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We Are Moving FORWARD!

This piece first appeared on Cognitive Relevance, and has been reposted with permission from the author. I laughed first when I read Ted Cruz's comment...

Happy Valentine’s: Sen. Ted Cruz introduces State Marriage Defense Act

On Thursday, Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) jumped into the gay marriage debate right before the Valentine's Day holiday introducing a bill that defends the...

Federalism & Administrative Violence: A Candid Response to the End of...

The Supreme Court of the United States ruled today that DOMA (The Defense of Marriage Act) is unconstitutional in a 5-4 majority decision. A...

Gay Rights Advocates Owe Immigration Reform Supporters a Pass

Last week’s historic advancing of a landmark immigration reform bill created a “tit for tat” moment among minority and gay allies when gay rights...

Puerto Rico’s Religious Right Promises to Keep Fighting

As Puerto Rico slowly inches towards parity with other progressive states in LGBTI (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex) rights, the Island’s religious right...

Immigration Bill Passes Senate Judiciary Committee; Gay Couples Left Out

Yesterday the Senate Judiciary Committee passed the immigration bill out of its committee by a vote of 13-5 ending the markup session. The bill...

SCOTUS Turns to DOMA Today; Experts Say Justices May Strike it...

For the second day in a row, the Supreme Court addressed gay marriage. Yesterday the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the constitutionality of...

Rob Portman & Hillary Clinton: There’s a Right and Wrong Way...

Within a week of each other former Secretary of State and presumptive 2016 frontrunner Hillary Clinton and perpetual VP sleeper Senator Rob Portman (R-OH)...

Prominent Republicans Say “Prop 8” Must Go

More than 75 influential Republicans have signed a legal brief in support of same-sex marriage, as the GOP divide over the issue widens in advance of a major Supreme Court ruling.

LGBT Rights in California: How Radio Host Bill Handel is Changing...

Recently, the nine U.S. Supreme Court justices went behind closed doors to consider California’s Proposition 8 and determine whether gay and lesbian couples have...