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UPDATED VIDEO: Tensions Explode In Kentucky As Anti-Gay Bigot Defies Supreme Court

UPDATED VIDEO: Tensions Explode In Kentucky As Anti-Gay Bigot Defies Supreme Court

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit UPDATE, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015: NBC News reports that Davis was found to be in contempt of court Thursdays morning. District Court Judge David Bunning has said Davis is bound by an oath of office to perform her duties under the law, and ordered that she be jailed […]

Supreme Court Puts Their Foot Down, Ruling Against Same-Sex Marriage Objector

Supreme Court Puts Their Foot Down, Ruling Against Same-Sex Marriage Objector

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit “After months of hearing from conservatives and fundamentalists about how they were going to secede, leave the country, or burn themselves in effigy over same-sex marriage1,” the day arrived on June 26, 2015 when the United States Supreme Court rendered a 5-4 ruling that same-sex marriage would be […]

House Republicans Pushing Bill To Legalize Discrimination Against Gay Couples, Single Women

House Republicans Pushing Bill To Legalize Discrimination Against Gay Couples, Single Women

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Distressed over the Supreme Courts’ recent decision in Obergefell vs. Hodges, recognizing marriage equality as a Constitutional right, Republicans in Congress have introduced a bill that would legalize discrimination against gay couples. Described by Slate as “a bizarre bill,” The basic purpose of the absurdly titled First Amendment […]

12 Examples Of Bernie Sanders Powerful 50+ Year Record On Civil Rights And Racial Justice

12 Examples Of Bernie Sanders Powerful 50+ Year Record On Civil Rights And Racial Justice

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders has come under recent scrutiny for his position regarding gun rights and what some are characterizing as indifference to civil rights and racial justice. Most recently, Sanders came under fire while speaking at last weekend’s annual meeting of Netroots Nation, the country‚Äôs largest gathering […]

George Takei Smacks Down Clarence Thomas For His Attacks On Same-Sex Marriage – VIDEO

George Takei Smacks Down Clarence Thomas For His Attacks On Same-Sex Marriage – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Actor and social justice activiest George Takei slammed Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas during an interview with Fox 10 this week in Phoenix. With his longtime partner and husband by his side, Takei slammed Justice Thomas for his dissenting opinion to last week’s decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide, […]