief In Support of Gay Marriage

Prominent Republicans, Including Meg Whitman, Sign Brief In Support of Gay Marriage

Many Republicans are coming around to accepting and supporting gay marriage. Dozens of prominent Republicans including Christine Todd Whitman and David Stockman, have signed a legal brief arguing that gays have a constitutional right to marry. That position is the opposite of what many right wing evangelicals believe. This points […]

by · February 26, 2013 · Gay Rights
First American Female in Space Sally Ride Comes Out in Obit, References 27-Year Relationship with Tam O’Shaugnessy

First American Female in Space Sally Ride Comes Out in Obit, References 27-Year Relationship with Tam O’Shaugnessy

SALLY RIDE DIES FROM PANCREATIC CANCER:  Astronaut Sally Ride comes out in her obit, that mentions her 27-year relationship with Tam O’Shaugnessy,  a professor emeritus at San Diego State University. Will that change her legacy as being the first female astronaut? Heck no. In fact, I don’t see Sally Ride’s sexual […]

by · July 24, 2012 · Gay Rights